High Hopes After Stem Cell Therapy for Spinal Cord Injury

Read original story on Northern Rivers Echo. BLAKE Colleton has had to face one of the greatest challenges an 18-year-old could imagine. One year ago, the Murwillumbah resident was injured in an accident at the Motocross Nationals in Victoria. But now he’s looking ahead towards his next challenge. Soon, Mr Colleton expects to receive a…

Stem cell treatments for spinal cord injury – Jamie Richie discusses her improvements

Jamie Richie discussed her treatments and improvements while undergoing her third round of stem cell therapy at the Stem Cell Institute in Panama City, Panama. Jamie’s first round of treatment comprised 8 intrathecal (into the spinal fluid) infusions of human umbilical cord tissue-derived mesenchymal stem cells (hUC-MSC); 4 intravenous infusions of hUC-MSC; 2 intrathecal infusions…

Stem cell therapy for spinal cord injury: The Spinal Cord Journey

A short film about three spinal cord injury patients who share their stories of tragedy, hope and recovery following stem cell treatments for spinal cord injury at the Stem Cell Institute in Panama City, Panama. See them demonstrate their improvements by lifting themselves up, standing and even walking after stem cell therapy.

Stem cell therapy for spinal cord injury: Chris Niles

Spinal cord injury patient, Chris Niles, discusses his improvements after undergoing stem cell therapy at the the Stem Cell Institute in Panama City, Panama. Chris now has sensation down to about a T10 level and has regained movement in his feet.