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2014-03-18 23:21:46

$8.9M Raised in Last Round Enables Heart Institute to Treat Patients with Ischemic Conditions with Their Own Adult Stem Cells Beginning Summer, 2014 in the Bahamas Freeport, Bahamas (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 Okyanos Heart Institute, whose mission it is to bring a new standard of care and a better quality of life to patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) using adult stem cell therapy, announced today it has raised $8.9 million in its Series B offering. Passion Group founder Ali Shawkat...

2014-03-17 08:28:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Neuralstem, Inc. (NYSE MKT: CUR) announced that the final results from the Phase I safety trial using NSI-566 spinal cord stem cells in the treatment of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS or Lou Gehrig's disease) were published in the peer-reviewed journal, "Annals of Neurology" http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/ana.24113/full. In "Intraspinal Neural Stem Cell Transplantation in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: Phase I Trial...

Controversy Around Stem Cell Discovery May lead To Retraction
2014-03-14 12:52:09

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Japanese scientists who in January announced they developed a new method to create stem cells using blood cells and acid are considering retracting their study. Scientists from the RIKEN Center for Developmental Biology in Kobe, Japan announced earlier this year that they had discovered that dipping blood cells into acid could turn them into stem cells. This study was considered ground-breaking research in the field, but now the...

2014-03-14 08:27:35

New study to measure patient outcomes following non-surgical autologous stem cell procedures for treatment of the common degenerative condition DENVER, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Regenerative Sciences, Inc., a company dedicated to advancing orthopedic care through non-surgical adult stem cell procedures, today announced the start of a new clinical research study on the use of autologous stem cells for treating knee osteoarthritis. Photo -...

2014-03-13 23:24:08

Marine veteran Eric Sears, currently a junior majoring in sport management at Alvernia University is spending spring break in Washington D.C., donating stem cells to a fellow veteran with leukemia. Reading, PA (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 At age 25, Eric Sears has already served his country well. The Marine veteran who served four years and one deployment to Afghanistan is now back home in Reading, Pa., a junior majoring in sport management at Alvernia University. But this spring break, he is...

2014-03-13 23:01:10

Dr. Jeffrey Adler of Adler Footcare New York is presenting this week at the 7th Annual Graham International Implant Symposium on the topic of using stem cells in the first MP joint surgery. St. Petersburg, Floriday (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 Dr. Jeffrey Adler of Adler Footcare New York is presenting at the 7th Annual Graham International Implant Symposium, a two-day event that brings together foot and ankle specialists to present and attend lectures on the latest in foot and ankle topics. Dr....

2014-03-12 23:23:25

After more than a decade of short-term cures for erectile dysfunction, most aimed at symptoms rather than the underlying issues of nerve, muscle and blood vessel damage, a new approach has emerged from adult stem cell technology developed by the DaSilva Institute, that offers hope for erectile dysfunction treatment. Sarasota, FL (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 Erectile dysfunction (ED) is the most commonly studied disorder when it comes to male sexual dysfunction. It is estimated that 18 million...

2014-03-12 23:21:27

Miami Stem Cell Treatment Center invites the public to join in on an educational seminar on March 16th in Weston, Florida on what the stem cell procedure entails and the use of stem cells for various degenerative and inflammatory conditions. Boca Raton, Florida (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 The Miami Stem Cell Treatment Center, PC, located in Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, and Boca Raton, Florida, offers a free public seminar on the use of stem cells for various degenerative and inflammatory conditions....

2014-03-12 16:26:47

DUBLIN, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/jv4klf/mesenchymal_stem) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International Mesenchymal Stem Cells Market" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/jv4klf/mesenchymal_stem ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Mesenchymal Stem Cells (MSCs)...

How To Make Insulin-producing Cells From Gut Cells
2014-03-11 17:26:17

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine Destruction of insulin-producing beta cells in the pancreas is at the heart of type 1 and type 2 diabetes. "We are looking for ways to make new beta cells for these patients to one day replace daily insulin injections," says Ben Stanger, MD, PhD, assistant professor of Medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Transplanting islet cells to restore normal blood sugar levels in...


Latest Stem cell Reference Libraries

Knockout Mouse
2013-10-02 11:52:01

A Knockout Mouse is a genetically engineered mouse in which researchers have inactivated, or “knocked out,” an existing gene by replacing it or disrupting it with an artificial piece of DNA. The loss of gene activity frequently causes changes in a mouse’s phenotype, which includes appearance, behavior, or other apparent and biochemical characteristics. Knockout mice are significant animal models for studying the role of genes which have been sequenced but whose functions haven’t...

Cell (journal)
2012-06-04 14:15:36

Cell is a peer-reviewed scientific journal founded by Benjamin Lewin in January 1974 with the sponsorship of MIT Press. Lewin bought the rights to the journal in 1986 and published it under his own publishing arm Cell Press. Cell Press was sold to Elsevier in 1999, which currently publishes Cell twice monthly. Cell Press publishes several biomedical journals, including Cell, Neuron, Immunity, Molecular Cell, Developmental Cell, Cancer Cell, Current Biology, Structure, Chemistry &...

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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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