Kirk, Manchin, Collins Introduce Bill to Speed Development of Regenerative Medicine - Iffie Okoronkwo, M.D.

Kirk, Manchin, Collins Introduce Bill to Speed Development of Regenerative Medicine

Article Published by: stemcellcenters.com  WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Mark Kirk (R-Ill), Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) and Susan Collins (R-Maine) today introduced The REGROW Act, S. 2689, bipartisan, bicameral legislation to reduce barriers to medical innovation and accelerate the development of new regenerative medicine treatments, which have the...

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OTC pain medications safe for the heart

Article Published by: scoop.co.nz OTC pain medications safe for the heart when used according to label instructions Consumer healthcare products industry body, the New Zealand Self-Medication Industry (SMI), says that people who follow the on-pack instructions for over-the-counter (OTC) non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), such as ibuprofen and...

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Stem cell vaccine found to increase immune responses, inhibit tumors in animal models

Stem cell vaccine found to increase immune responses, inhibit tumors in animal models

Source: ScienMag.com   CINCINNATI–Researchers at the University of Cincinnati (UC) have found that a cancer stem cell vaccine, engineered to express a pro-inflammatory protein called interleukin-15 (IL-15) and its receptor (IL-15Ralpha), caused T cell production in animal models and enhanced immune responses against tumors. This T cell production...

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