The Christian Institute - Adult Stem Cells News http://www.christian.org.uk/news/medical-ethics/adult-stem-cells The latest adult stem cells news posts from The Christian Institute en-us Mon, 23 Apr 2018 21:55:12 +0000 Mon, 23 Apr 2018 21:55:12 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) Doctors ‘thrilled’ with results of remarkable MS adult stem cell trial http://www.christian.org.uk/news/doctors-thrilled-results-remarkable-ms-adult-stem-cell-trial/ Adult stem cell treatment has dramatically improved the lives of people with Multiple Sclerosis (MS).

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Tue, 20 Mar 2018 13:56:35 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/doctors-thrilled-results-remarkable-ms-adult-stem-cell-trial/
Stem cell 'plaster' could help heart failure patients http://www.christian.org.uk/news/stem-cell-plaster-help-heart-failure-patients/ A ‘sticking plaster’ made from adult stem cells could be a significant step towards combatting heart failure, scientists say.

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Thu, 25 May 2017 11:02:18 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/stem-cell-plaster-help-heart-failure-patients/
Burn victims restored by stem cell technology http://www.christian.org.uk/news/burn-victims-restored-stem-cell-technology/ Burn victims may no longer be forced to undergo painful skin grafts, thanks to a revolutionary piece of technology that uses adult stem cells.

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Fri, 19 May 2017 13:50:01 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/burn-victims-restored-stem-cell-technology/
Leading adult stem cell researcher named Australian of the Year http://www.christian.org.uk/news/leading-adult-stem-cell-researcher-named-australian-year/ A scientist widely recognised as a world leader in adult stem cell research has been awarded Australia’s highest civic honour.

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Fri, 27 Jan 2017 13:00:42 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/leading-adult-stem-cell-researcher-named-australian-year/
Adult stem cells: Medicine's 'best-kept secret' http://www.christian.org.uk/news/adult-stem-cells-medicines-best-kept-secret/ “Over 1.5 million patients have had their lives saved and health improved by adult stem cell transplants”, a senior academic and stem cell expert has said.

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Wed, 07 Sep 2016 07:00:01 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/adult-stem-cells-medicines-best-kept-secret/
Remarkable potential of adult stem cells demonstrated http://www.christian.org.uk/news/remarkable-potential-of-adult-stem-cells-demonstrated/ The potential of adult stem cells is becoming increasingly apparent after a series of scientific studies demonstrating their ability to treat serious conditions.

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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 10:21:35 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/remarkable-potential-of-adult-stem-cells-demonstrated/
Stem cell breakthrough gives hope to osteoporosis sufferers http://www.christian.org.uk/news/stem-cell-breakthrough-gives-hope-to-osteoporosis-sufferers/ New treatments for osteoporosis and broken bones are in sight after groundbreaking research using ethical stem cells.

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Wed, 06 Jul 2016 14:51:27 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/stem-cell-breakthrough-gives-hope-to-osteoporosis-sufferers/
Adult stem cells used in 'remarkable' stroke trial http://www.christian.org.uk/news/adult-stem-cells-used-in-remarkable-stroke-trial/ Stroke patients have shown a “remarkable recovery” in a trial that used ethical stem cell procedures.

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Wed, 08 Jun 2016 10:29:24 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/adult-stem-cells-used-in-remarkable-stroke-trial/
Adult stem cell therapy could halve heart failure deaths http://www.christian.org.uk/news/adult-stem-cell-therapy-could-halve-heart-failure-deaths/ Adult stem cell treatment could halve the number of people dying from heart failure, a landmark study has shown.

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Wed, 06 Apr 2016 13:09:07 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/adult-stem-cell-therapy-could-halve-heart-failure-deaths/
Hope for cataracts patients after stem cell breakthrough http://www.christian.org.uk/news/hope-for-cataracts-patients-after-stem-cell-breakthrough/ Scientists have used patients’ own stem cells to regrow eye lenses in a trial described as “stunning”.

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Wed, 16 Mar 2016 10:40:18 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/hope-for-cataracts-patients-after-stem-cell-breakthrough/
BBC reports adult stem cell breakthrough for MS patients http://www.christian.org.uk/news/bbc-reports-adult-stem-cell-breakthrough-for-ms-patients/ Pioneering medical treatment using ethical stem cells which has dramatically improved the lives of people with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) has been covered by the BBC’s Panorama.

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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 15:45:13 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/bbc-reports-adult-stem-cell-breakthrough-for-ms-patients/
MS patients walk again in ethical stem cell breakthrough http://www.christian.org.uk/news/ms-patients-walk-again-in-ethical-stem-cell-breakthrough/ Doctors have expressed delight at a groundbreaking adult stem cell treatment, which has enabled a number of multiple sclerosis (MS) suffers to make dramatic recoveries.

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Thu, 05 Mar 2015 12:06:09 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/ms-patients-walk-again-in-ethical-stem-cell-breakthrough/
Ethical stem cells used for dementia 'breakthrough' http://www.christian.org.uk/news/ethical-stem-cells-used-for-dementia-breakthrough/ Scientists have used adult stem cells to make a breakthrough in understanding dementia which could lead to developing drugs to treat the condition.

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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:50:25 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/ethical-stem-cells-used-for-dementia-breakthrough/
Paralysis breakthrough shows value of ethical research http://www.christian.org.uk/news/paralysis-breakthrough-shows-value-of-ethical-research/ Controversial embryonic stem cell research has been called into question following news of a paralysed man who learnt to walk again after a “historic” breakthrough.

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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:12:11 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/paralysis-breakthrough-shows-value-of-ethical-research/
Paralysed man walks after pioneering surgery http://www.christian.org.uk/news/paralysed-man-walks-after-pioneering-surgery/ A paralysed man has learnt to walk again after a “historic” breakthrough involving cells taken from part of his nervous system.

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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:07:55 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/paralysed-man-walks-after-pioneering-surgery/
Adult stem cell treatments show promise http://www.christian.org.uk/news/adult-stem-cell-treatments-show-promise/ Scientists have offered hope to people who suffer from blindness and brittle bone disease, as a result of promising new techniques using adult stem cells.

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:28:39 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/adult-stem-cell-treatments-show-promise/
'Step forward' for adult stem cell research http://www.christian.org.uk/news/step-forward-for-adult-stem-cell-research/ Scientists and doctors have praised the potential of adult stem cell research, as an alternative to controversial embryonic research.

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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 13:35:58 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/step-forward-for-adult-stem-cell-research/
New ethical source of stem cells discovered http://www.christian.org.uk/news/new-ethical-source-of-stem-cells-discovered/ Scientists have discovered a more ethical way to produce cells that have the ability to transform into any type of tissue, without destroying human embryos.

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Fri, 31 Jan 2014 13:00:15 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/new-ethical-source-of-stem-cells-discovered/
Nobel Prize for ethical adult stem cell researcher http://www.christian.org.uk/news/nobel-prize-for-ethical-adult-stem-cell-researcher/ A scientist has been awarded a Nobel Prize for his pioneering ethical research into stem cells which doesn’t destroy embryos.

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Tue, 23 Oct 2012 06:57:11 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/nobel-prize-for-ethical-adult-stem-cell-researcher/
Cancer patient's joy at meeting her life saving stem cell donor http://www.christian.org.uk/news/cancer-patients-joy-at-meeting-her-life-saving-stem-cell-donor/ A Scottish mother-of-three who had been fighting cancer for ten years has met the stem cell donor who helped save her life, after discovering he only lived 70 miles away.

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Fri, 09 Dec 2011 16:00:31 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/cancer-patients-joy-at-meeting-her-life-saving-stem-cell-donor/