Stem Cell Research Treatments

Stem Cell Research Treatments

Benefits of Stem Cells to Human Patients
Adult Stem Cells v. Embryonic Stem Cells
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Peer-Reviewed References (not a complete listing, sample references)

 

Adult Stem Cells Embryonic Stem Cells
Cancers:

  • Brain Cancer
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Skin Cancer: Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Tumors abdominal organs Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma
  • Hodgkin’s Lymphoma
  • Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
  • Acute Myelogenous Leukemia
  • Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
  • Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia
  • Cancer of the lymph nodes: Angioimmunoblastic Lymphadenopathy
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myelodysplasia
  • Breast Cancer
  • Neuroblastoma
  • Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Various Solid Tumors
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Ewing’s Sarcoma
  • Waldenstrom’s macroglobulinemia
  • Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis
  • POEMS syndrome
  • Myelofibrosis

Auto-Immune Diseases

  • Diabetes Type I (Juvenile)
  • Systemic Lupus
  • Sjogren’s Syndrome
  • Myasthenia
  • Autoimmune Cytopenia
  • Scleromyxedema
  • Scleroderma
  • Crohn’s Disease
  • Behcet’s Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Juvenile Arthritis
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Polychondritis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Alopecia Universalis
  • Buerger’s Disease

Cardiovascular

  • Acute Heart Damage
  • Chronic Coronary Artery Disease

Ocular

  • Corneal regeneration

Immunodeficiencies

  • Severe Combined Immunodeficiency Syndrome
  • X-linked Lymphoproliferative Syndrome
  • X-linked Hyper immunoglobulin M Syndrome

Neural Degenerative Diseases and Injuries

  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Stroke Damage

Anemias and Other Blood Conditions

  • Sickle Cell Anemia
  • Sideroblastic Anemia
  • Aplastic Anemia
  • Red Cell Aplasia
  • Amegakaryocytic Thrombocytopenia
  • Thalassemia
  • Primary Amyloidosis
  • Diamond Blackfan Anemia
  • Fanconi’s Anemia
  • Chronic Epstein-Barr Infection

Wounds and Injuries

  • Limb Gangrene
  • Surface Wound Healing
  • Jawbone Replacement
  • Skull Bone Repair

Other Metabolic Disorders

  • Hurler’s Syndrome
  • Osteogenesis Imperfecta
  • Krabbe Leukodystrophy
  • Osteopetrosis
  • Cerebral X-Linked Adrenoleukodystrophy

Liver Disease

  • Chronic Liver Failure
  • Liver Cirrhosis

Bladder Disease

  • End-Stage Bladder Disease
 

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Peer-Reviewed References (not a complete listing, sample references)
The Facts – Prentice, D. “Adult Stem Cells” Appendix K in Monitoring Stem Cell Research: A Report of the President’s Council on Bioethics (Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 2004), 309-346.

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