Stem cell is all ready to set another array of success story in ophthalmic treatment. Congenital retinal degeneration or retinal degeneration, a major cause of blindness, related to ageing can be repaired by the incorporation of stem cells. It has not been tested clinically till now, but has been successful in animal testing. It promises a bright future.
Researchers from Singapore have identified a tumor suppressing protein PP2A (protein phosphatas 2A) in fruit flies brain that can prevent brain tumor forming by regulating the regeneration process of stem cell.
Stem cell can also create mental bondage, can create new families, it can create a true sense of pure blood relations
Indian biotech company Stempeutic Research Pvt Ltd, a group company of Manipal Group, able to achieve the land mark of producing stem cell drug for over 10,000 patients from a single healthy donor.
Its like a entirely new life for 62 years old West Virginia man, Terry Areford. He is so much over whelmed by the stem cell treatment that he wants the rest of the United States and the world should know that stem cells therapy can help congestive heart failure.
Once again a 29 years old man who had severe injury in the upper cervical cord in a road accident (two years ago) achieved significant improvement after having successful stem cell therapy at the Salem Manipal Hospital, India.
A team of haematologists lead by Dr, Ashis Mukhopadhyay at Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Cancer Institute, Kolkata, performed a successful autologus stem cell transplant to an eight year old girl who was suffering from neuroblastoma, a kind of cancer.
Excessive genotoxic stress triggers differentiation of melanocyte stem cells(MSCs) and help graying the hair.
Indian doctors proved wrong the strong belief that brain injury never cured. The pressing requirement to help disabled persons due to brain injuries led them to work on stem cell therapy for finding out a solution. As researchers believed that stem cell is the only hope that can faced this kind of critical situation.
Korean scientists discovered that fat under the eyelids which was previously discarded after double eyelid surgery contains abundant amounts of neural stem cells, that may hold the ability to cure diabetes, the disease which has been identified as a slow killer.