Archive for August, 2011

UTHealth reports bone marrow stem cell therapy safe for acute stroke

Using a patient’s own bone marrow stem cells to treat acute stroke is feasible and safe, according to the results of a ground-breaking Phase I trial at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).

Bone marrow stem cell therapy safe for acute stroke, study suggests

Using a patient’s own bone marrow stem cells to treat acute stroke is feasible and safe, according to the results of a ground-breaking Phase I trial.

Stem cell trials may spell the end for MS

A very important study into the use of stem cells is about to begin in several countries, including the UK. It will examine using them to treat multiple sclerosis but could have implications for many other conditions, including Parkinson’s, motor neurone …

Researchers close to creating synthetic snag from stem cells

Within months, the first synthetic sausage may be ready to roll, the Herald Sun reported. Researchers say the advent of “pain-free” meat produced from stem cells could save millions of animals from the abattoir and help the environment through …

Diabetes in Mice Treated with Uterine Stem Cells

Researchers funded by the National Institutes of Health have converted stem cells from the human endometrium into insulin-producing cells and transplanted them into mice to control the animals’ diabetes. Washington, C.C. – infoZine – The endometrium, or …

Stem Cell Treatment…On A Dog

ROSWELL, Ga. (WXIA) — In two days, the life of a service dog in Roswell could be dramatically changed for the better. Chancer is a service dog for 13-year-old Iyal Winokur. Iyal was adopted from Russia when he was very young. Shortly after, his family saw …

Biocordcell Argentina begins bone marrow stem cell storage services prior to cancer surgeries

Cord Blood America, Inc., the umbilical cord blood stem cell preservation company focused on bringing the life saving potential of stem cells to families nationwide and internationally, today announced that Biocordcell Argentina S.A., headquartered in Buenos Aires, its stem cell storage company which services South America and Miami, Florida, has begun storing bone marrow stem cells prior to …

Cord Blood America Announces New Service for South American Storage Company: Storing Bone Marrow Stem Cells Prior to Cancer Surgeries

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Cord Blood America, Inc. (www.cordblood-america.com) (OTC Bulletin Board: CBAI), the umbilical cord blood stem cell preservation company focused on bringing the life saving potential of stem cells to families …

Stem Cell Therapeutics Corp. Announces Q2 2011 Financial Results, Election of Board of Directors and Management Appointment

CALGARY, ALBERTA — Stem Cell Therapeutics Corp. (TSX VENTURE:SSS) (“SCT” or the “Company”) today announced its results for the period ended June 30, 2011. The Company’s loss for the six month period ended June 30, 2011 decreased by $1,851,163 …

Intellicell brings stem cell procedures to area with new lab

Joint pain took over Jim Cole’s life so much so that he decided to try Enbrel, a drug that he said ended up causing him more pain than relief. He stopped playing golf, his favorite past time, and didn’t know what to do next. “I was doing …