Oct 28, 2008 · Beyond that, ADULT stem cells have been used to treat over 70 different diseases. I myself have had a stem cell treatment, called a stem cell transplant which is a fancy name (but with a slightly broader meaning) for a bone marrow transplant. In the mean time, embryonic stem cells still have not even been used on humans.Followers: 1.
Oct 31, 2017 · A final limit to stem cell research came with United States v. Regenerative Sciences (2014), in which the FDA claimed that Regenerative Sciences violated an FDA drug policy with a stem cell procedure – Regenerative Sciences counterclaimed that the stem cell procedure was not a drug and was therefore outside of the FDA’s jurisdiction.
Jun 26, 2006 · Private investors are funding adult stem cell not embryonic stem cell research. They are making startling advancements using adult stem cells in treating Parkinson’s disease, juvenile diabetes and spinal cord injuries. Stem cells from neo-natal cord blood have also proven successful. More than 6,000 patients and 66 diseases have been treated.
The Center is designed to serve as a regional hub of stem cell therapy, research, and education as well as an engine for increased processing of ethically-derived, “adult” stem cells (ASCs) for patient use. There are numerous kinds of ASCs derived from different human tissues (see graphic).