Potential Treatments for Spinal Cord Injuries With the Use of Stem Cells

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2018/11/14/national/science-health/keio-researchers-plan-treat-spinal-cord-injuries-stem-cells/#.W-yli-hKjIV At Keio University in Japan researchers are making headlines with the prospective treatments they will begin to look into for those who suffer from permanent spinal cord injuries. This study itself is directed towards patients who have suffered complete spinal cord injuries (meaning they have lost motor function), however if successful one can only…

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Study Finds that Stem Cells Could Eventually Lead to Eradication of HIV

http://annals.org/aim/article-abstract/2707334/mechanisms-contribute-profound-reduction-hiv-1-reservoir-after-allogeneic-stem   Although with some limitations, this study was able to find some success in their initial hypothesis which could begin groundbreaking research that will do even more good for the HIV/AIDs communities. One year after the transplant of allogenic cells it was found that “5 of 6 participants had full donor chimera in T…

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