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an independent team of operatives who work together in a CELLULAR MANUFACTURING production environment.
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The company is undertaking further studies with its ReN004 stem cell lines to assess their potential in pre-clinical models of Parkinson's disease, and hopes to report the results of these studies later this year.
Scientists didn't know how these three transcription factors maintain stem cell pluripotency.
In "Pro-life Stem-cell Therapy" (December 27, 2004), we noted a November 28, 2004 report from the French news agency AFP that declared: "A South Korean woman paralyzed for 20 years is walking again after scientists say they repaired her damaged spinal cord using stem cells from umbilical cord blood.
Finally, a putative brain tumor stem cell has also been isolated.
Next to spinal cord injury, Parkinson's disease is the most likely candidate for a viable stem cell therapy.
Spheres are clonal colonies generated from a single stem cell.
The initiative will be a job-producing machine for the state of California,'' said Westly, who also drew allusions to former first lady Nancy Reagan's push for stem cell research following her husband's bout with Alzheimer's disease.
Right now, all stem cell lines used to treat diseases have come from embryonic stem cells or adult stem cells donated by healthy people.
Upon closer inspection, the number of viable stem cell lines turns out to be fewer than a dozen.
Fox, who suffers from Parkinson's disease, strongly supports stem cell research.
The stem cell may have been derived from an embryo, resulting in the death of the embryo, or it may have been derived from a child or adult, or from blood in the umbilical cord, with no harm to anyone.