GRAFT vs host disease has been a common chronic disease in older days when tissue grafting derived from other people had been a common practise until the advent of artificial implants. Present day stem cell therapy involves transplantations which has again given triggered the frequency of the disease again. A new therapy has come up to solve the problem, but will it be effective enough?
A promise for knife- free pain less natural way stem cell facelifting offered by Giampapa Institute for Anti-Aging Medical Therapy in Montclair, NJ, US.
Advanced Cell Technology Inc. and researchers from Harvard University and Massachusetts claimed that they have identified a technique that involves soaking cells in human proteins to produce cells that behave like embryonic stem cells.
Bay area companies are one step ahead in the exploding field of stem cell research. The counties of San Francisco, San Mateo and San Diego, along with the cities of Boston and Madison, Wis., have become major hubs of the nation’s fast-growing biotechnology sector, which includes companies working on stem cells and other areas of regenerative medicine.
$5.8 Million stem research grant has been allowed by the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine(CIRM) to the researchers of Stanford University’s School of Medicine today to find and focus on ways to stimulate existing adult stem cells to heal damaged nerves, bone, skin and cardiac muscle.
The researchers at the Spanish National Cancer Research Center in Madrid, Spain prepared a mouse model of Xeroderma Pigmentosum (XP). It is a disease in which patients have increased sensitivity to ultraviolet (UV) radiation.
Although stem cell therapy has not been legalized in the West, Eastern nations, specifically in Thailand the therapy is used on a large scale. Thailand plays a home to medical tourism. Millions of people across the world visit the country to seek medical care that are lacking in other countries. In a recent update, it was found that Bangkok was offering a facial wrinkle removal treatment for £2,000 to £20,000.