Research

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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ISCI Leadership

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

Latest News

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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New Study Shows Stem Cells Can Be Given Safely to Stroke Patients with Catheterization Procedure

A national study led by a University of Miami Miller School of Medicine researcher has shown that the delivery of stem cells to the brain using a tiny catheter introduced through the groin into the carotid artery in the brain is safe for patients with strokes.

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