Navigation Links
Global conference on stem cell therapy for heart disease to be held Jan. 25-27 in NYC
Date:1/23/2012

hed in The Lancet showed that intracoronary infusion of autologous CSCs results in a striking improvement in left ventricular ejection fraction, NYHA functional class, quality of life, and in a significant reduction in infarct size.

  • CD34+ Cells for Refractory Angina: ACT 34 CMI Update and Phase 3 Study Design
    Thursday, January 26, 2012; 10:45 AM

    Dr. Timothy Henry will discuss results of the ACT 34 trial, the largest randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind trial of CD34+ cell therapy for the treatment of patients with class III/IV refractory angina. Dr. Henry will also discuss the study design of a planned Phase III trial set to begin in 2012.

  • SDF-1 for Heart Failure: Results of a Phase I Trial
    Thursday, January 26, 2012; 1:30 PM

    Dr. Marc Penn will present 1-year clinical data results of a plasmid encoding human SDF-1 protein in patients with chronic heart failure. SDF-1 has been identified as a key regulator of stem cell trafficking to sites of cardiac injury and could potentially be used to treat chronic heart failure. Investigators initially found that after four months, patients exhibited clinically significant improvements in quality of life, six-minute walk distance, decreased heart failure symptoms and stabilization of myocardial function.

    The latest conference agenda is available at http://celltherapy.crf.org/conference/agenda.html.

    WHY: Now in its 11th year of clinical trials, the application of stem cells in the treatment of cardiovascular diseases has seen many notable successes, as well as identified challenges that await the next round of clinical studies. Leaders in the field will convene to present their work, experiences, observations, and opinions on the benefits and unmet challenges of cell-based therapies.

    In addition, Friday's sessions will focus on developing a rational policy towards
    '/>"/>


  • Contact: Judy Romero
    jromero@crf.org
    Cardiovascular Research Foundation
    Source:Eurekalert

    Page: 1 2 3

    Related medicine news :

    1. Embedded Mobile & M2M Device revenues to Rise to Almost $19 Billion Globally by 2014, Says Juniper Research
    2. International Diabetes Federation awards $2 million to 9 global diabetes research projects
    3. Virtual Global Highlights Top Ten Misconceptions about Cloud Computing
    4. Global Health Defined as Public Health in a New Lancet Commentary by the Association of Schools of Public Health (ASPH)
    5. Dr Yaghouti of Global Laser Vision Receives Patient's Choice Award for 2009
    6. Bioniche Achieves Two Additional Milestones Under Licensing Agreement; Endo Takes up Global Rights
    7. Now Serving 9 Billion: A Global Town Hall
    8. The Global Leaders' Inaugural Meeting a Resounding Success
    9. Language Service Leader Expands to Meet Booming, Global Industry Demand.
    10. GenomeQuest Hosts Seminar Focused On Web-based Searching for Patent Information Across Global Sequence Databases
    11. Global Nutrition Firm Takes Dose of SonicWALL to Boost Network Health
    Post Your Comments:
    *Name:
    *Comment:
    *Email:
    (Date:1/22/2015)... Juvent Sports ( http://www.juventsports.com ) and David ... Show to bestow a Juvent Sports Achievement award upon ... McKitrick. The award commemorated and congratulated McKitrick for her ... won her first amateur tournament in 1979 and most ...
    (Date:1/22/2015)... 2015 Autocarinsurancebest.com has released a new blog ... auto insurance policy . , Auto insurance quotes help ... is no longer necessary to call an agent or visit ... online on a single website: http://autocarinsurancebest.com/ . , Every ...
    (Date:1/22/2015)... Plainsboro, NJ (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 ... advocate and keynote speaker at the upcoming 32nd ... by ACCME-accredited Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC (PER®) , ... breast would have gone undetected if she had not ...
    (Date:1/22/2015)... (PRWEB) January 23, 2015 Recently, Weddingshe.com has ... catalog, and has announced its highest annual revenues in the ... on its popular glamorous wedding dresses. , According to the ... important wedding dress promotions for them in 2015. This point ...
    (Date:1/22/2015)... WASHINGTON, DC (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 ... conditions in vulnerable communities and cause financial distress to ... report by analysts at Howard University’s Center on Race ... of dollars in economic activity, payday loans at the ...
    Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:All-Time Leading Female Amateur Golfer Arlene McKitrick Receives Juvent Sports Achievement Award at 2015 PGA Show 2Health News:All-Time Leading Female Amateur Golfer Arlene McKitrick Receives Juvent Sports Achievement Award at 2015 PGA Show 3Health News:Commercial Auto Insurance Provides Several Important Features! 2Health News:Joan Lunden Reveals Diagnostic Approach That Led To Early Detection;To Keynote 32nd Annual Miami Breast Cancer Conference® 2Health News:Joan Lunden Reveals Diagnostic Approach That Led To Early Detection;To Keynote 32nd Annual Miami Breast Cancer Conference® 3Health News:Joan Lunden Reveals Diagnostic Approach That Led To Early Detection;To Keynote 32nd Annual Miami Breast Cancer Conference® 4Health News:Joan Lunden Reveals Diagnostic Approach That Led To Early Detection;To Keynote 32nd Annual Miami Breast Cancer Conference® 5Health News:Joan Lunden Reveals Diagnostic Approach That Led To Early Detection;To Keynote 32nd Annual Miami Breast Cancer Conference® 6Health News:Weddingshe Announces A Special Offer On Its Popular Glamorous Wedding Dresses 2Health News:Howard University Spotlights the Economic Impact of Payday Lending in Southern States 2
    ... Derek Kirchen, 67, who had suffered pneumonia eight times and ... their wits end, making sense of the symptoms and providing ... clues, doctors had cautioned Kirchen that the symptoms may be ... surgery, Dr Syed Tariq, a respiratory physician, stumbled upon a ...
    ... using dummy due to different developmental, hygienic or aesthetic reasons. ... dummies are bad for babies and parents should be in ... 20 studies conducted over the world since from past decade ... dummies are prone to reject or breastfeed for a shorter ...
    ... We might feel that we have forgotten certain things in ... that whatever we have forgotten does still stay in our ... and Roberto Cabeza of Duke University, conducted a study in ... we think it, does. According to the online edition of ...
    ... May that one adult and two children have been diagnosed with ... statement confirming that there have been three linked cases of E.coli ... these cases have a link with J&H Cairns, a butcher in ... no conclusive evidence yet that J&H Cairns is the source of ...
    ... UN sponsored conference on aviation flu has called ... facility involving all relevant institutions across the globe, ... bird watchers and wildlife conservation societies to check ... ,Scientists attending the conference convened by the UN ...
    ... led young people to name heroin as a loser ... which includes providing alternative narcotics and needle exchange programs, ... to consider the substance ‘loser drug,’ a Lancet study ... in Zurich said: The policy provides an alternative narcotics ...
    Cached Medicine News:Health News:Diagnosis On a Fourth Patient Confirmed To Be E.Coli 2
    (Date:1/23/2015)... , Jan. 23, 2015  Today the U.S. Food and ... for the prevention of serogroup B meningococcal disease ... Pfizer,s vaccine Trumenba®, which received FDA approval in October, ... devastating disease. "I have heard over ...
    (Date:1/23/2015)... , Jan. 23, 2015  A new analysis of ... D 2015 enrollment data shows that 81 percent of ... access and extra discounts at certain pharmacies. The findings ... "Preferred pharmacy plans are now the foundation of Medicare ...
    (Date:1/23/2015)... , Jan. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/-- Harwood Feffer LLP ( www.hfesq.com ... directors of Advaxis, Inc. ("Advaxis" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: ... breached its fiduciary duties to shareholders. On ... investing website reporting that Advaxis had misrepresented the clinical ...
    Breaking Medicine Technology:The National Meningitis Association (NMA) Applauds FDA Approval of Second Vaccine To Protect Against Serogroup B Meningococcal Disease 2New Analysis: 81 Percent of Medicare Part D Seniors Choose "Preferred Pharmacy" Plans in 2015 2Harwood Feffer LLP Announces Investigation of Advaxis, Inc. 2
    ... Repair System is an evolutionary product for ... Although initially designed specifically for use with ... is quickly becoming a new standard for ... system includes a unique method to deliver ...
    ... Tunnel Release System is a technological breakthrough ... using a minimally-invasive approach, provides significant patient ... base of the wrist,creates an entry for ... to a standard video camera system, provides ...
    ... a safe alternative to using positive displacement ... such as PCR(a), pipetting radioactive materials and ... excellent for tissue culture, gel loading, serological ... aerosol contaminants and liquids from reaching the ...
    ... orifice tip, the Finntip Wide is designed ... macromolecules like genomic DNA. This tip eliminates ... It is excellent for use with extremely ... inside diameter of the orifice is 1.1 ...
    Medicine Products: