Results for Regenerative medicine

Living well to a hundred and beyond

The public were given a preview of therapies that promise to preserve the quality of life of people well into old age

Producing fit and active centenarians

TRI is striving to enliven society by harnessing the power of regenerative medicine

Spinal cord treatment using stem cells

After a small-scale clinical trial, a promising stem-cell treatment for spinal cord injuries is now available in Japan

Preface 

Masanori Fukushima, TRI Director, Foundation for Biomedical Research and Innovation at Kobe, Translational Research Center for Medical Innovation (TRI)

An overview of regenerative medicine: its principles and the scope of the current revolution

Masanori Fukushima, TRI Director, Foundation for Biomedical Research and Innovation at Kobe, Translational Research Center for Medical Innovation (TRI)

Stem-cell therapy 2: Tissue regeneration by Muse cells after acute myocardial infarction

Shinya Minatoguchi*†, Yoshihisa Yamada‡,  Shingo Minatoguchi‡,  Toshiki Tanaka‡,  Atsushi Mikami*,  Shohei Wakao§,  Yoshihiro Kushida§  and  Mari Dezawa§ 

Medical technology advancing along key fronts

Disruptive strategies for treating diseases, new medical devices and big data are set to transform medical treatment

Cells could help heal a broken heart

A recently discovered cell type may help improve the long-term outlook after heart attack

Reducing risk to life and limb through stem cell therapy

Stem cells offer hope for patients with critical limb ischemia, a potentially fatal circulatory disease of the legs

Stem cells deployed to unite broken bones that refuse to heal

Stem cell therapy assists healing broken bones in combination with bone graft surgery

Stimulating stem cells to heal burst eardrums

A sponge in the ear could become a safer and more convenient treatment for burst eardrums