Navigation Links
Stem Cell Research Provides Medical Breakthrough to Repair Heart Cell Damage Created by a Heart Attack
Date:3/27/2008

RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif., March 27 /PRNewswire/ -- In the medical community at large, there is no disputing the fact that heart attacks kill and destroy cells in the heart muscle. Multiple attempts by medical research scientists to figure out how to stimulate the heart to repair itself after an individual suffers a heart attack have repeatedly failed ... until now!

The Weil Institute of Critical Care Medicine, located in Rancho Mirage, California, is home to a brilliant group of medical research scientists who strive on a daily basis to provide cutting-edge breakthroughs to improve the success of preserving the life of those that suffer sudden cardiac arrest. This dynamic team, headed by world-renowned heart surgeon Dr. Wanchung Tang, sought to find the answer to rejuvenate the cells that were damaged and destroyed in the heart muscle from a heart attack. The beginning of this brilliant discovery started with the theory that by using bone marrow, the stem cells in the marrow would find their way to the heart muscle and begin to take over the function of the damaged and destroyed cells. These stem cells, in effect, would replace the dead cells and adapt themselves to become viable beating heart cells!

The Weil Institute medical investigation team has published its findings in various medical journals around the world. They have successfully been able to produce new, fully functional heart cells using the bone marrow donated from rats. The stem cells, once injected into the blood stream over a period of time, did indeed find their way to the heart and replaced the damaged cells that had been destroyed. Most importantly, these are the cells that had been destroyed due to a heart attack. New cells were effectively created and after painstaking monitoring over a period of time, it was duly found that the heart function of the subject improved significantly. To find out how you can become involved with The Weil Institute of Critical Care Medicine and partner with them to continue this lifesaving research, please visit http://www.weiliccm.org or call 760-778-4911 today.

Contact:

Max Harry Weil, MD, PhD, ScD (Hon)

760-778-4911

http://www.weiliccm.org

This release was issued through eReleases(TM). For more information, visit http://www.ereleases.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Weil Institute of Critical Care Medicine
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Crystal Research Associates, LLC Issues Executive Informational Overview(R) (EIO(R)) on Bioniche Life Sciences Inc.
2. Velos to Develop Key System Interface for Clinical Research
3. Rexinoid Developed by NuRx Pharmaceuticals Shows Promise in Prevention, Treatment of Lung, Breast Cancer, Paper in Clinical Cancer Research Reports
4. Carpet One Floor & Home Continues Making Dramatic Strides in Funding Breast Cancer Research and Awareness
5. Molecular Science Could Further Improve Leukemia Survival, Say St. Jude Researchers
6. Poniard Pharmaceuticals Announces Clinical Data From Picoplatin Oral Phase 1 to Be Presented at the American Association of Cancer Research Annual Meeting
7. Micromet Announces Presentation of Five Posters Related to Its Proprietary BiTE Antibody Platform at Annual Meeting of American Association for Cancer Research
8. Evanston Northwestern Healthcare Researchers Explain Effects of Large-Scale, Universal MRSA Surveillance Program That Supports Expanded Intervention
9. Women Invited to Join New Health Registry to Advance Research
10. Northern California Foot and Ankle Center Santa Rosa Enrolling Patients With Chronic Diabetic Foot Ulcers for Matrix Clinical Research Trial
11. Mayo Clinic Proceedings Contributors Highlight Research Findings About Cardiovascular Benefits Associated With Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/26/2016)... , May 26, 2016 A ... growth is the emergence of new treatments. Cardax, a ... for osteoarthritis treatment. The therapy is expected to fulfil ... Research UK is conducting studies to develop new treatments ... where the genes involved in osteoarthritis are being investigated, ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... 26, 2016 Since its commercial ... an essential life science tool for conducting genetic studies ... Research reveals in its new report that the industry ... one powered by a range of new applications in ... (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140723/694805 ) , Since ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... Deutschland und GERMANTOWN, Maryland , ... Zusammenarbeit mit Therawis bedient dringenden ...   QIAGEN N.V. (NASDAQ: ... bekannt, eine Lizenz- und Entwicklungsvereinbarung mit Therawis Diagnostics ... die Onkologie eingegangen zu sein. Ein erstes Projekt ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... May 26, 2016 , ... W.S. Badger Co. Inc ., ... with a 2016 When Work Works Award for its use of effective workplace strategies ... When Work Works project administered by the Families and Work Institute (FWI) and the ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... , ... May 26, 2016 , ... Connor Sports, ... basketball as a partner for the Tamika Catchings Legacy Tour that will ... industry leader in hardwood basketball surfaces in all forms and levels of the game, ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... , ... There are nearly 14.5 million people living with and beyond cancer ... June 5, 2016, communities around the world will gather to recognize these cancer survivors ... Survivors Day® is an annual worldwide Celebration of Life that is held on the ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... ... An April Gallup survey found rising health care costs to be the top ... Living (SHSL) may not share those same worries thanks to a new bundled ... while holding the line on increasing their contributions, including premiums, deductibles and the portions ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... 2016 , ... Eating Recovery Center, Washington (ERC ... brand new child and adolescent residential treatment center on June 1. The 18-bed, ... specialized eating disorder treatment and access to life-saving care. , To celebrate, ERC ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):