New research looking at the success of clinical trials of stem cell therapy shows that trials appear to be more successful in studies where there are more discrepancies in the trial data.
A new review from The Cochrane Collaboration provides ‘encouraging evidence’ that stem cell therapy may be effective against heart disease.
In a study published in Nature Genetics, scientists from the RIKEN Center for Life Science Technologies in Japan, in collaboration with the RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences, the…
Stem cell therapies work as a complement to standard treatments, potentially cutting the number of deaths after a year, suggests evidence from the latest Cochrane review: Stem cell therapy for chronic ischaemic heart disease and congestive heart failure.
It may now be possible to transplant insulin-producing beta cells into type 1 diabetes patients – a potential cure. The cells are partly crafted from the patients own skin cells.