Treating asthma with stem cells

Treating asthma with stem cells

Treating asthma with stem cells Study shows multiple doses of stem cells can reduce lung inflammation and remodeling that results from house dust mite-induced allergic asthma. Asthma and its impact Asthma affects approximately 1-18% of the population worldwide. It is...
Stem cells as antimicrobials?

Stem cells as antimicrobials?

Stem cells as antimicrobials? Mesenchymal stem cells release antimicrobial factors that enhance the activity of traditional antibiotics. Could systemic delivery of mesenchymal stem cells be the way to treat chronic drug-resistant infections in the future? Rise of the...
Stem cell therapy to battle lung disease

Stem cell therapy to battle lung disease

Stem cell therapy to battle lung disease First-in-human clinical trials reveals the potential of using mesenchymal stem cells to slow the rapid decline of lung function associated with pulmonary fibrosis. What is pulmonary fibrosis? Pulmonary fibrosis is a condition...