Archive for November, 2013

Early Stem Cell Transplants may Not Improve Survival in Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma Patients

A new study published in the New England Journal of Medicine has found that early stem cell transplants may not improve survival in high-risk patients with aggressive non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. But early transplantation does appear to be beneficial among …

Stem Cells Help ALD Kids Live Longer

AUSTIN, Texas — Survival in children with cerebral adrenoleukodystrophy (ALD … which is developing a gene therapy applied to autologous stem cell transplant for CCALD. Raymond had no other conflict of interest disclosures.

Dad donates stem cells to cancer-stricken daughter as family pin hopes on life-saving £350k procedure being carried out in Scotland for first time

MACKENZIE FURNISS, nine, who has an advanced form of neuroblastoma, began the haploidentical stem cell transplantation at Glasgow’s Yorkhill Hospital on Thursday. A LOVING father is donating stem cells to his cancer-stricken daughter in a pioneering …

Zhongyuan Union Stem Cell Bio-Engineering Corp

Zhongyuan Union Stem Cell Bioengineering Co. is principally engaged in the detection and storage of stem cell sources. Through its subsidiaries, the Company is primarily involved in gene detection business, as well as the production and sale of monoclo…

A Faster Reset Button for Stem Cells

Somehow these cells were not able to go all the way … See the Tenth Anniversary PLOS Biology Collection or read the Biologue blog posts highlighting the rest of our selected articles. Silva J, Barrandon O, Nichols J, Kawaguchi J, Theunissen …

Chicago Stem Cell Treatment Center: The Future of Regenerative Medicine

Chicago Stem Cell Treatment Center, a research affiliate of Cell Surgical Network (CSN) provide stem cell therapy for a variety of degenerative conditions by deploying non-embryonic adult mesenchymal stem cells from a patient’s own adipose tissue or fat (also called Stromal Vascular Fraction (SVF)). (PRWeb November 01, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/10 …

Stem cell transplant not always effective

Many patients with this type of cancer relapse after undergoing chemotherapy and require an autologous stem cell transplant … appear to be roughly equivalent approaches in the treatment of the combined risk groups,” the researchers concluded.