Although not yet popular, lab-grown meat is fast becoming a real alternative to its farm-grown counterpart as billionaire entrepreneurs and industry heavyweights invest into start-ups from across the nascent field of “cellular agriculture”. Produced via stem cells derived from cows, pigs, fish, or sheep, the emerging clean meat industry has the potential to transform the global food market and create a new trillion dollar industry in the process. [Read more…]
Singapore, Sep 7, 2021 – Local family cord blood bank Cryoviva Singapore is continuing with its rapid geographic growth plans with an entry into the Bahrain market. This latest new market entry closely follows Cryoviva establishing a footprint in Dubai to serve couples in the UAE that are on the family way. [Read more…]
Frederic Desdouits, PhD, named chief executive officer. Co-founder Kevin Alessandri, PhD, relocates to Boston to drive TreeFrog Therapeutics’ expansion in the U.S.
Bordeaux, France/September 13th, 2021 – TreeFrog Therapeutics, a privately held French-based biotech startup focused on developing safe and affordable stem cell-derived cell therapies for millions of patients, today announced the successful closing of a $75 million (€64M) Series B financing round, bringing the total funding to date to $83 million (€70M). [Read more…]
Stem cell therapy for knees has the potential to provide relief to a lot of people. Knee pain is an common condition that affects millions of Americans and people around the world. Considering the daily load that legs bear, a problem with your knees can limit movement. Knee pain can substantially reduce your quality of life and anti-inflammatory medication can only do so much. Suffice it to say, there exists significant interest in finding solutions to address knee pain and to restore healthy joint function.
That’s where stem cell therapy for knees comes in. [Read more…]
Despite ACL surgeries being more readily available than ever before, torn knee ligaments are still one of the most dreaded injuries for athletes and other active people. The anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) is responsible for stabilizing the knee. If it tears after a sudden wrenching movement, then stability and ease of motion are destroyed. Until recently, ACL surgeries seemed to be the only way for patients to escape the pain, stiffness, and stability loss that comes with an ACL injury.
Fortunately, stem cell treatment may now represent a viable way for some patients to heal torn knee ligaments while avoiding invasive ACL surgeries.
Alternative To ACL Injuries? How Stem Cells Can Help
In this article:
- Why Seek an Alternative to ACL Surgery?
- How Stem Cell Treatment Addresses an ACL Injury
- The Stem Cell Procedure for an ACL Tear
- Will Your ACL Injury Respond Well to Stem Cell Treatment?