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More news about stem cell therapy in children with autism spectrum disorder

Recently more news about stem cell therapy in children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) came from the the medical research team led by Dr. Michael Chez from Pediatric Neuroscience Department of Sutter Institute for Medical Research, Sacramento, California. Safety of the infusion of own umbilical cord have been proven once more by the results of this…
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Stem cell therapy a new approach for intractable epileptic seizures

1. Stem cell therapy, why is necessary a new treatment in epilepsy? Existing anti-epileptic drugs (AED) have limited efficiency in approximately 30 % of patients, experiencing intractable epileptic seizures, so called drug-resistant epilepsy. Stem cell therapy may be a safe and promising new therapeutic approach for these patients, according to the results of a recently…
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How did the umbilical cord blood stem cells change LB’s life?

The story of L.B. is the story of first umbilical cord blood stem cells treatment performed successfully in Europe for cerebral palsy. L.B. is a German boy who at a young age has gone courageously through one of the toughest challenge in life. It all started in November 2008... When the 2,5 years old boy…
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Is it an option cord blood collection in preterm infants?

Recommendations of cord blood collection in preterm infants according to Netcord-FACT standards are split in 2 categories, if the procedure is performed while placenta is still in uterus: For public banking, the procedure may be performed only if the pregnancy has a minimum of 34 weeks of gestation For related/family banking, the procedure may be…
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