*  Attitudes to Xenotransplantation: Interviews With Patients Suffering From Parkinson's Disease Focusing on the Conception of Risk
Treatment of Parkinson's Disease in Adult Patients by Transplantation of Human Fetal Brain Tissue Obtained from Elective ... some lessons to be learnt from clinical transplantation trials in patients with Parkinson's disease.  Hildt, Elisabeth (2009- ... Attitudes; Disease; Interviews; Patients; Risk; Suffering; Xenotransplantation; Technology Assessment; Artificial and ... Attitudes to Xenotransplantation: Interviews With Patients Suffering From Parkinson's Disease Focusing on the Conception of ...
  https://repository.library.georgetown.edu/handle/10822/937251
*  SOLUTION: Spinal Stenosis - Studypool
Fetal Brain Tissue Transplantation in Parkinson's Disease Patients. 02/03/2012. Topic- Bradykinesia ...
  https://www.studypool.com/services/6270/spinal-stenosis
*  Uncovering How Bone Marrow Stromal Cells Can Potentially Regenerate Brain Tissue
"Our study showed that cell transplantation therapy may improve brain receptor function in patients who suffered from cerebral ... Uncovering How Bone Marrow Stromal Cells Can Potentially Regenerate Brain Tissue. 17.03.2006 ... He added, "When the efficacy, mechanism and safety of cell transplantation therapy are established, we will be able to apply it ... Their findings "clearly showed" that bone marrow stromal cells "may contribute to neural tissue regeneration by migrating ...
  https://www.innovations-report.com/hrml/reports/studies/report-56807.html
*  JCI - Stem cells: science, policy, and ethics
... implantation of fetal mesencephalic brain tissue into the brains of patients with Parkinson disease resulted in measurable ... Islet transplantation in seven patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus using a glucocorticoid-free immunosuppressive regimen. N ... Stem cells in adult tissues. Stem cells have been identified in adult tissues including skin, intestine, liver, brain, and bone ... We now remove organs from patients who have been declared brain dead but who are still alive in some sense (e.g., they are warm ...
  https://www.jci.org/articles/view/23549
*  TCIRG1 - Wikipedia
... during rejection of solid organ transplants and bone marrow transplantation as well as in brain tissues obtained from patients ... its expression is induced in lymphocytes in synovial tissues obtained from patients with rheumatoid arthritis or ... "Molecular Profile of Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells from Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis". Mol. Med. 13 (1-2): 40-58. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/TCIRG1
*  Coordinated Brain Care Could Save Health Care Outcomes
... coordinated brain care for older adults improves health outcomes and quality of care for those with cognitive impairment. ... Study shows that a new patient and caregiver centered model of innovative, ... Transplantation Cell Therapy can Reverse Loss of Brain Function in Stroke Patients. Results of a new study offer new hope to ... Researchers Find Link Between Brain Tissue Health and Dementia in Down's Syndrome Patients. A link between the health of the ...
  https://www.medindia.net/news/coordinated-brain-care-could-save-health-care-outcomes-134445-1.htm
*  Parkinson sign | definition of Parkinson sign by Medical dictionary
... may involve transplantation of dopamine-secreting cells (fetal brain tissue, nerve cells from other parts of the patient's body ... The patient should plan daily activities for when he or she feels rested to prevent fatigue, but even so, the patient needs to ... Patient care. Teamwork benefits the PD patient, who may require a social worker, nurses, primary care providers, a neurologist ... the family is assisted to recognize and fulfill the patient's need for intellectual stimulation and recreation. The patient is ...
  https://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Parkinson+sign
*  Effects of Monoamine Reuptake Inhibitor NS2330 in Parkinson's Disease - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
... deep brain stimulation, pallidotomy, fetal tissue transplantation as well as patients at risk for symptomatic hypotension, ... If needed, some patients will undergo a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) or computerized tomography (CT) scan of the brain and ... Patients with diphasic or end-of dose dyskinesias or disabling dystonia.. Patients who are unable to be treated with levodopa/ ... When the patient's optimal dose is determined, treatment will begin. Patients will take three pills containing NS2330 or ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00006077
*  Riluzole to Treat Parkinson's Disease - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
... deep brain stimulation, pallidotomy, fetal tissue transplantation as well as patients must at risk for hypotension, cardiac ... Parkinson's disease patients exhibiting diphasic or end-of dose dyskinesias or disabling dystonia will be excluded. Patients ... For this study, patients will stop taking their oral Sinemet and instead will have levodopa infused through a vein for up to 8 ... Patients will take riluzole or placebo (a look-a-like pill with no active ingredient) twice a day, along with their regular ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00013624
*  Funding to support innovative stem cell research on septic shock, diabetes, brain injury & 3D printing of neural tissues
Researchers will also be working in the areas of acute myocardial infarction, liver transplantation and type 1 diabetes. ... supports phase I/II trials with the potential to be economically viable for health care systems and show a benefit to patients ... Funding to support innovative stem cell research on septic shock, diabetes, brain injury & 3D printing of neural tissues. ... Commercialization topics include 3D printing of neural tissues, and the scalable production of engineered micro tissues. ...
  https://www.medindia.net/health-press-release/Funding-to-support-innovative-stem-cell-research-on-septic-shock-diabetes-brain-injury-3D-printing-of-neural-tissues-308520-1.htm
*  Controlled release of dopamine from a polymeric brain implant In vivo characterization.
... tissue transplantation into the brain has gained much attention as a treatment for Pariunson's disease, and a number of ... Transplantation of fetal substantia nigra and adrenal m e d d a to the caudate nucleus in two patients with Parkinson's disease ... Transplantation of adrenal meddary tissue to striatum in parkinsonism. J Neurosurg 1985;62:169- 173 25. Madrazo I, Drucker- ... References 1. Bertler A, Rosengren E. The occurrence and distribution of dopamine in brain and other tissues. Experientia 1959; ...
  https://www.docme.ru/doc/1918334/controlled-release-of-dopamine-from-a-polymeric-brain-imp..
*  Humber, James M. [WorldCat Identities]
... to save sibling's lives fetal tissue transplantation moral implications of fetal brain integration the embryo as patient ... Moral and ethical aspects Fetal tissues--Transplantation--Research Fetus Health care rationing Health insurance Health services ... And can a mental health professional violate a patient's confidentiality when they believe that patient is a threat to someone ... the patient's freedom to choose among treatment options, health insurance coverage, the ability of the current healthcare ...
  http://worldcat.org/identities/lccn-n79-76637/
*  Just Say No to NOTA: Why the Prohibition of Compensation for Human Transplant Organs in NOTA Should Be Repealed and a Regulated...
centres to retrieve organs from brain-dead patients...Currently, under the Human Organ and Tissue Transplantation...to do so ... Hospitals bill patients large sums of money for organ transplantation including organ procurement costs at rates that are often ... A common theme in the literature on organ donation is that organ transplantation and the sale of biological material to tissue ... 316) Overall, every party involved in the organ procurement, transplantation and tissue bank processes receives financial ...
  https://business.highbeam.com/42/article-1G1-398073124/just-say-no-nota-why-prohibition-compensation-human
*  New Stem Cells That can Form Brain Cells Discovered
... form new brain cells have been discovered by researchers from Lund University leading to hopes for people with serious brain ... Parkinsons Disease Surgical Treatment Genetics and Stem Cells Brain Brain Facts Ataxia Bone Marrow Transplantation Tissue ... A patient's struggle with Issacs' syndrome with no cure. Also known as neuromyotonia it is a rare ... ... Analysing brain tissue from biopsies, the researchers for the first time found stem cells locatedaround small blood vessels in ...
  http://www.medindia.net/news/new-stem-cells-that-can-form-brain-cells-discovered-100487-1.htm
*  The long-term safety and efficacy of bilateral transplantation of human fetal striatal tissue in patients with mild to moderate...
Striatal neural grafting improves cortical metabolism in Huntington's disease patients. Brain 2004;127(Pt 1):65-72. ... Unilateral transplantation of human primary fetal tissue in four patients with Huntington's disease: NEST-UK safety report ... The long-term safety and efficacy of bilateral transplantation of human fetal striatal tissue in patients with mild to moderate ... The long-term safety and efficacy of bilateral transplantation of human fetal striatal tissue in patients with mild to moderate ...
  http://jnnp.bmj.com/content/84/6/657
*  Long-Term Effects of Bone Marrow Transplantation: Overview, Immunosuppression and Graft Versus Host Disease After Hematopoietic...
Since the first large cohort of patients was cured in the 1970s, much has been learned about the long-term effects of exposure ... Growth and pituitary function in children treated for brain tumours or acute lymphoblastic leukaemia. Horm Res. 1988. 30(2-3): ... Connective Tissue Oncology Society, Society for Pediatric Research, Children's Oncology Group. Disclosure: Nothing to disclose. ... Immunize patient with measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) if patient is not receiving immunosuppressants or if patient does not ...
  https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/989518-overview
*  Biventricular Assist Devices as a Bridge to Heart Transplantation in Small Children | Circulation
... pumping results in better tissue perfusion and specifically provides better recruitment of the microcirculation of the brain, ... Eight patients were successfully bridged to heart transplantation after a median duration of BiVAD support of 35 days (1 to 77 ... The median patient age was 1.7 years (12 days to 17 years). The median patient weight was 9.4 kg (3 to 38 kg). All children ... The primary end points included survival to and after heart transplantation. Eight of the 9 patients (89%) who received VADs ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/118/14_suppl_1/S89
*  Organizations: : O: Organ and Tissue Transplant - healthfinder.gov
... advocacy and patient care in transplantation. Our goal is to offer a forum for the exchange of knowledge, scientific ... stem cell or tissue) and catastrophic injury (spinal cord, traumatic brain and/or amputation). Established in 1983 by medical ... American Association of Kidney Patients The American Association of Kidney Patients is a voluntary patient organization, which ... It is the only national kidney patient organization directed by kidney patients for kidney patients. ...
  https://healthfinder.gov/FindServices/SearchContext.aspx?topic=605&Branch=6&show=1
*  Patent US7981863 - Treatment of Parkinson's disease with PDGF - Google Patents
More specifically, the invention includes methods of exposing a patient suffering from such a disorder to a reagent that ... brain injury, trauma related brain/spinal cord injury, anti-cancer treatment related brain/spinal cord tissue injury (radiation ... infusing the patient with PDGF to a lateral ventricle of the brain; (b) monitoring the patient to determine if there is ... For example, after transplantation some cell types fail to integrate with host tissue. Another disadvantage is that ...
  http://www.google.com/patents/US7981863?dq=7,134,016
*  Nov. 5 bioengineering lecture focuses on 'Engineering Personalized Medicine' | UW News
Shiochet also developed a cell transplantation technique to help restore vision in patients with diseases such as macular ... will detail stem-cell-based treatments for tissue repair in the brain and cell transplants to combat vision loss. ... Overcoming damage to the brain - and getting drugs to the brain - are challenges following a stroke. Her research team designed ... holds the Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Tissue Engineering at the University of Toronto. She has published over 480 papers, ...
  http://www.washington.edu/news/blog/nov-5-bioengineering-lecture-focuses-on-engineering-personalized-medicine/
*  Neuroscience News
The successful transplantation of pig nerve cells into a human brain is the new weapon of medical research against Parkinson s ... Previous works had shown that the surgical implantation of human fetal tissue into this part of the brain may reactivate the ... that nerve cells from the fetus of a pig had survived more than 6 months in the brain of a 60-year-old Parkinson s patient; ... opening the way for the use of brain transplantations of other species. ...
  http://www.cerebromente.org.br/n03/noticias/parkinson_i.htm
*  Adipose Tissue-Derived Stem Cells | Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology
Studies using human bone marrow cell transplantation in ischemic patients suggest that human angiogenic cell therapy requires ... Sources of adult stem cells include the muscle, bone marrow, blood, epidermis, brain, liver, and, more recently, the adipose ... Mechanisms through which adipose tissue-derived stem cell transplantation may rescue the ischemic myocardium. A, Adipose tissue ... Transplantation of adipose-derived stem cells overexpressing hHGF into cardiac tissue. Biochem Biophys Res Comm. 2009; 379: ...
  http://atvb.ahajournals.org/content/29/11/1723
*  Patent US5584804 - Brain resuscitation and organ preservation device and method for performing ... - Google Patents
This invention also discloses methods for preserving and/or resuscitating organs in live (nonbrain-dead) patients, allowing for ... The methods include the steps of instrumentizing (e.g., catheterizing, cannulating, injecting, etc.) the vessels or tissues ... which allows additional time for the organs to remain viable such that they may be harvested for subsequent transplantation. ... tissue damage reversing and protecting agents, carrier vehicles, diluents, nutrients, and anti-coagulating agents. A device ...
  http://www.google.com.au/patents/US5584804
*  EMutagen: Germline Aesthetics
In this way, ACT has avoided the ethical dilemmas of using previously viable fetal tissue as experimental tissue. These human ... Through nuclear transplantation of 'choice' cell lines, lab animals are replicated and then interbred in order to insure the ... brain). Since ES cells are taken before an immune system has developed, they do not suffer from rejection in the case of organ ... sequences into the patient's body. Viral vectors commonly used for gene therapy today include genetically weakened Adenoviruses ...
  http://emutagen.com/germline.html
*  Books - Lane Medical Library - Stanford University School of Medicine
... progression and tissue invasiveness / Thomas Klonisch ... [et al.] -- Relaxin family peptide and receptor systems in brain: ... Renal Disease in Cancer Patients is a translational reference detailing the nephrological problems unique to patients with ... Composite tissues allotranplantation -- Immunosuppression-free transplantation in the regenerative medicine era. ... "Cognitive neuroscientists increasingly claim that brain images generated by new brain imaging technologies reflect, correlate, ...
  http://lane.stanford.edu/biomed-resources/eb.html?a=r&page=2&proxy-links=false