Neil Riordan, PA, PhD Presents at the 5th Annual Perinatal Stem Cell Society Congress in Salt Lake City, UT on Thursday, February 28th

Neil Riordan, PA, PhD presented “Results From Panama Clinical Trials Using Human Umbilical Cord Tissue-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells (HUCT-MSCs) for Multiple Sclerosis and Autism” at the 5th Annual Perinatal Stem Cell Society Congress in Salt Lake City, UT on Thursday, February 28th. Neil Riordan, PA, PhD SALT LAKE CITY (PRWEB) MARCH 01, 2019Neil Riordan, [...]

Applied Stem Cell Therapy Expert, Neil Riordan, PhD, Authors “Cell Therapy for Liver Failure: A New Horizon” in Contemporary Liver Transplantation Medical Reference

DALLAS-FORT WORTH, TEXAS (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 08, 2016 (Original Press Release on PRWeb) Neil Riordan, PhD A new chapter by renowned applied stem cell therapy expert, Neil Riordan, PhD of the Riordan-McKenna Institute in Southlake, Texas; Medistem Labs Panama, and the Stem Cell Institute in Panama City, Panama, entitled, “Cell Therapy for Liver Failure: A [...]

FDA poised to outlaw breast reconstruction for breast cancer survivors using their own fat tissue

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration held public hearings for two days this week to allow for public commenting on proposed guidance relating to the regulation of human cells, tissues or tissue-based products. In its current form, this guidance will classify a woman’s own fat tissue as a drug when used in breast reconstruction procedures. [...]

2016-09-15T16:40:41+00:00September 15th, 2016|Bone Marrow Stem Cells, Breast Cancer, Cancer, FDA, News|

Stem cell pioneer sets sights on Japan – Japan Times features Neil Riordan, PhD of Medistem Panama

"We enjoy the advantage of having a large amount of clinical data on 2,000 patients. So we analyzed who received which cells and which cells worked best in different conditions. This allowed us to create our selection process through molecular profiling,” explained Medistem (Panama) Founder and CEO Dr. Neil Riordan. Operating what is arguably the [...]

US FDA Green Lights Second Duchenne’s Muscular Dystrophy Patient To Receive Human Umbilical Cord Stem Cells In US

(PRWEB) MAY 26, 2016 After several promising treatments in Panama using stem cell technology developed by Medistem Panama Inc. at the City of Knowledge in Panama, a 6 year-old Duchenne’s muscular dystrophy patient received his first umbilical cord tissue-derived mesenchymal stem cells in the US earlier this year following FDA approval of a second application [...]

Stem Cell-Augmented Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair Yields Excellent Results

Int Orthop. 2015 May;39(5):901-5. doi: 10.1007/s00264-015-2725-7. Epub 2015 Mar 22. Outcomes of acute Achilles tendon rupture repair with bone marrow aspirate concentrate (BMAC) augmentation Stein BE, Stroh DA, Schon LC. "Excellent results, including no re-ruptures and early mobilisation, were observed..." Abstract PURPOSE: Optimal treatment of acute Achilles tendon ruptures remains controversial. Positive results using stem-cell-bearing [...]

Recent Study Concludes Patients’ Own Stem Cells with Core Decompression Could Delay or Avoid the Need for Hip Replacement

A recent University of Rome study published in Acta Orhopaedica Belgica entitled “Stage-Related Results In Treatment Of Hip Osteonecrosis With Core-Decompression And Autologous Mesenchymal Stem Cells” reported that avascular hip necrosis patients treated with a combination of bone marrow aspirate concentrate (BMAC) and surgical core decompression experienced significant improvements that could delay or avoid the [...]

Study on Compensated Rotator Cuff Tear Arthropathy by Orthopedic Surgeon and Stem Cell Specialist, Wade McKenna, DO Published in Techniques in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery

Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas (PRWEB) November 08, 2015 A Study by orthopedic surgeon and stem cell specialist, Dr. Wade McKenna of the Riordan-McKenna Institute entitled, "Outpatient Treatment of Compensated Cuff Arthropathy Using Inlay Arthroplasty With Subscapularis Preservation” is published in the December edition of Techniques in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery. Dr. McKenna Dr. McKenna is [...]

2015-11-09T20:59:07+00:00November 9th, 2015|News, Riordan-McKenna Institute, Wade McKenna DO|

Study Shows Bone Marrow Stem Cells Help Tennis Elbow

A study published in the Jul-Dec 2014 edition of the Journal of Natural Science, Biology and Medicine entitled "Bone marrow injection: A novel treatment for tennis elbow" concludes that a single injection of bone marrow aspirate concentrate (BMAC) into the elbow lead to significant improvement of patients suffering from tennis elbow. The study followed 30 [...]

What are the sources of the stem cells used at Stem Cell Institute in Panama?

Lately, especially on our Facebook Page many people are asking us, "What is the source of the stem cells?" At the Stem Cell Institute, we use two types of stem cells. Primarily, we use allogeneic mesenchymal stem cells harvested from human umbilical cord tissue. In addition to allogeneic mesenchymal stem cells, our spinal cord injury [...]