Select Country

 
877-783-6728 (877-StemSave)

StemSave Blog

Stem Cells Differentiated into Intestinal Tissue

Posted by davids@stemsave.com on Nov 30, 2016 6:00:00 PM

Dr. Michael Helmrath, MD and Jim Wells, PhD of the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center announced a significant advance in the differentiation of pluripotent stem cells into intestinal tissue with functional nerves. This milestone will enable the use of the cultured intestinal tissue to be used, in the short term, for drug testing and, in the longer term, for the development of regenerative treatments to address a myriad of intestinal disorders such as Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Intestinal Cancers and Hirschsprung’s disease.

Read More

Topics: regenerative therapies, intestinal tissue, stem cells, pluripotent stem cells, Hirschsprung's disease

AAOMS

AAOMS - American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

 

As the industry leader, StemSave is the only stem cell banking service to be designated as an ASI approved program.

Subscribe to Email Updates

Join our Newsletter

Posts by Topic

see all