Navigation Links
Universal Stem Cell Product Could Overcome Key Challenges in Donor Organ Transplants
Date:7/9/2013

also broaden the impact of transplantation medicine, helping many more patients and providing a better quality of life.”

“This is an interesting study demonstrating the potential of multipotent adult progenitor cells to serve as a universal cell product,” said Anthony Atala, MD, Editor of STEM CELLS Translational Medicine and director of the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine. “Being able to reduce the level of immunosuppressant drugs post-transplant would have significant benefits to patients.”

The study team is now recruiting for a Phase I clinical trial to assess the safety profile of MAPC infusion in liver transplant recipients. Athersys is also conducting clinical trials in several other areas using MultiStem®, the clinical grade product being developed that utilizes the MAPC technology. The company also has a partnership with Pfizer to treat inflammatory bowel disease, which is the subject of an ongoing international Phase 2 clinical trial, and also has an ongoing Phase 2 clinical trial for treating patients that have suffered an ischemic stroke.

The full article, “Heart grafts tolerized through third-party Multipotent Adult Progenitor Cells can be re-transplanted to secondary hosts with no immunosuppression,” can be accessed at http://www.stemcellstm.com.

About STEM CELLS Translational Medicine: STEM CELLS TRANSLATIONAL MEDICINE (SCTM), published by AlphaMed Press, is a monthly peer-reviewed publication dedicated to significantly advancing the clinical utilization of stem cell molecular and cellular biology. By bridging stem cell research and clinical trials, SCTM will help move applications of these critical investigations closer to accepted best practices.

About AlphaMed Press: Established in 1983, AlphaMed Press with offices in Durham, NC, San Francisco, CA, and Belfast, Northern Ireland, publishes two other internationally r
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology technology :

1. BioRealm to Develop Universal Genetic Screening Tool for Tobacco Addiction and Treatment
2. Family Tree DNA Unveils $39 DNA Test in Major Step Toward Universal Access by Individuals to their Own Genetic Data
3. Finesse Solutions Introduces SmartParts for Intelligent Universal Controllers
4. Kitware to Develop a Universal Healthcare Exchange Language Infrastructure
5. FDA Establishes New Product Codes for Interbody Devices With Integrated Fixation
6. Celebrating 65 Years of Providing Superior Healthcare Products, Mission Pharmacal Continues to Thrive
7. Liquid, Ammonium Ion-Free Glutathione Reductase Enzyme Introduced by Bio-Research Products
8. Life Technologies Ion Personal Genome Machine Receives San Diegos CONNECT Most Innovative New Product Award
9. CellerateRX® Added to List of Preferred Products for Golden Living Healthcare Network
10. Prolongs Large Scale Manufacturing of Sickle Cell Product to be Headed by Industry Veteran
11. Ecology Coatings Develops Coatings Safe for Direct Contact with Food Products
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/24/2014)... , Dec. 23, 2014 China Biologic ... "Company"), a leading fully integrated plasma-based biopharmaceutical company ... that its majority-owned subsidiary, Shandong Taibang Biological Products ... certification from the China Food and Drug Administration ... facility. As previously disclosed in the Company,s public ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... SARASOTA, Fla. , Dec. 23, 2014  Rock ... today that it has filed a Clinical Trial Application ... Medicines Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) seeking regulatory approval ... its lead molecule, Anatabine Citrate. Contingent on ... to conduct a Phase I trial to assess the ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... - RepliCel Life Sciences Inc. (OTCQB: REPCF) (TSX.V: RP), ... development of autologous cell therapies, announced today the publication ... in conjunction with co-authors from Kyoto University and the ... ongoing clinical research using dermal sheath cup (DSC) cells ... The paper entitled " Hair Follicle Dermal Stem Cells ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... 22, 2014 The American ... of original research, reviews and editorials addressing developments ... practice, today published a provocative article exploring the ... progression and potential treatment of prostate cancer. ... and proposes the possibility that there could be ...
Breaking Biology Technology:China Biologic Receives GMP Certification for New Coagulation Factor Facility 2China Biologic Receives GMP Certification for New Coagulation Factor Facility 3Rock Creek Pharmaceuticals Files Clinical Trial Application in the UK for Clinical Trials of Anatabine Citrate Formulations 2Rock Creek Pharmaceuticals Files Clinical Trial Application in the UK for Clinical Trials of Anatabine Citrate Formulations 3Newly Released Peer-Reviewed Publication Further Validates RepliCel's Use of Dermal Sheath Cup Cells to Treat Pattern Baldness 2Newly Released Peer-Reviewed Publication Further Validates RepliCel's Use of Dermal Sheath Cup Cells to Treat Pattern Baldness 3Newly Released Peer-Reviewed Publication Further Validates RepliCel's Use of Dermal Sheath Cup Cells to Treat Pattern Baldness 4Newly Released Peer-Reviewed Publication Further Validates RepliCel's Use of Dermal Sheath Cup Cells to Treat Pattern Baldness 5Prostate Cancer Experts Dissect the Role of Follicle-stimulating Hormone in the Development, Progression and Potential Treatment of Prostate Cancer 2Prostate Cancer Experts Dissect the Role of Follicle-stimulating Hormone in the Development, Progression and Potential Treatment of Prostate Cancer 3Prostate Cancer Experts Dissect the Role of Follicle-stimulating Hormone in the Development, Progression and Potential Treatment of Prostate Cancer 4
... Narcotic and Pain-Management Market ... ... American Oriental,Bioengineering, Inc. (NYSE: AOB ), a leading marketer, ... China,Aoxing Pharmaceutical Company, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CAXG) ("China,Aoxing"), a ...
... CryoPort, Inc. (OTC,Bulletin Board: CYRX) (http://www.CryoPort.com ... personal profile on MyWallst.net available at, http://www.wallst.net . ... on which investors can comment, and links to ... Mywallst.net at, http://my.wallst.net/profile.php?ID=19849 . Stay updated about ...
... In Vivo ... Imaging-, HOPKINTON, ... introduced Bioware(R) Ultra cell lines,a range of ultra bright light producing tumor ... are,10 to 100 times brighter than cell lines created using traditional methods,which ...
Cached Biology Technology:American Oriental Bioengineering and China Aoxing Pharmaceutical Enter Into Strategic Alliance 2American Oriental Bioengineering and China Aoxing Pharmaceutical Enter Into Strategic Alliance 3American Oriental Bioengineering and China Aoxing Pharmaceutical Enter Into Strategic Alliance 4CryoPort Creates Personal Wall on Wallst.net's Financial Social Community, my.wallst.net 2Increased Light Leads to Early Detection: Caliper Life Sciences Introduces Bioware(R) Ultra Cancer Cell Lines 2Increased Light Leads to Early Detection: Caliper Life Sciences Introduces Bioware(R) Ultra Cancer Cell Lines 3
(Date:12/10/2014)... SAN DIEGO , Dec. 9, 2014 ... and collaboration catalyst that provides the connective tissue that ... by enabling them to easily share client-level information; earned ... Foundation to expand to organizations serving seniors aging in ... San Diego" partner on December 11 th 4-6p. ...
(Date:12/5/2014)...  Tute Genomics, a leader in cloud-based solutions for ... funding led by UK-based Eurovestech. Peak Ventures and a ... round. "We are at a pivotal time ... and seeks new approaches for the diagnosis, treatment and ... MBA, and CEO of Tute Genomics. "One of the ...
(Date:11/21/2014)... DALLAS , November 18, 2014 ... Security Systems Market by Systems (Video, RFID, Access Control, ... (SEZ, Factories, Hotels, Banks, Government), Component Service Geography - ... Security Systems Market is projected to be around $25 ... Billion by 2020, growing at a CAGR of 8.69%. ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Community Information Exchange San Diego Launches Pilot, Secures $1 Million Expansion Grant, and Becomes a "Live Well San Diego" Partner 2Community Information Exchange San Diego Launches Pilot, Secures $1 Million Expansion Grant, and Becomes a "Live Well San Diego" Partner 3Community Information Exchange San Diego Launches Pilot, Secures $1 Million Expansion Grant, and Becomes a "Live Well San Diego" Partner 4Tute Genomics Raises $2.3 Million to Scale Up Cloud-Based Genome Analytics and Accelerate Personalized Medicine 2Tute Genomics Raises $2.3 Million to Scale Up Cloud-Based Genome Analytics and Accelerate Personalized Medicine 3Industrial Security Systems Market Worth $38 Billion by 2020 2Industrial Security Systems Market Worth $38 Billion by 2020 3
... 2009) Brief but personal intervention reduces drinking among ... The University of Texas School of Public Health. Results ... issue of the Journal of Consulting and Clinical ... UT School of Public Health Dallas Regional Campus, led ...
... Jan. 30, 2009 Screening a chemical library of ... identified two new classes that can be used to ... many types of cancer and degenerative diseases. "The ... cellular pathway represents an important step in developing therapeutic ...
... An experiment to study the effects of naturally deposited ... key piece of the puzzle surrounding iron,s role in ... research, conducted by an international team led by Raymond ... Matthew Charette, a marine chemist at the Woods Hole ...
Cached Biology News:Intervention method reduces binge drinking 2UT Southwestern researchers disrupt biochemical system involved in cancer, degenerative disease 2Ocean islands fuel productivity and carbon sequestration through natural iron fertilization 2Ocean islands fuel productivity and carbon sequestration through natural iron fertilization 3
Rat whole blood (Sprague-Dawley, averaging 7-8 weeks of age, either sex) is collected at the time of slaughter and refrigerated within 6 hours, and processed and frozen within 24 hours. The serum is ...
ELISpot kit for human Granzyme B. Kits contain PVDF plates, capture & detection antibodies, streptavidin-ALP, BSA, Skimmed dry milk, BCIP/NTB substrate, and wash buffer...
1 unit is sufficient for 1 caspase activity assay....
Anti-Rat KAPPA/LAMBDA:HRP, Clone MARK-1/MARL-15, Monoclonal Antibody...
Biology Products: