Navigation Links
Bioheart, Inc. and Global Stem Cells, Inc. Announce New Clinical Site in Mexico
Date:11/30/2013

Miami, FL (PRWEB) November 30, 2013

Bioheart Inc., a biotech company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of autologous cell therapies, has announced that it has initiated a new clinical site in collaboration with Global Stem Cell Group, Inc. in Cozumel, Mexico. The two companies successfully treated their first congestive heart failure patient at the new clinical site last week, using Bioheart’s AdipoCell (adipose derived stem cells).

The therapy involved the use of stem cells derived from the patient’s own fat (adipose tissue) obtained using liposuction. The recovered stem cells were injected into the patients’ heart with Bioheart’s MyoCath® needle injection catheter which allows for introduction of the cells directly into the heart without invasive surgery.

Rafael Moguel, M.D., Head of the Cardiac Program at the Centro Medico de Cozumel, was the treating interventional cardiologist for the Bioheart therapy procedure.

"Our center is very excited to participate in the cutting edge programs at Bioheart," Moguel says. "We can offer new hope to patients suffering from debilitating diseases by utilizing regenerative medicine, and delivering them non-invasively into the heart."

The MyoCath catheter was introduced using a radial artery approach, the first such documented stem cell case using this delivery method. The benefit of a radial artery approach is that it does not require the patient to lie flat for up to six hours, as in a femoral artery approach. Patients are able to sit up, walk and eat immediately following the procedure, and the risk of internal bleeding is eliminated.

Bioheart and Global Stem Cells Group have designed several different protocols to be uti
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology technology :

1. ACRES Names Katherine Madigan VP for Global Alliances and Advocacy
2. Scar Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2013
3. Acute Pain Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2013
4. Barretts Esophagus Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2013
5. ITRA Global Report Makes the Case That Bio Tech Companies Should Consider Tucson, Arizona for Relocation or Expansion
6. Advancements in High-Speed DNA Synthesis to Drive Growth in the Global Synthetic Biology Market, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.
7. Grace Century, FZ LLC Publishes Annual Global and Regional Financial Predications for 2014
8. Molecular Diagnostics - Global Strategic Business Report
9. Everest Group Recognizes TCS as a Global Leader and Star Performer in Life Sciences IT Outsourcing
10. ISPE Announces Recipients of 2013 International Honor Awards at Global Annual Meeting
11. Prefilled Syringes Market Expected to Reach USD 4.98 Billion Globally in 2019: Transparency Market Research
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/14/2014)... particularly ingenious when it comes to survival strategies. They ... hostile environment, for example during treatment with antibiotics. A ... a protective slime capsule consisting of sugar chains and ... have for the first time created a detailed three-dimensional ... blocks cross the bacterial cell wall, a crucial step ...
(Date:9/12/2014)... -- Research and Markets has announced the ... Report 2014" report to their offering. ... is a professional and in-depth study on the current ... The report provides a basic overview of ... structure. The dry film photoresist market analysis is provided ...
(Date:9/11/2014)... cells (hiPSCs), researchers have gained new insight into ... patterns of neuronal signaling associated with this disease. ... the hiPSCs of healthy individuals and of patients ... stem cells to release neurotransmitters, such as dopamine, ... linked to various disorders. By discovering a simple ...
(Date:9/11/2014)... , Sept. 11, 2014 XBiotech announced ... throughput filling machine that the Company says will be ... fully integrated system is designed to fill, stopper and ... manufacturing process. Additionally, the unit is said to contain ... system to provide a high level of quality compared ...
Breaking Biology Technology:New insights in survival strategies of bacteria 2Global Dry Film Photoresist Industry Report 2014 2Stem cells help researchers understand how schizophrenic brains function 2
... A key lawmaker who often disagrees with Governor ... he saw nothing inappropriate about the governor's use of an ... stem cell companies. , ,Meanwhile, the executive order, signed Tuesday ... from the director of Pro Life Wisconsin. , ,Ted Kanavas, ...
... - The Wisconsin Department of Motor Vehicles has deployed ... out of crime. , ,Preventing mischief in the issuance of ... Alioto, a fraud prevention specialist with the DMV , ... like a Social Security card or a birth certificate, a ...
... you're not reading this column, at least not today. May ... on the planet of the contributions to society and economy ... thousands of people will take to the streets in support ... will stay home from work. Some plan to keep their ...
Cached Biology Technology:Republican sees nothing wrong with Doyle's use of executive order 2New DMV tool never forgets a face 2New DMV tool never forgets a face 3Technology and the "American" dream 2
(Date:9/15/2014)... When this week,s print issue of the journal ... up from New Mexico, Montana and even the Netherlands, ... more and more the norm in these connected times. ... it will produce innovations in biology, medicine, biotechnology and ... this scientist talked with that one, that one knew ...
(Date:9/15/2014)... Sonja Schmid, an assistant professor in the Department of ... Liberal Arts and Human Sciences at Virginia Tech, has ... (CAREER) Award to study the prospects and problems of ... catastrophic failure of Japan,s Fukushima I Nuclear Power Plant ... the scientific community viewed nuclear emergencies, Schmid said. Three ...
(Date:9/15/2014)... wild, domesticated, and domesticated-wild hybridized populations of ... that within 5 to 11 generations, selection ... populations that hybridized with domesticated populations. , ... evidence that natural selection, over time, removes ... as a result of increased genetic diversity. ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Collaboration drives achievement in protein structure research 2'Nuclear disasters don't respect national boundaries' 2
... to local climates -- and potentially to climate change -- may ... to new research published in Science by UBC evolutionary ... resistance to local pests -- that has helped purple loosestrife to ... species to rapidly adapt to local climate has not generally been ...
... been invading Europe,s rivers and lakes for several decades, but ... and problematic, like so many other invaders - such as ... European shrimps have something to do with this? Jaimie ... and found it only existed where native shrimps were absent ...
... body of water, from a puddle or a pond to ... rocks, plants, and animals. These so-called sessile suspension feeders are ... cleaning up environmental contaminants by consuming bacteria. A study published ... Journal reveals that by actively changing the angle of ...
Cached Biology News:Adaptability to local climate helps invasive species thrive 2Predators vs. alien: European shrimps win predatory battles with an American invader 2How tiny organisms make a big impact on clean water 2
... a simple and convenient method for the rapid, ... been optimized for use with S. cerevisiae and ... fungus species that is susceptible to yeast lytic ... spheroplasts of yeast cells that are ideal for ...
Four siRNAs targeting your gene of interest, providing gene silencing with 100% satisfaction guaranteed High knockdown potency , High specificity for minimal off-target effects , Flexible siR...
... PHD2000 syringe pump series combines Harvard Apparatuss best ... and a wide range of configuration options. A ... dimensions of syringes from all the major manufacturers. ... all the pertinent information from across the lab. ...
... Drosophila S2 cells are used for heterologous ... System (DES). The S2 cell line was ... (20-24 hours old) Drosophila melanogaster embryos ... at room temperature without CO2 and is easily ...
Biology Products: