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2012-03-26 10:05:06

Cell therapy may present an option for patients with ischemic heart disease to use their own bone marrow cells to repair the damaged areas of their hearts, and may pave the way for future treatment options, according to the FOCUS trial, which will be presented as a late-breaking clinical trial March 24 at the 61st annual American College of Cardiology (ACC) scientific session. This is the largest study to date to look at stem cell therapy, using a patient's own stem cells, to repair...

2012-01-26 12:04:22

Heart failure is a leading cause of death in Canada. As part of the ongoing IMPACT-CABG clinical trial to treat advanced heart failure, physicians at the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre performed the first cardiac stem cell transplant in Ontario last week using stem cells derived from the patient's own bone marrow, isolated completely within the operating room, and implanted into the heart at the time of coronary bypass surgery. Researchers hope that stem cell therapy may be developed into a novel...

2011-11-14 22:52:41

A research network led by a Mayo Clinic physician found that stem cells obtained from bone marrow delivered two to three weeks after a person has a heart attack did not improve heart function. This is the first study to systematically examine the timing and method of stem cell delivery and provides vital information for the field of cell therapy. The results were presented this morning at the 2011 Scientific Sessions of the American Heart Association Meeting in Orlando, Fla. They also will...

2011-09-07 13:58:25

Neurosurgery researchers at UC Davis Health System have used a new, leading-edge stem cell therapy to promote the growth of bone tissue following the removal of cervical discs -- the cushions between the bones in the neck -- to relieve chronic, debilitating pain. The procedure was performed by associate professors of neurosurgery Kee Kim and Rudolph Schrot. It used bone marrow-derived adult stem cells to promote the growth of the bone tissue essential for spinal fusion following surgery,...

2011-07-29 16:00:00

NATICK, Mass., July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- RegenoCELL Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCBB: RCLL) , a leader in adult stem cell therapy, is pleased to announce it is planning to open another state of the art facility in Panama for patients to be treated for congestive heart failure and peripheral artery disease with its autologous stem cell therapy. The Company's treatment for congestive heart failure when cleared for importation into Panama will be administered at the Hospital Sante Fe. Panama...

2011-07-19 13:20:54

Scientists at the Keck School of Medicine of USC grow brain cells from skin Oncogenes are generally thought to be genes that, when mutated, change healthy cells into cancerous tumor cells. Scientists at the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC) have proven that those genes also can change normal cells into stem-like cells, paving the way to a safer and more practical approach to treating diseases like multiple sclerosis and cancer with stem cell therapy. "The...

2011-07-18 12:38:00

NATICK, Mass., July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- RegenoCELL Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCBB: RCLL) -announced that it will be featured in an upcoming segment of Profiles with Terry Bradshaw. Profiles follows fascinating business stories to give viewers first-hand insights from entrepreneurs of various industries. As part of the Company's segment, viewers will be educated about the unique individualized medicine and technology the Company is utilizing as a treatment for congestive heart failure and...

2011-07-12 16:00:00

NATICK, Mass., July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- RegenoCELL Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCBB: RCLL) - gave a second half update. James F. Mongiardo, Chief Executive Officer, reported that plans are being made for the conduct of clinical trials in the United States and Europe for its stem cell therapy. Simultaneous with these efforts, the company's foreign subsidiary, Regenocell, Ltd., reported that it expects to begin marketing the company's stem cell product for the treatment of congestive heart...

2011-07-08 16:00:00

NATICK, Mass., July 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- RegenoCELL Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCBB: RCLL) , a leader in adult stem cell therapy, is pleased to announce the opening of another state of the art facility in Greece for patients to be treated for congestive heart failure and peripheral artery disease with its autologous stem cell therapy. The Company's treatment for congestive heart failure is administered at the Metropolitan Hospital in Athens, which is part of the PERSEUS Heath Care Group....


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mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.