Nicoloz Story: Autism treatment with intrathecal injection of autologous cord blood

Nicoloz Story: Autism treatment with intrathecal injection of autologous cord blood

Nikoloz is an 8 year old boy who lives in Georgia. His parents stored his cord blood in the family bank Geocord, located in Tbilisi. They had no particular reason for storage, but they trusted their obstetrician, who recommended doing so.

Emirati toddler saves older brother's life thanks to transplant

Emirati toddler saves older brother's life thanks to transplant

One year on from a life-saving transplant from his younger brother and Emirati youngster Hamad Alyaarbi’s life is returning to normal.

Foreigner receives Chinese stem cells in transplant first

Foreigner receives Chinese stem cells in transplant first

A patient from Pakistan who suffered from a failure to produce healthy blood cells received a hematopoietic stem cell transplant at Shanghai General Hospital on Wednesday.

Kolkata Boy Part of Stem Cell Study That Offers Hope for Autism

Kolkata Boy Part of Stem Cell Study That Offers Hope for Autism

A 4-year-old boy from Kolkata who is in the autism spectrum has shown improvements while being part of a significant stem cell study currently underway at Duke University School of Medicine, in the United States.

Stem cell transplant findings could lead to personalised type 1 diabetes treatments

Stem cell transplant findings could lead to personalised type 1 diabetes treatments

A clinical trial has shown promising findings from stem cell transplants in people with type 1 diabetes, with some patients coming off insulin injections for several years.