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Metastatic breast cancer patients who had circulating tumor cells (CTCs) in their blood before or after high-dose chemotherapy (HDCT) followed by autologous stem cell transplantation had poor outcomes.
As debilitating as disease can be, finding paths that could possibly lead to a cure is quite rewarding.
Researchers in the United States have developed a medical model for regenerating bladders using stem cells harvested from a patient's own bone marrow.
Umbilical cord stem cells may be useful in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), according to in vitro experiments done on animals.
Bioengineers from the University of California, San Diego have achieved the â€œTriple Crownâ€ of stem cell culture â€“ they created an artificial environment for stem cells that simultaneously provides the chemical, mechanical and electrical cues necessary for stem cell growth and differentiation.
Gadonanotubes (GNTs) developed at Rice University are beginning to show positive results in a study funded by a federal stimulus grant through the National Institutes of Health (NIH) last year.
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Many scientists aspire to take control over the stem cell differentiation process, so that we can grow organs and implants perfectly matched to each patient in the future.
Biomedical researchers at the University at Buffalo have engineered adult stem cells that scientists can grow continuously in culture, a discovery that could speed development of cost-effective treatments for diseases including heart disease, diabetes, immune disorders and neurodegenerative diseases.
Aging disrupts the balance between bone formation and bone destruction, resulting in osteoporosis, which is characterized by reduced bone mass and increased risk of fracture.