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2010-10-25 13:09:00

COVINA, Calif., Oct. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- California-based StemCyte, Inc. is proud to announce a new strategic partnership with Sharp HealthCare, which includes California's largest birthing hospital, Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women & Newborns. More than 16,000 births occur each year in this network with over 8,400 births annually at Sharp Mary Birch alone. The timing could not be better given California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger's recent signing into law Assembly Bill 52,...

2010-04-08 14:54:00

COVINA, Calif., April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- StemCyte, Inc. announces two recent events designed to position it for dynamic growth in its core business markets globally. First, StemCyte has promoted Calvin Cole to the newly formed position of President, StemCyte, North America. In this capacity, he will be responsible for operations and growth of the Company's North American businesses across its targeted markets. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090528/NY23885LOGO ) "This key...

2009-11-30 08:45:00

COVINA, Calif., Nov. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- StemCyte, Inc. concluded an exclusive license and commercialization agreement with Academia Sinica, the National Laboratory of Taiwan, for certain proprietary methods and Intellectual Property (IP) related to the treatment of Chronic Stroke with stem cells. This method and IP was pioneered by a team led by Professor John Lin, MD, PhD and members of Academia Sinica. Professor Lin is currently the exclusive collaborator with StemCyte on this...

2009-10-22 10:33:00

COVINA, Calif., Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- StemCyte, Inc., one of the world's preeminent cord blood banks and biotherapies companies, was recognized for its dramatic revenue growth as a Technology Fast 500(TM) award winner for 2009. Technology Fast 500(TM) is an award sponsored by Deloitte that recognizes 500 of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America based on percentage of fiscal year revenue growth over five...

2009-09-04 13:52:00

COVINA, Calif., Sept. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- StemCyte, Inc., one of the world's preeminent cord blood banks, today announced that Shannon Miller, a 7-time Olympic Medalist and 9-time World Medalist, has signed an endorsement partnership agreement and will appear in a series of advertising and public awareness campaigns for the company. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090528/NY23885LOGO ) Considered "The Most Decorated American Gymnast" by having won more Olympic and World...

2009-05-28 12:38:00

COVINA, Calif., May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- StemCyte, Inc., a privately held cord blood bank and stem cell therapeutics company, recently released their 1,000th cord blood stem cell shipment for transplant. This marks another landmark in the company's rapid growth as one of the world's leading providers of quality, prescription cord blood stem cell product. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090528/NY23885LOGO ) StemCyte will announce this major milestone at the 7th Annual...

2007-11-08 12:00:47

ARCADIA, Calif. and DUARTE, Calif., Nov. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP) has selected an abstract written by Dr. Auayporn Nademanee, physician and professor in the Division of Hematology & Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation at City of Hope, and Dr. Robert Chow, Founder and Global Medical Director for StemCyte, as one of four best abstracts at its annual Council Meeting in Minneapolis, MN. The abstract, "Adult Patients with Malignancies Transplanted with Plasma...

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