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Adipose-Derived Stem Cells and Their Place in Regenerative Medicine

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Although there was a time when the mention of “stem cells” brought to mind procedures and practices involving neonatal cell extraction and painful bone marrow surgeries, regenerative medicine researchers have provided a strong case for adult stem cells in the treatment of disease.  In fact, for use in the majority…

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Stem Cells Fight for Patients Whose Bodies Fight Them Back

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Thanks to breakthroughs in modern medicine, including infection control and general public health education, people over the past half-century have been living longer. Some of this longevity could be in part due to lifestyle and environmental changes, but much of the credit is owed to advances in preventative medicine. However,…

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Alopecia Areata

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Alopecia Areata is a genetically related auto-immune condition in which the body attacks its own hair follicles resulting in small bald patches. It can involve the entire scalp (totalis) or the entire body (universalis). Sometimes patients spontaneously improve and others continue to worsen. Steroid therapy and topical immune-suppressants are frequently…

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