Registered second case of cure for HIV with stem cells

The London citizen infected with HIV entered a long remission after a stem cell transplantation, which also helped him to beat the cancer. This is the second case in the world when a patient defeated HIV after a stem cell transplant.

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Treatment of cirrhosis with stem cells

Cirrhosis is a serious and often a life-threatening condition. It’s characterized by replacement of liver tissue with scar tissue due to persistent necrotic and inflammatory damage to the liver and its’ attempts to repair itself. Read more

Diabetes

Stem cells and diabetes Diabetes is an insidious disease that affects a lot of people around the world. The disease may go unnoticed for years, with only changes in urination and thirst being present. Over time however, if left undiagnosed and untreated, it will severely decrease the quality of living or may even cause death.

Bone marrow transplantation

An alternative for bone marrow transplant?

Nobody wants to hear an ominous phrase: “you need a bone marrow transplant”. Not only patients and their loved ones are unaware as to what that procedure entails and its potential consequences. Not to mention the difficulties in finding a matching donor.

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Neurological disorders

Stem cells in the treatment of neurological disorders

With improvements in detection protocols, doctor training and equipment, as well as our sedentary lifestyles, has led to a substantial raise in detection of neurological disorders.

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Cartilage formed with stem cells

Cartilage injuries are difficult to treat. Current methods are mainly based on transplantation of healthy cartilage portion into the damaged area. Such a procedure affects healthy cartilage. Moreover, the cartilage gradually degrades with age.

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Acute necrotizing pancreatitis

Treatment of acute necrotizing pancreatitis with stem cells

In 2012 Ukrainian Ministry of Health has approved usage of stem cells as a viable treatment of acute necrotizing pancreatitis.

Necrotizing pancreatitis is an extreme complication of acute pancreatitis. It may occur when pancreatitis is left untreated for a prolonged period of time and pancreas becomes extremely inflamed.

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Psoriasis

Treatment of psoriasis with stem cells

What is psoriasis?

Psoriasis is a chronic, long-lasting autoimmune disease of the skin. According to the current estimates, from 2 to 4% of the global population are affected. While there are different types of psoriasis, 90% of the cases usually manifest as plaques (inflamed white scales) on the skin.

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