I CAN SEE THERE ARE GOING TO BE A LOT OF THESE. CARDIAC STEM CELL TRIALS HAVE BEEN TAKING PLACE ALL OVER THE WORLD FOR ALMOST A DECADE. THE SOONER THE US RECOGNIZES THAT THE WORLD HAS PASSED THEM BY IN THE SCIENCE OF STEM CELLS, THE BETTER.
Tuesday, February 10, 2009, 10:45am EST
FIRST??? cardiac stem cell trial to take place in Louisville
The University of Louisville and Jewish Hospital will conduct the first cardiac stem cell clinical trial.
Officials with the university and Jewish Hospital & St. Mary’s HealthCare Inc., have scheduled a Wednesday morning news conference to explain the details of the trial, according to a media advisory issued by the university.
Expected to be present at the news conference, which will be held at the UofL Health Sciences Campus, are UofL President James Ramsey; Robert Shircliff, president and CEO of Jewish Hospital & St. Mary’s HealthCare; Roberto Bolli, Jewish Hospital Heart and Lung Institute distinguished chair in cardiology and Mark Slaughter, chief of the Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery at UofL.
THERE ARE CURRENTLY MANY REPAIR STEM CELL (RSC) TREATMENT CENTERS IN THE WORLD WHO ARE TREATING CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE WITH YEARS OF EXPERIENCE.
RSCI is a patient advocate education center that connects patients with adult stem cell treatment centers around the world:
These treatment centers have met or exceeded RSCI’s rigorous guidelines and standards: