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FDA Restrictions on US Stem Cell Research Part 2

This article continues on from FDA Restrictions on US Stem Cell Research. Here are the reasons the FDA views adipose SVF stem cells as a drug that requires clinical trials: -The structural fat tissue is processed into another substance (in … Continue reading

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FDA Restrictions on US Stem Cell Research

A new letter has been released by the FDA Tissue Reference Group (TRG). The TRG decides on policy interpretations of the FDA’s regulations. The letter in question states that adipose SVF for orthopedic indications is considered to be a new … Continue reading

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EU Ruling Supports Adult Stem Cells

Scientists are not allowed to patent stem cell application work which involves the destruction of human embryos after a landmark ruling in October. Many welcomed the ruling, with one bioethics group saying it was a “triumph of ethical standards over … Continue reading

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Vatican Hosting Stem Cell Research Conference

Father Tomasz Trafny and other Vatican officials were a few years ago contemplating what technologies would shape society in the future, and how the Vatican could contribute. What did they come up with? Adult stem cell application. “They have not … Continue reading

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Stem Cells and Parkinson’s Disease

In this video we revisit the Dr. OZ appearance on Oprah with Michael J. Fox, talking about stem cells and their possible use in the treatment of major diseases and conditions such as Parkinson’s Disease. Angeles hospital treats Parkinson’s Disease … Continue reading

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Stem Cell News Update on the Vatican

In this stem cell news update we learn that the Vatican has partnered with a biotech company for stem cell research. “The Catholic Church is not against science and supports ethical research. We want to foster this knowledge and spread … Continue reading

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Adult Stem Cells Save Lives

Adult stem cells have been researched and applied more and more in recent years and the variety of cells they can transform into is astounding. In this video we can see three ordinary people receiving the help they so desperately … Continue reading

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Rick Perry Continues to Support Stem Cell Application

Governor Rick Perry is keen on bringing stem cell application to his hometown of Texas. This summer he worked with his Houston doctor as well as a state legislator who has multiple sclerosis to draft legislation to commercialize adult stem … Continue reading

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Embryonic Versus Adult Stem Cells: Courtroom Battle

Two scientists have had their lawyers file an appeal after a July 2011 courtroom battle went against their reasoning that research on new embryonic stem cell (ES cell) lines should not be allowed. Dr James Sherley from Boston Biomedical Research … Continue reading

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Adult Stem Cell Application Successful Again

Adult stem cell application involves using stem cells that are harvested from an adult’s fat, bone or other tissue, often from their own body. It is much less controversial than embryonic stem cell application, which creates and destroys human embryos. … Continue reading

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