Stem Cell Therapy for Heart Disease: John Coleman

John “Skeeter” Coleman, III received stem cells for heart failure in Costa Rica in 2008″ “… Blood samples were taken to find donor placentas with tissue types compatible to mine. Three weeks later I received two IV injections per day for seven days. It was done on an outpatient basis in CIMA hospital. Simple, painless [...]

2012-12-03T22:38:27+00:00December 3rd, 2012|Heart Disease, Patient Stories|

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.

Excerpts from Interview with Dr. Amit Patel, Director of Regenerative Medicine, University of Utah by Thomas Ichim, Ph.D, CEO of Medistem Inc Ichim: Which one was the first stem cell trial for cardiac conditions? Patel: It is like one of those questions like who did the first heart operation. There is a lot of debate as to what was the first to use cells plus therapy and there have been a number of trials. Myoblasts were [...]

2012-01-12T21:10:18+00:00January 12th, 2012|News|

Stem Cell Institute Stem Cell Clinic Publishes Successful Treatment of Heart Failure Patient

PANAMA CITY, PANAMA – The Stem Cell Institute reported today publication in the peer reviewed journal, International Archives of Medicine, of a heart failure patient who underwent profound recovery after receiving adult stem cell therapy. The publication is freely available at “Stem cell therapy is experimental, and although the results discussed in the paper [...]

2010-09-28T15:46:07+00:00September 28th, 2010|Heart Disease, News, Stem Cell Therapy|

Stem Cell Institute Panama Clinic Case Report of Successful Treatment of Heart Failure Patient Published

Adult stem cell therapy is currently in numerous clinical trials in the United States and Internationally. A sample of ongoing trials can be seen at if you search for the words "stem cell". In clinical trials the objective is to determine safety (in Phase I), efficacy in an unblinded manner (Phase II) and efficacy [...]