Items Tagged ‘stem-cell’

April 11, 2013

Mayo study: ‘Smart’ stem cells help heart failure patients

By Logan Lafferty

Treating heart failure patients with a special type of stem cell can improve their condition, according to a new Mayo Clinic study published this week…Dr. Andre Terzic, who led the research and is director of Mayo’s Center for Regenerative Medicine, said it is the first published study in which smart stem cells were tested on […]

View full entry

Tags: Dr. Andre Terzic, heart failure, Mayo Clinic's Center for Regenerative Medicine, MPR, smart stem cells, stem-cell

March 18, 2013

Mayo Clinic to hold trial for BrainStorm’s ALS stem cell therapy

By Logan Lafferty

BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics said the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota has agreed to conduct a clinical trial of the company’s adult stem cell treatment for ALS. The Mayo Clinic is the third leading U.S. clinical site to sign a letter of understanding, following the University of Massachusetts and Massachusetts General, BrainStorm said on Monday. Additional Coverage: […]

View full entry

Tags: A.L.S., BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics, clinical trial, Reuters, stem cell therapy, stem-cell

May 4, 2012

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights


May 4, 2012 Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Thank you. Karl Oestreich, manager enterprise media relations […]

View full entry

Tags: ABC Nightline, American Academy of Neurology, Bill Weir, Dr. Elaine Wirrell, Dr. Tim Nelson, Dr. Tobias Loddenkemper, Dr. Yonas Geda, epilepsy, Fox News, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, melanoma, regenerative medicine

Contact Us · Privacy Policy