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Is Stem Cell Application in Mexico Safe?

The World of Stem Cell Application is rapidly growing, ever changing. With so much controversy surrounding stem cell application, the ethics of stem cells and the safety of going to stem cell clinics for treatments that are not otherwise available, … Continue reading

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Stem Cell Treatment Heals Stroke Victims
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Six patients have had human embryonic stem cells inserted near a damaged part of their brain and have reported improvements in their stroke associated limb weakness. One man regained the power of speech after stem cells were injected into him. … Continue reading

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Stem Cell Application Approved in Canada
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Osiris Therapeutics Inc. has announced that Canadian regulators have approved its stem cell application called Prochymal, a treatment for the deadly side effect of bone marrow transplants. The company said Health Canada approved Prochymal to be used to treat graft … Continue reading

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Lung Stem Cell Discovery Could Create New Treatments
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Scientists in Boston, Massachusetts have discovered that human lung stem cells do exist, contrary to most scientific thinking at present. This discovery could lead to completely new treatments that repair and regenerate damaged tissues in patients with chronic lung diseases. … Continue reading

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Healing Stem Cell Found in Brain
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Scientists in Sweden have found a new stem cell in the adult brain that could help repair diseases and injury to the brain using new methods. The cells can proliferate and create several different cell types – most importantly, they … Continue reading

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Liver Stem Cell Research Can’t Come Too Soon

The announcement that UK doctors are to conduct stem cell research using liver cells to create the possibility of helping patients without the need for a liver transplant will be great news for people with chronic disease that require transplant … Continue reading

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Liver Stem Cell Jab Will Be Trialed On Sick British Children

Doctors have created a new treatment for liver disease that might save hundreds of lives per year and end the need for liver transplant surgery. Liver experts really need new therapies for the epidemic of liver diseases that is causing … Continue reading

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Healing Bones With Stem Cells

New stem cell breakthroughs could change the way doctors heal serious bone defects. Melissa Knothe Tate, PhD, Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Case Western Reserve University, has found a way to heal bones by mimicing nature. She carried out the … Continue reading

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Embryonic Stem Cells: Video

This video explains what embryonic stem cells are and why they are so useful. Stem cell researchers are looking at ways of using stem cell research to help save patients’ lives and improve our understanding of the seemingly endless possibilities … Continue reading

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Pluripotent Stem Cells Explained: Video

This video explains how reproductive cell division creates a morula and then a human blastocyst with pluripotent stem cells. As pluripotent stem cells can develop into any kind of human cell type they are highly regarded in stem cell research. … Continue reading

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