Ukrainian scientists took part in the international conference IPLASS 2018

September 6-7, 2018, Bern, Switzerland hosted the 5th Scientific Meeting of the International Placenta Stem Cell Society (IPLASS).
The main directions of the conference were: • modern protocols of isolation of placental cells different populations; • molecular mediators and mechanisms of pathogenesis and regeneration in different models...
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Stem cells heal wounds

Chronic wound is a wound that does not heal for about 3 months. It happens that a chronic wound never heals, causing patients significant physical and emotional discomfort. Causes of chronic wounds are disturbances of blood flow, old age, systemic diseases, repeated injuries. The...
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A modern view at the regenerative medicine

Stem cells are one of the most important discoveries in the history of biology and one of the most powerful tools in modern medicine.
In many cases, when scalpel and pharmaceuticals are powerless, stem cells become a rescue. Only these natural amazing medicines have a unique...
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July is a cord blood awareness month

Every year, traditionally in July, the Association of Cryobanks supports international public initiatives on the cord blood awareness month in Ukraine.
Umbilical cord blood is a valuable medicine given a newborn by the nature itself as a biological health insurance for a long and healthy...
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Modern trends in biotechnologies

In 2018, cell and gene technologies are at the peak of popularity, attracting more and more investments. Every day new clinical trials launch worldwide to study the effectiveness of drugs of stem cells, not only native, but increasingly after a variety of molecular manipulations.
In...
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About reasonability of the own umbilical cord blood preservation

Трансплантация гемопоэтических стволовых клетокThe hematopoietic stem cells transplantat is a well-known protocol method of treatment of a wide range of blood diseases (leukemias and lymphomas, aplastic anemias, immunodeficiencies), some forms of cancer.
As a source of hematopoietic stem cells, the bone marrow (since 1959), peripheral blood after...
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New application of umbilical cord blood

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For the first time in the world, hematopoietic stem cells of the umbilical cord blood were used in 1988 to treat Fanconi anemia. Since then, umbilical cord blood is widely used as an alternative to bone marrow source for hematopoietic stem cells...
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