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2013-07-15 23:24:05

Attorney Paul d’Oliveira from the injury law firm of d’Oliveira & Associates has posted a new video so that patients can learn more about Medtronic’s spinal fusion device and its alleged risks. These risks have been reported by medical studies and have now led to Medtronic lawsuits. (PRWEB) July 15, 2013 The Infuse Bone Graft has been on the market since July 2002, but only recently have patients learned about the alleged risks associated with the device. One of the first...

Animal-Human Transplants Work For Diabetes Treatment
2013-07-13 06:31:46

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Northwestern Medicine researchers have completed the first step toward animal-human transplants of insulin-producing cells for people with type-1 diabetes by successfully transplanting islets from one species to another. Islets are the cells that produce insulin. The findings of this study, published online in the journal Diabetes, show the islets survived without immunosuppressive drugs. The research team has developed a new method...

2013-07-09 23:23:52

Results demonstrating that a universal stem cell product increases the long-term survival of organ transplants in instances when the cell donor is neither related to the organ donor nor the organ recipient was recently published in STEM CELLS Translational Medicine. The international team of researchers’ approach also appears to alleviate the need for ongoing immune suppression. Durham, NC (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 An international team of researchers published results demonstrating that a...

2013-07-05 23:00:52

Parker Waichman LLP is concerned that the public has not been properly educated about the clinically proven potential side effects that could result from Medtronic’s Infuse bone graft product. At the same time, the product continues to be used in ways for which it wasn’t approved, which only heightens the risks of side effects for patients undergoing these procedures. New York, New York (PRWEB) July 05, 2013 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm dedicated to protecting the rights...

Head Transplants Really Possible
2013-07-02 10:55:18

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Are you sick of being out of shape? Just get a new body. According to a new paper from Italian neurosurgeon Sergio Canavero in the journal Surgical Neurology International, human head transplants are now technically possible. In his paper, Canavero argued spinal cord surgery has advanced to the point where attaching a human head onto a new body Frankenstein-style is actually medically possible. He also outlined the procedure, noting...

2013-06-27 23:25:38

Mike Peters' Rock and Roll Cancer Foundation, Love Hope Strength, Has Raised $3 Million, Expanded Registries and Harvested 35,000 Blood Stem Cell and Bone Marrow Donors Resulting In 560 Matches in Three Years. This Summer He is Documenting his US Tour with Scottish Band Big Country Hosting Donor Drives, Expeditions, Meeting with Politicians, Supporters, All While Undergoing Chemotherapy Wales, United Kingdom (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 Love Hope Strength Foundation(LHSF), the world's...

2013-06-27 23:16:32

New research report “European Dental Bone Graft Substitutes and Other Biomaterials Market” elaborated by iData Research Inc. has been recently published by Market Publishers Ltd. According to the study, the European market for dental bone graft substitutes, dental membranes and tissue engineering products was estimated at slightly over EUR 198.5 million in 2012. London, UK (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 Low rates of consumer spending on elective surgery negatively impacted a slew of segments...

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Bone Marrow Transplantation (journal)
2012-06-04 20:00:41

Bone Marrow Transplantation is a peer-reviewed medical journal published monthly by Nature Publishing Group. As of May 2012, the editor-in-chief is J.M. Goldman (UK). The journal publishes high quality, original research that addresses all aspects of basic biology and clinical use of haemopoietic stem cell transplantation in humans. The broad scope of the journal thus encompasses topics such as stem cell biology, kinetics and cytokine control, transplantation immunology, HLA and matching...

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