Dr. Kourosh Saeb-Parsy
MA MB BChir PhD FRCS
University Lecturer & Consultant Transplant Surgeon
"With its HTA-licensed collection service and
state-of-the-art storage facility, Virgin Health Bank represents the
ideal partner to work with."
“NHS patients with diseases such as leukaemia, lymphoma and sickle-cell anaemia are to benefit from better access to potentially life-saving stem cell therapy thanks to a new multifaceted partnership announced today"
“The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) has begun enrollment for the first Phase I safety study approved by the Food and Drug
Administration to investigate the use of a child's own umbilical cord blood... ”
“Researchers at the Medical College of Georgia have begun the first full scale clinical trial to test if stem cells from a child’s own umbilical cord (autologous) can help treat Cerebral Palsy”.
“Laboratory culture (in vitro) studies
examining the activity of human umbilical
cord blood cells (HUCB) on experimental models of central nervous system aging, injury and disease, have shown that HUCBs provide a 'trophic effect' ...”.
“Animal and in vitro experiments have shown that mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) taken from umbilical cord blood can suppress inflammation and attenuate collagen-induced arthritis”.
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