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What is the therapeutic potential of adult stem cells?

There has been much progress in the stem cell application field in recent years. Many studies and commentaries have focused on the controversial use of embryonic stem cells. But what do we know of the healing possibilities of adult stem … Continue reading

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Multiple Sclerosis treatment with Stem Cell Application

Multiple sclerosis, or MS, is an inflammatory disease with a broad spectrum of symptoms. Myelin sheaths on the axons of the spinal cord and brain develop lesions due to this disease. This hinders communication between the nerve cells in the … Continue reading

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What conditions can be treated with adult stem cells?

A variety of conditions can be treated through adult stem cell products. These include diseases, degenerative conditions, wounds, scars, and other conditions. Specific diseases and condition that can benefit from adult stem cell technology include Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, ischemic head trauma, … Continue reading

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What is the difference between adult stem cells and embryonic stem cells?

Embryonic stem cells are the cells found in a developing human embryo. These cells can differentiate into any cell type that makes up all of the organs and tissues in the body. Adult stem cells exist in limited amounts in … Continue reading

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Where are adult stem cells found and what do they normally do?

Adult stem cells have been identified in many organs and tissues. One important point to understand about adult stem cells is that there are a very small number of stem cells in each tissue. Stem cells are thought to reside … Continue reading

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What are the unique properties of all stem cells?

Stem cells differ from other kinds of cells in the body. All stem cells–regardless of their source–have three general properties: they are capable of dividing and renewing themselves for long periods; they are unspecialized; and they can give rise to … Continue reading

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What are stem cells and why are they important?

Stem cells have two important characteristics that distinguish them from other types of cells. First, they are unspecialized cells that renew themselves for long periods through cell division. The second is that under certain physiologic or experimental conditions, they can … Continue reading

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What is Regenerative Medicine?

Regenerative medicine is focused on finding effective and ethical ways to heal individuals without the need for surgical intervention through the use of stem cells. Research on stem cells is advancing knowledge about how an organism develops from a single … Continue reading

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