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ISCI Research

Basic Cell Biology, Blood, Bone & Skin, Cancer, Cardiovascular, Diabetes and Nervous System.

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials

Phase I/II clinical trials testing mesenchymal stem cells (MSC) in cardiology and wound care.

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Renowned physician-scientists set a vision for the future of regenerative medicine.

Latest News

UM Offers Stem Cells to Treat COVID-19 Patients with Life-Threatening Respiratory Infections

For COVID-19 patients in severe respiratory distress, the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine now offers access to mesenchymal stem cell (MSC) treatments that may help fight the characteristic inflammation that accompanies the viral infection.

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Study Finds Stem Cells Equally Effective in Treating Women and Men for a Heart Muscle Disease

A new Miller School study found that women and men with a heart muscle disease called non-ischemic dilated cardiomyopathy respond similarly to injections of mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs). In addition, women are more likely than men to have a substantial recovery from this condition because of the smaller size and shape of their left ventricles.

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Researchers Gain Insight into How Heart Failure Develops in People with Chronic Kidney Disease

While insulin does not cure type 1 diabetes, it helps many people maintain healthy blood sugar levels. However, for many people suffering from type 1 brittle diabetes, insulin just isn’t enough. Fortunately, a new treatment may soon be available to help them: islet cell transplantation.

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