Hematopoietic Stem Cells: Definition and Sources

Hematopoietic Stem Cells: Definition and Sources

Hematopoietic stem cell definition Hematopoietic stem cells are precursor cells of blood cells. As a result of their maturation and differentiation, they produce all types of blood cells of myeloid (monocytes, macrophages, neutrophils, basophils, eosinophils, erythrocytes, megakaryocytes and platelets, dendritic cells) and lymphoid series (T-lymphocytes, B-lymphocytes, and natural killer cells) that determine immunity, fight infections, carry oxygen, and participate in […]

Regenexx procedure review

Regenexx procedure review

What is regenexx Regenexx is the family of procedures that feature stem cell and blood platelet treatments. It is an advanced, non-surgical alternative for patients who suffer from chronic joint or bone pain, torn or strained tendons and ligaments, as well as other injuries and degenerative conditions.  The human body consists of billions of specialized cells. When some of them […]

What is CIDP?

What is CIDP?

Synonyms of Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy: chronic relapsing polyneuropathyCIDP CIPD stands for “Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy.” It is a rare autoimmune disease of the peripheral nervous system. For a long time, the development of CIPD was associated with certain HLA genes (A1, B8, DRW3), but this hypothesis hasn’t been confirmed. The disorder is caused by the inflammation of nerves and […]

What Property Is Unique to Stem Cells?

What Property Is Unique to Stem Cells?

The peculiarity of stem cells lies in their basic properties: self-healing – the ability to undergo a huge number of cell division cycles and remain undifferentiated pluripotency – the ability to differentiate into any cell type  ⠀⠀ These properties make stem cells critical for human health. Each cell that composes skin, muscle, and bone tissue contains complete information about the entire […]

Difference Between Embryonic and Adult Stem Cells?

Difference Between Embryonic and Adult Stem Cells?

Stem cells are primary cells that can self-repair by division, and differentiate into many specialized cell types. Depending on the source of origin, there are two types: embryonic and adult stem cells. Embryonic stem cells originate from epiblast tissue (blastocyst cell mass). A blastocyst is an early embryo (approximately 5-day-old human embryo) that contains 50 to 150 cells. Embryonic stem […]

Stem Cell Therapy for Neck Pain

Stem Cell Therapy for Neck Pain

The recent data from clinical research proves that stem cell therapy can be used for treating pain in the spine and joints. Traditional medical solutions that include chiropractic care, heating and icing, and surgery are either too limited or too extreme. Stem cell treatment is effective where traditional methods have failed. ⠀ Read more about Stem Cell: What Are Stem Cells? […]

Stem Cell Therapy for Back Pain: How Does it Work

Stem Cell Therapy for Back Pain: How Does it Work

Although stem cell therapy is mainly used for a bone marrow transplant, scientists are finding other applications for stem cell therapy. Among the popular applications for stem cell therapy after bone marrow is for back pain relief. There are ongoing research and clinical trials to bring stem therapy for back pain into a common medical procedure. However, there are mixed […]

How Much Does Stem Cell Therapy Cost: Detailed Review

How Much Does Stem Cell Therapy Cost: Detailed Review

How much does stem cell therapy cost? More people than you can imagine are asking this question. Stem cells are used to treat many types of conditions, from a damaged tooth nerve to knee arthritis and Parkinson’s disease. But this immense healing potential results in a corresponding cost. We have researched this question, and have found the relevant prices. Prices start […]

Does Insurance Cover Stem Cell Therapy?

Does Insurance Cover Stem Cell Therapy?

Today, stem cell therapy makes it possible to treat many diseases, giving people hope to overcome leukemia, Parkinson’s disease, Types 1 and 2 diabetes, and other serious diseases. But not everyone can afford this expensive treatment. According to “The Niche” study, patients can expect to pay from $2,500 up to $100,000 or more for stem cell treatment. So, it is […]