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2014-10-16 08:30:32

NEW YORK, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Analyst Report by Small Cap IR. Actinium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE: ATNM) - According to the World Health Organization, over 14 million new cases of cancer are reported each year, and cancer cases are expected to surge 57% worldwide over the next 20 years. The fastest growing hospital treatment in the United States to treat this disease is Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation; the transplantation of multipotent hematopoietic stem cells...

2014-10-14 08:34:02

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SynGen, Inc., a company focused on the development and commercialization of instrument systems that harvest stem and progenitor cells from umbilical cord blood, bone marrow, peripheral blood, and cell culture, announced today that it has moved its corporate headquarters to a new location in Sacramento, California. The headquarter's new address is 100 Howe Avenue, Suite 185N, Sacramento, CA 95825-8219. All other contact information,...

2014-10-08 08:27:27

Need continues for more donations to increase national blood inventory OTTAWA, Oct. 8, 2014 /CNW/ - Since launching its appeal last week, Canadian Blood Services has seen a noticeable increase in blood donations across the country. This has reduced the national blood inventory gap by one third. However, the inventory is still not where it needs to be. "We would like to thank everyone who visited a clinic, made an appointment, or encouraged family or friends to make a blood donation. We have...

2014-10-05 08:21:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SynGen, Inc., a company that focuses on the development and commercialization of instrument systems that harvest stem and progenitor cells from umbilical cord blood, bone marrow, peripheral blood, and cell culture, announced today that it has secured additional financing from Bay City Capital, LLC, a San Francisco-based life sciences venture capital firm. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141002/150061 Bay City Capital invested...

2014-10-03 08:24:33

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cord Blood America, Inc. (www.cordblood-america.com) (OTC Bulletin Board: CBAI) ("CBAI" or the "Company") today announced that it has sold its 50.004% ownership stake in Argentina based Biocordcell Argentina, S.A. (Bio) to Diego Rissola, current President and shareholder in Bio, for approximately $705,000, to be paid with three payments due by March 2015, and then annual payments from June 2015 through June 2025. The shares purchased pursuant to...

2014-09-30 12:29:55

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CORD:USE Cord Blood Bank - www.corduse.com - is pleased to announce that it has entered into an Equity and Exclusive Services Agreement with Tianhe Stem Cell Biotechnologies, Inc. (Tianhe) which has licensed a series of patented technologies for the isolation of human cord blood-derived multipotent stem cells for possible clinical applications. Tianhe is performing Phase I/II clinical trials in China and Spain using Tianhe's Stem Cell...

2014-09-26 08:25:03

HONG KONG, Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --China Cord Blood Corporation (NYSE: CO) ("CCBC" or the "Company"), China's leading provider of cord blood collection, laboratory testing, hematopoietic stem cell processing, and stem cell storage services, today announced that the Company will hold its 2014 annual general meeting of shareholders at its Hong Kong office at 48/F, Bank of China Tower, 1 Garden Road, Central, Hong Kong, at 9:00 p.m. Hong Kong Time on December 11, 2014 (8:00 a.m....

2014-09-25 08:28:14

Be The Match On Campus® Chapters Launch Grassroots "Don't Hope. Act." Campaign to Motivate Students to Help Save Lives MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Students at campuses across the nation are joining forces in a grassroots movement to spread an unexpected and powerful message: Hope doesn't cure blood cancer--action does. Be The Match On Campus chapters across the country are organizing rallies and other events as part of the "Don't Hope. Act." campaign, which...

2014-09-22 08:29:37

Research explores the benefits of using autologous cord blood stem cells for children with Cerebral Palsy NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Americord announced today that it has provided funding to support a clinical trial investigating the efficacy of autologous umbilical cord blood for the treatment of pediatric patients with cerebral palsy. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140919/147316 This trial is being conducted under the direction of an internationally...

2014-09-18 12:30:29

DUBLIN, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Stem Cell Industry Report, 2014-2017" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Stem cells are undifferentiated biological cells that can differentiate into specialized cells and can divide (through mitosis) to produce more stem cells. Stem cell therapy can be applied to treatment of cardiovascular diseases, leukemia (a kind of hematological...


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