Latest Mesenchymal stem cell Stories

2010-03-01 07:09:00

SAN BRUNO, Calif., March 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Cord Blood Registry (CBR) (CBR), the global leader in the collection and preservation of newborn stem cells from the umbilical cord, announced today the launch of its new stem cell collection system that saves a greater number and diversity of a newborn's stem cells - from both the blood in the umbilical cord and the cord tissue itself - for a wider range of potential therapeutic uses.

2010-02-18 09:00:22

Expression of aldehyde dehydrogenase (ALDH) in pancreatic adenocarcinoma is associated with worse overall survival in patients who have undergone resection for early-stage disease.

2010-02-10 06:42:05

People with anorexia nervosa, paradoxically, have strikingly high levels of fat within their bone marrow, report researchers at Children's Hospital Boston.

2010-01-11 16:32:56

A study published this week reinforces the potential value of stem cells in repairing major injuries involving the loss of bone structure.

2009-12-09 09:53:44

The second phase of a clinical trial testing a new stem-cell-based therapy on injured heart muscle has been launched by researchers at The University of Texas Medical School at Houston. It is the only study site in the Texas Medical Center.

2009-12-03 14:12:39

Adult stem cells may help repair heart tissue damaged by heart attack according to the findings of a new study to be published in the December 8 issue of the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.

2009-11-30 15:31:10

Leads to better treatment for complicated bone fractures.

2009-11-23 16:05:37

Two separate studies published in the current issue of Cell Transplantation (18:8), - now freely available on-line at http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/cog/ct - have shown that transplanted human-derived umbilical cord blood (UCB) stem cells transplanted in an animal model had positive therapeutic effects on specific lung and heart disorders the animal models.

2009-10-16 10:00:00

BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Although stem cells sounds innovative and cutting edge, this therapy has been around for quite some time.

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