Texas Passes Legislation Allowing Patient Access to Stem Cell Therapy – 4 Major Takeaways

On June 12, 2017, Texas Governor Greg Abbott signed House Bill 810, known as “Charlie’s Law,” which gives patients never-before-seen access to non-FDA approved autologous and allogenic cellular-based therapies. Texas is the first state in the United States to pass such a law, and it will allow patients with certain chronic diseases or terminal illnesses … Continued

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Stem Cell Doc Supports the Arts Through Medicine

MedRebels preferred physician Dr. Lew Schon is no stranger to our blog. Last summer he achieved national acclaim – not for the usual response to research studies or successful surgical outcomes… this time, Dr. Schon was in the spotlight, literally, belting out the lyrics to Seven Nation Army along side perhaps his most famous patient, … Continued

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The Fountain of Youth

Article by investorideas.com Jan. 26, 2016 Aubrey de Grey a biomedical gerontologist, predicted that the first person to live to a thousand has already been born. According to de Grey the key may lie in the field of regenerative medicine. The Webster dictionary defines biological regeneration as “the restoration or the growth by an organism … Continued

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Annual Stem Cell Event

Article by Melanie Wong, VailDaily.com Jan. 25, 2016 Much has changed in the past decade in the world of stem-cell therapy, and on Thursday, the Vail Symposium will host a panel of experts at the forefront of this field. In partnership with the University of Colorado’s Anschutz Medical Campus, Stem Cells: Exploring the Research Perspective … Continued

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MS Patients Receive Stem Cells Treatment

Article by: Fergus Walsh, BBC News Jan. 18, 2016 UK doctors in Sheffield say patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) are showing “remarkable” improvements after receiving a treatment usually used for cancer. In MS the protective layer surrounding nerve fibres in the brain and spinal cord – known as myelin – becomes damaged. The immune system … Continued

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What $20 Million Will Mean For Stem Cell Research

Article by The Canadian Press Jan. 13, 2016 The federal government will provide $20 million to the Centre for Commercialization of Regenerative Medicine to help establish a stem-cell therapy development facility in Toronto. “Regenerative medicine is the future and not only is it the future, it’s a branch of medicine that Canada and the province … Continued

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