• stem cells
  • Adult stem cells , which include umbilical cord blood stem cells, have provided benefits in over 70 diseases based on peer-reviewed published reports. (strata-sphere.com)
  • This is the only organization that focuses on the understanding and treatment of disease by probing into the characteristics of adipose tissue and its rich repository of stem cells. (prweb.com)
  • Dr. Hal Broxmeyer (discover of umbilical cord-blood derived stem cells), and Dr. Katarina LeBlanc (leader in the field of bone-marrow derived mesenchymal stem cells) will lecture in their respective disciplines. (prweb.com)
  • Other potential uses of embryonic stem cells include investigation of early human development, study of genetic disease and as in vitro systems for toxicology testing. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many less controversial sources of acquiring stem cells include using cells from the umbilical cord, breast milk, and bone marrow, which are not pluripotent. (wikipedia.org)
  • Royan Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Technology (RI-SCBT) first, as the "Department of Stem Cells" was established in 2002 to advance researches on biology and technology of embryonic stem cells, induced pluripotent stem cells, germ line stem cells, adult stem cells, cancer stem cells, and cord blood stem cells. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2004: Culture of Human Limbal Stem Cells on Chorionic Membrane and use them for corneal injuries 2005: Establishment of the first Private Cord Blood Bank in Iran (Royan Stem Cell Technology Co.) 2006: The first IVM-IVF sheep born in Iran 2006: Iran's first cloned sheep, named Royana. (wikipedia.org)
  • Embryonic
  • Obama himself has signaled, for example, that he intends to reverse Bush's controversial limit on federal funding of embryonic stem cell research, a decision that scientists say has restrained research into some of the most promising avenues for defeating a wide array of diseases, such as Parkinson's. (wizbangblog.com)
  • WECT) - New experiments with mice could lead to breakthrough treatments for human diseases while avoiding the ethical problem of embryonic stem cell research. (wect.com)
  • Abnormal
  • Importantly, the molecular tweezers have been found to be effective and safe not only in the test tube but also in animal models of different diseases, suggesting that they may be developed as drugs against diseases caused by abnormal protein aggregation, all of which currently have no cure. (wikipedia.org)
  • dysfunction
  • This would provide a radical new treatment approach to a wide variety of conditions where age, disease, or trauma has led to tissue damage or dysfunction. (wikipedia.org)
  • bone
  • The purpose of this research is to evaluate different methods of measuring body composition (amount of fat, muscle, bone, and water in your body) and to determine relationships between body composition and other medical problems associated with spinal cord injury (SCI). (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • medical
  • Common areas of study include psychosocial development, environmental factors which contribute to the development of a disorder, outcomes of children with medical conditions, treating the comorbid behavioral and emotional components of illness and injury, and promoting proper health behaviors, developmental disabilities, educating psychologists and other health professionals on the psychological aspects of pediatric conditions, and advocating for public policy that promotes children's health. (wikipedia.org)
  • approaches
  • These data can be used to develop screening guidelines for early identification and prevention of CMR in SCI, as well as targeted approaches to primary disease management. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • AIDS
  • 1 member) the President pro Tempore of the Senate appoints a member from an HIV/AIDS disease advocacy group. (wikipedia.org)
  • psychological
  • Pediatric psychology is a multidisciplinary field of both scientific research and clinical practice which attempts to address the psychological aspects of illness, injury, and the promotion of health behaviors in children, adolescents, and families in a pediatric health setting. (wikipedia.org)
  • cells
  • Reprogrammed cells can also make models of human disease. (wect.com)
  • The photograph opposite shows the ability of the pulp cells to mineralize more tooth substance in response to injury. (wikipedia.org)
  • treatments
  • Kristin Baldwin and her colleagues at Scripps Research Institute have inserted a skin cell into a mouse embryo, and from that, into a living mouse - opening the door for possible new treatments for human disease. (wect.com)
  • treatment
  • Symptomatic treatment is available for many symptoms associated with dysautonomia, and some disease processes can be directly treated. (wikipedia.org)
  • human disease
  • This paved the way for Mario Capecchi, Martin Evans, and Oliver Smithies to create the first knockout mouse, ushering in a whole new era of research on human disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • development
  • Investigations may be performed to identify underlying disease processes that may have led to the development of symptoms or autonomic neuropathy. (wikipedia.org)