Stem cell therapy for autism: James Wagner

My son James developed severe autistic symptomatology one month prior to his sixth birthday. The anguish and pain we felt as our family watched him disappear into the abyss of thoughtlessness is indescribable. All of the Physicians agreed that his regression was an autoimmune phenomenon. They counseled us on accepting James’ circumstance. We accepted what [...]

2012-12-03T17:43:12+00:00December 3rd, 2012|Autism, Patient Stories|

Stem cell therapy for autism: Luke Fields

We are doing fine I hope you are as well. We enjoyed getting to know you this summer. Luke is about the same. I have noticed some small changes however. He seems to have a better grasp on the concept of time; as in how longer before Thanksgiving break or when a school function is [...]

2012-12-03T17:37:11+00:00December 3rd, 2012|Autism, Patient Stories|

Neil Riordan PhD – Stem cell therapy for spinal cord injury (part 2 of 5)

Case studies of spinal cord injury patients treated with CD34+ and mesenchymal stem cells harvested from human umbilical cord Wharton's jelly and cord blood, animal studies using mesenchymal stem cells, immunosuppression requirements in allogeneic stem cell treatments, intrathecal and intravenous administration of autologous bone marrow stem cells in spinal cord injury patients, and the role [...]

Neil Riordan PhD – Stem cell therapy for spinal cord injury (part 1 of 5)

Part 1: Dr. Riordan discusses mesenchymal stem cell sources from umbilical cord Wharton's jelly, stem cell expansion, therapeutic potential of umbilical cord mesenchymal stem cells vs. bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells, CD34+ hematopoietic stem cells from umbilical cord blood and the scientific rationale supporting stem cell treatment of spinal cord injury.

Clinical advances in adult stem cell therapy: Dr. Jorge Paz Rodriguez (Miami)

Current treatments with Adipose-, Bone Marrow- and Cord Blood-derived stem cells. Autism, Spinal Cord Injury, Heart Failure, Rheumatoid Arthritis and Osteoarthritis treatments are outlined. Dr. Paz is the Medical Director of the Stem Cell Institute in Panama City, Panama. He is U.S. Medical Board certified in Internal Medicine.

Stem cell therapy for cerebral palsy: Sarai Nathan

"Sarai walking with assistance after stem cell therapy in panama. She could not even stand before." - Elizabeth, Sarai's mother Sarai Nathan suffers from mild spastic quadriplegic cerebral palsy. She came to the Stem Cell Institute at the beginning of August 2011 when she was about 16 months old. The following is a transcription of [...]

Stem cell therapy for cerebral palsy: Tessa Hancock

The biggest thing we've noticed is her ability to track people and her vision. Her cognitive skills have improved. Before her stem cell treatment 7 months ago, she was like a 50 watt light bulb and she is like a 200 watts in comparison. She reacts more, holds her head up more and her hands [...]