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Uniting the Global Stem Cell Community

Mayo Clinic Center for Regenerative Medicine to Co-Host the World Stem Cell Summit in San Antonio The World Stem Cell Summit, December 3-5 in San Antonio, unites and educates the global stem cell community. With more than 1,200 attendees from more than 40 countries, the annual World Stem Cell Summit’s… [...]

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Seeing Hope: A Girl and Her Family Glimpse a Better Future

From the pages of Mayo Clinic Magazine. The first thing the Arndts want you to know about them is their strong faith in God. They say it’s gotten them through some very tough times — mother Tara’s two bouts of cancer (one melanoma, one Hodgkin lymphoma); daughter Kelly’s head wound… [...]

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Mayo Clinic's Week at #WSCS14 in San Antonio

The Mayo Clinic Center for Regenerative Medicine used Mayo Clinic's social media networks to broadcast live to the public the latest from the 10th Annual World Stem Cell Summit. Below you will find a summary of content posted to Facebook, Google+, Twitter, YouTube and Flickr by Mayo Clinic and other… [...]

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Wall Street Journal Article Discusses Umbilical Cord Blood Therapies

From Mayo Clinic’s HLHS News and Views Blog. A recent article in the Wall Street Journal discusses the therapeutic potential of umbilical cord blood stem cells, including the current clinical trial being conducted at Mayo Clinic using cord blood for Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome. The journal interviewed Tim Nelson, M.D., Ph.D,… [...]

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Mayo Scientist Receives American Heart Association 2014 Basic Research Prize

The American Heart Association (AHA) awarded the 2014 Basic Research Prize to Andre Terzic, M.D., Ph.D., of Mayo Clinic. The award, presented at the annual meeting of the American Heart Association in Chicago, recognizes outstanding contributions to the advancement of cardiovascular science. Dr. Terzic was commended for pioneering applications of emerging… [...]

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Meet the Researchers – Drs. Anthony Windebank and Nathan Staff Discuss ALS Research at Mayo Clinic

Anthony Windebank, M.D., and Nathan Staff, M.D., Ph.D., presented “ALS and Mayo Clinic – A Long History of Partnership in Research and Care” during Mayo Clinic Heritage Days in Rochester, Minn. Dr. Windebank, professor of neurology and deputy director for discovery in the Mayo Clinic Center for Regenerative Medicine, and Dr.… [...]

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Collaboration Highlight: Cardio3 BioSciences

Since 2007, Mayo Clinic and Cardio3 BioSciences, a biotechnology company based in Mont-Saint-Guibert, Belgium, have collaborated to advance our knowledge of disease in order to provide new solutions for patients and innovative delivery of quality care in the area of cardiac regeneration. Cardiac regenerative medicine uses reparative tools to restore… [...]

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Center for Regenerative Medicine Forms Collaboration with National University Ireland Galway

The Mayo Clinic Center for Regenerative Medicine and colleagues at the National University Ireland (NUI) Galway have signed a formal memorandum of understanding (MOU) to pave the way for joint clinical trials using regenerative therapies. The MOU follows years of close collaboration with NUI Galway’s Regenerative Medicine Institute (REMEDI) and… [...]

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Bacardi's Gift to Significantly Advance Mayo Clinic’s Regenerative Medicine Research

Imagine a future in which a new lung is grown for a patient in need, using the patient’s own cellular material, or a day when an injection of replacement cells will enable a patient to self-heal damage in the brain, nerves or other tissues. Regenerative medicine is no longer science fiction,… [...]

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State of Minnesota Invests in Regenerative Medicine

Regenerative medicine recently got a boost in Minnesota, and Mayo Clinic is among the institutions that will benefit. During the 2014 Minnesota legislative session the legislature passed, and Governor Mark Dayton signed, legislation including funding for a regenerative medicine collaboration with the University of Minnesota. The new initiative will receive… [...]

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Lung Regeneration in the Center for Regenerative Medicine

Regenerative medicine has the potential to provide innovative new therapies for people with lung diseases, including chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), pulmonary fibrosis, cystic fibrosis, pulmonary arterial hypertension and bronchiolitis obliterans. In their end stages, these diseases are today treated with medications or lung transplants, though there is an ongoing shortage of donor lungs that are… [...]

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New Hope: Stem Cell Trial for ALS Patients

From the pages of Mayo Clinic Magazine. Regenerative medicine at Mayo Clinic harnesses its collective knowledge, resources and skills to teach the body to heal from within. This unprecedented science offers patients definitive solutions for devastating diseases and conditions. THE URGENCY Patient Number Five “We thought, ‘jeez, this cure has… [...]

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Stem Cells for Treatment of ALS at Mayo Clinic

Researchers in the Center for Regenerative Medicine are studying the use of intraspinal deliver of mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) to the cerebral spinal fluid of patients with ALS using a dose-escalation study. Learn more below: http://youtu.be/AuDxBQYeiS4 [...]

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An inside look at the Center for Regenerative Medicine Biotrust

Recently, the Center for Regenerative Medicine Biotrust held an open house. In the video below, Dennis Wigle, M.D., Medical Director, Center for Regenerative Medicine Biotrust; Mindy Rice, Research Operations Manager, Center for Regenerative Medicine and Zachary Resch, Ph.D., Program Manager, Center for Regenerative Medicine Biotrust talk about this key component… [...]

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The Biotrust: Focusing the Power of Regenerative Medicine

The stem cell approach is the heart of regenerative medicine. In the past few years its promise has become reality with Mayo Clinic delivering regenerative treatments for osteonecrosis, tendonitis and reconstructive surgery. With the growing interest in regenerative medicine research and treatment, Mayo Clinic established the Regenerative Medicine Biotrust, which… [...]

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Building a Better Liver

From the pages of Mayo Clinic Magazine. The Center for Regenerative Medicine Is Working on Treatments Unimaginable 10 Years Ago A few years ago, nature dealt a fatal blow to Cassandra Rohrer, a 16-year-old patient of Scott Nyberg, M.D., Ph.D. She was fighting for her life with the assistance of… [...]

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Regenerative Medicine Consult Service

Worldwide, people are increasingly interested in regenerative medicine or stem cell therapies. To meet this interest, Mayo Clinic established the Regenerative Medicine Consult Service — the first consult service of its kind in the United States. This service provides people with educational guidance and appropriate referrals to research studies and… [...]

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Stem Cells 101

You've heard about stem cells in the news, and perhaps you've wondered if they might help you or a loved one with a serious disease. You may wonder what stem cells are, how they're being used to treat disease and injury, and why they're the subject of such vigorous debate.… [...]

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Mayo Clinic Discovery Leads to FDA Approval for Stem Cell Trial for Heart Failure Patients

Cardio3 BioSciences, an international Mayo Clinic collaborator, has received FDA approval for a phase III pivotal clinical trial of its stem cell therapy. The trial will test the Mayo Clinic discovery of cardiopoietic (cardiogenically-instructed) stem cells designed to improve heart health in people suffering from heart failure. The multisite U.S. trial, called… [...]

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Mayo Clinic first in U.S. to test stem cell use in clinical trial for pediatric congenital heart disease

Mayo Clinic recently announced the first stem cell-based clinical trial for congenital heart disease. The clinical trial aims to determine how stem cells derived from autologous umbilical cord blood can help children with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome, a rare defect where the left side of the heart is critically underdeveloped.… [...]

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