Cell transplantation and cardiac repair
...ed Dr. Dohman. "In addition, we found that the grade of obstruction of microcirculation does not correlate with the efficiency of cell delivery to the infarcted
The research team also found that higher cell retention correlated with better changes in observed ejection fraction from baseline to a six...
Siemens Demonstrates Groundbreaking Approach to Stroke Diagnosis at ASNR 2009
...3D Stroke Imaging
Whether a fast stroke evaluation or the display of the infarcted
and surrounding area is needed, the CT Neuro Engine makes all the data avai...h as excluding existence of hemorrhage, understanding of irreversibility of infarcted
tissue, and determining portion of potentially salvageable tissue.
Leading pharmacologists to meet in Brighton
... models' (18 Dec)
Dr Marisa Jaconi (Geneva University, Switzerland): ' Tissue-engineered strategies using biomatrices to implant stem cells into the infarcted
heart' (18 Dec)
Dr Kai C. Wollert (Hanover Medical School, Germany): 'Bone marrow cell therapy after myocardial infarction: the BOOST experience' (1...
Pig Stem Cells Show Promise in Repairing Animals’ Heart Attack Damag
...se in humans. Scientists say the results build on earlier studies with cardiac stem cells in mice and humans that demonstrated success in regenerating infarcted
heart muscle and restoring heart cell function post-infarct.
For the study, cardiac stem cells were extracted by tissue biopsy from eight pigs ...
Fluctuating BP and Stroke Lowered Patient Survival Rate
...part of the brain that lacked in blood supply, but had enough blood flow that it might still be saved with aggressive treatment. This differs from the infarcted
tissue, which is damaged beyond repair.
Since death due to stroke increases among older patients and those who have more severe strokes, the data ...
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BioLineRx Presents Data on BL-1040 at Cardiovascular
Revascularization Therapies Conference Demonstrating Potential to
Reduce Deterioration of Infarcted Heart Tissue and Maintain
JERUSALEM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 7, 2007 - BioLineRx Ltd.
(TASE:BLRX), Israel's leading drug development company, reported
today pre-clinical data from trials of BL-1040 demonstrating that
BL-1040 is effective in preventing deterioration of the myocardium
after a myocardial infarction (MI), thereby ...
Bioheart Reports Promising Results From Preclinical Study of Adipose-Derived Acute Cell Therapy
...ept. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- A preclinical study involving
the injection of adipose-derived stem cells (ADSCs) into the myocardium
(heart muscle tissue) of infarcted
rats, was recently completed at the
Jordan University of Science and Technology in Irbid, Jordan by medical and
veterinary doctors from that instituti...
CorMatrix(R) Announces Intramyocardial Injection of Emulsified ECM Technology(TM) Demonstrates Enhanced Angiogenesis and Improved Cardiac Function in a Preclinical Model
...+/- 0.1 vs. 0.6 +/- 0.3 ml),
fractional shortening (33 +/- 5 vs. 24 +/- 6%) and ejection fraction (67
+/- 6 vs. 53 +/- 10%). The wall thickness of the infarcted
septum in the injected group was also statistically greater than that in
the control (0.19 +/- 0.02 vs. 0.15 +/- 0.02cm).
Research Documents Scalable Production, Survival Following
Engraftment and Positive Impact on Cardiac Function in Infarcted
Rats for Geron's Human Embryonic Stem Cell-Based Therapeutic for
...daq: GERN) today reported that research documenting
the scalable production, survival following engraftment and
positive impact on cardiac function in infarcted
rats was presented
today for GRNCM1, the company's human embryonic stem cell
(hESC)-based therapeutic for heart failure, at the International
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Stroke victims may benefit from stem cell transplants
Tracking transplanted hMSCs to infarcted
In a study carried out by Korean research...rity of the cells were detected in the core of the infarcted
The study concluded that there is a strong...dency for transplanted hMSCs to migrate toward the infarcted
area regardless of injection site but that the deg...
Geron Demonstrates hESC-derived cardiomyocytes improve heart function after myocardial infarction
...iac cells shown to survive after injection into an infarcted
ventricle and to produce significant improvement i...lly enhance cell survival after injection into the infarcted
ventricular wall. Four weeks later, tissue sections from the infarcted
hearts were examined for the presence of the human...
Human derived stem cells can repair rat hearts damaged by heart attack
...of cardiac cells from embryonic stem cells, and the survival of those cells once they are implanted in a damaged heart.
"Past attempts at treating infarcted
hearts with stem cells have shown promise, but they have really been hampered by these challenges," explained Dr. Chuck Murry, director of the Center ...
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