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Health group builds blood databank in Beijing

A blood sample databank under the China Marrow Donor Program (CMDP), was officially established Monday at Zhongguancun of Beijing.
The new databank is now the largest for Chinese people in the world, according to Hong Junling, deputy head of CMDP management center.

The databank includes information such as the names and gender of nearly one million donors and information about to which ethnic groups the donors come from, Hong said.
It also covers such medical information as blood types, gene types and health status of the donors.

The CMDP, launched in 2001 by the Red Cross Society of China, aims to help millions
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Stem cell research promising

After seeing the fastest development worldwide in stem cell research during the past 10 years, China is “on the verge of achieving a breakthrough”, says a top scientist in the field.
Zhou Qi, chief scientist with the stem cell research project at the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), spoke after the academy chose his area of expertise for significant attention.

He said Chinese scientists are expecting a major scientific breakthrough to be made within the next decade.
“We are now close to the day when we will be able to hail a breakthrough in this important technology,” Zhou told China Daily during
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New trial to treat diabetic foot by using stem cells

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The hardship’s focus is on pilot studies conducted in China. Sean Hu, CEO and Chair of Shenzhen Beike Biotechnologies Co. Ltd. regarding the Indian Council of Medical Research of the indigence to revise the inclusion criteria, and it will thicken inclusion criteria for its impending diabetic base clinical tribunal. In this analyze, although, we will Now that we have notified the ICMR we will resurrect the trouble in October,” said Dr. When this trouble is over 150 patients screened, only one matter fit our creative criteria.” He went onto hint that diabetic bottom disease experienced in a
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Stem cells boosted by Tai Chi

Taiwanese researchers have identified one possible reason that practitioners of the martial art tai chi tout its health benefits: shadow boxing apparently reinvigorates stem cells.

In a study published in the international medical journal Cell Transplantation, a research team found that tai chi can increase the number of stem cells in practitioners.

Lin Hsin-jung, a neural surgeon and head of China Medical University Beigang Hospital in southern Taiwan, noted that the public has long considered Tai Chi to be good for the body, and practitioners say it helps them live a longer, healthier life.

Alternative to Facelift and Plastic Surgery

Adult Stem Cell Research- Now As A Face Lift Alternative
Memo to Michael Jackson, Adult Stem Cell research has brought you an early Christmas gift this year. No longer is surgery required for anti-aging or making one look younger because Adult Stem Cells are now being used as an alternative to a facelift- no […]