Navigation Links
Harvest Technologies Announces Trial Results in its India Study Using BMAC to Treat Patients With Non-Reconstructable Critical Limb Ischemia
Date:12/1/2009

PLYMOUTH, Mass., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Harvest Technologies Corp. (www.harvesttech.com) announced today results from the company sponsored 60-patient clinical trial conducted at Sri Ramachandra Medical Center in Chennai, India using the company's BMAC System to treat patients with non-reconstructable Critical Limb Ischemia (CLI). Sri Ramachandra Medical Center is a Harvard Medical international-associated institution based in Chennai, India and one of the largest private healthcare facilities in South Asia. The study was directed by Prof. K. S. Vijayaragavan, Chief of Vascular Surgery at Sri Ramachandra University and met all regulatory approvals imposed by the Drug Controller of India and the Ethics Committee of Sri Ramachandra University, Chennai, India.

Critical limb ischemia is a persistent and relentless problem, which severely impairs the patient functional status and quality of life, and is associated with an increased cardiovascular mortality and morbidity. Prognosis of critical limb ischemia is poor and no effective treatments have been established in patients who are not amenable for the traditional revascularization therapies such as angioplasty and bypass procedures. Hence these patients have no option other than undergoing amputation or limb loss. In India a significant percentage of the patients with peripheral vascular disease are between the age of 40 to 50. They suffer from Thrombo Angitis Obliterans, which is predominant in young smokers. They have severe pain, open non-healing wounds and limb loss since revascularization chances are very low in these patients. Most end up with major amputation, resulting in the inability to work.

Autologous cell therapy has been studied as an innovative treatment option for CLI, however; previously published studies did not use a rapid, point of care method for processing the cells therefore making widespread adoption
'/>"/>

SOURCE Harvest Technologies Corp.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Harvest Technologies Announces Completion of Patient Enrollment in its Randomized, Controlled, Double Blind Multicenter IDE Non-Reconstructable Critical Limb Ischemia Trial
2. UK scientists developing intelligent harvesting robot to save farms up to 100,000 a year
3. Harvest Technologies Announces Completion of Patient Enrollment in its 60 Patient Clinical Trial in India Using Autologous Adult Stem Cells to Treat Patients With Non-Reconstructable Critical Limb Ischemia
4. Scientists determine the structure of highly efficient light-harvesting molecules in green bacteria
5. Mach One Corporation Completes Acquisition of Ceres Organic Harvest, Inc.
6. Mach One Corporation Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Ceres Organic Harvest, Inc.
7. BASF Podcast - Better Harvest in Spite of Climate Stress
8. Carrington and Universal Harvest Sign Supply Agreement
9. Fiber-based nanotechnology in clothing could harvest energy from physical movement
10. Nanowire generates power by harvesting energy from the environment
11. Palatin Technologies, Inc. Issued U.S. Patent for Heart Failure Drug Candidate
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/14/2014)... In recent years, growing suspicion about the pharmaceutical ... and promotion has led to unprecedented levels of public ... about the insidious impact of commercialization of research, has ... the world’s biggest pharmas for illegal marketing activities, allegations ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... OTTAWA, Ontario , Jan. 14, 2014   Kinaxis ®, ... ( SCM ) and sales and operations planning ( S&OP ... the Biomanufacturing Summit , which will be held at ...  At the conference, join Kinaxis customer Elisabeth Kaszas , ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... NY (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 During the ... now known as “The Doctor’s Plague.” In this time period, ... hands. This led, at times, to the death of vulnerable ... today don’t know that they may be unwittingly transmitting herpes ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... MO (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 Holloway ... comprehensive database of material test reports (MTRs) for all ... fabricates. Documenting test results is particularly important for equipment ... regulations. The MTR Library features search functionality that allows ...
Breaking Biology Technology:The Sunshine Act: Necessary Regulation or Unnecessary Dysregulation? New Life Science Webinar Hosted by Xtalks and IRB Services 2The Sunshine Act: Necessary Regulation or Unnecessary Dysregulation? New Life Science Webinar Hosted by Xtalks and IRB Services 3Event Alert: Kinaxis Customer to Present at the Biomanufacturing Summit "Supply Chain: Improving Network Effectiveness" 2Study: Fatigued Medical Interns Infect Their Patients with Herpes Viruses; The CBCD Sees a Parallel with “The Doctor’s Plague” 2Study: Fatigued Medical Interns Infect Their Patients with Herpes Viruses; The CBCD Sees a Parallel with “The Doctor’s Plague” 3Pressure Vessel Design and Fabrication Company Builds Database for Material Test Reports 2Pressure Vessel Design and Fabrication Company Builds Database for Material Test Reports 3
... Va., April 10 Insmed Inc. (Nasdaq:,INSM), a ... of a letter and questionnaire from the Chairman ... Subcommittee on Health,on the possible development of legislation ... Sent to approximately 30 stakeholders in the biotechnology ...
... ATS 3f Valve, MINNEAPOLIS, April 10 ... marketer of state-of-the-art cardiac,surgery products and services, today ... ATS 3f(R) Aortic Bioprosthesis. Canadian,regulatory approval was received ... was performed by Benoit de Varennes, MD, MSc, ...
... Vision of Becoming a Global Leader in ... ... Mass., April 10 ,Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited ("Takeda", TSE: 4502) and ... entered,into a definitive agreement pursuant to which Takeda will acquire,Millennium for ...
Cached Biology Technology:Insmed Selected to Complete Congressional Questionnaire Regarding the Potential Establishment of a Follow-On Biologics Regulatory Pathway 2Insmed Selected to Complete Congressional Questionnaire Regarding the Potential Establishment of a Follow-On Biologics Regulatory Pathway 3ATS Medical Announces First North American Commercial Implant of the ATS 3f Aortic Bioprosthesis 2ATS Medical Announces First North American Commercial Implant of the ATS 3f Aortic Bioprosthesis 3Takeda to Acquire Millennium for US$25.00 Per Share in an All Cash Tender Offer Valued at $8.8 Billion 2Takeda to Acquire Millennium for US$25.00 Per Share in an All Cash Tender Offer Valued at $8.8 Billion 3Takeda to Acquire Millennium for US$25.00 Per Share in an All Cash Tender Offer Valued at $8.8 Billion 4Takeda to Acquire Millennium for US$25.00 Per Share in an All Cash Tender Offer Valued at $8.8 Billion 5Takeda to Acquire Millennium for US$25.00 Per Share in an All Cash Tender Offer Valued at $8.8 Billion 6Takeda to Acquire Millennium for US$25.00 Per Share in an All Cash Tender Offer Valued at $8.8 Billion 7
(Date:4/17/2014)... Kansas State University engineer has developed a patented ... improvised explosive devices. The same technique could help ... Steven M. and Kay L. Theede chair in ... engineering, and his research team have created a ... in car trunks. The distance detection method ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... RIVERSIDE, Calif. One day about eight years ago, ... of California, Riverside, and her father were on a field ... stumbled upon an orchid they had never seen before. , ... authority on orchids. The orchid turned out to be ... Silveras: Lophiaris silverarum . , "Lophiaris" is the genus ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... release is available in German . ... pay the protection money demanded of him, he can expect ... required, however, as fear of the consequences is enough to ... in parasitic birds, which lay their eggs in other birds, ... the brood parasites take their revenge by destroying the entire ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Patented research remotely detects nitrogen-rich explosives 2Orchid named after UC Riverside researcher 2Orchid named after UC Riverside researcher 3Fear of the cuckoo mafia 2Fear of the cuckoo mafia 3
... too much growth in patients has now also been ... can lead to very different conditions, according to research ... IMAGe* syndrome is a rare developmental disorder which ... body and organ size. Without treatment, the disorder can ...
... climate change because they don,t understand the science behind ... more proficient in technical reasoning, would public consensus match ... the journal Nature Climate Change suggests that ... members of the public become more science literate and ...
... see how a common house sparrow and a Tyrannosaurus Rex might ... weighs less than an ounce, and the other is a dinosaur ... scales at more than eight tons. For all their ... than many believed. A new study, led by Harvard scientists, has ...
Cached Biology News:Variations of a single gene can lead to too much or too little growth, study shows 2Yale study concludes public apathy over climate change unrelated to science literacy 2Timing is everything 2Timing is everything 3Timing is everything 4
The Wellwash 4 Mk 2 microplate washer combines flexibility, simplicity and ease of use. This reliable microplate washer meets the exacting standards of today's ELISA assay requirements....
... genetically engineered endonuclease. This unique enzyme degrades ... having no proteolytic activity. It is effective ... possesses an exceptionally high specific activity. Ideal ... proteins, its use enables compliance with FDA ...
... Microarrays designed for genome-wide microRNA expression ... and powerful Paraflo microfluidic on-chip synthesis ... part of our comprehensive microRNA Expression ... The Rice microRNA Microarray contains ...
... selects single cells, or clusters, with rapid, ... all, a single cell can be targeted, ... collected into the pipette, and automatically transferred ... plate. Quixells unique aspiration and expulsion system ...
Biology Products: