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Stem cell treatment effective against radiation sickness

I reported previously (see here) on the stem cell treatment of Israel’s Pluristem for radiation sickness. Pluristem’s four-year studies show that its placenta-based PLX-R18 cells are effective as a treatment for radiation damage to the gastrointestinal tract and bone marrow. … Continue reading

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Protecting USA from radiation sickness

I previously reported (here) on the therapy from Israel’s Pluristem for treating patients exposed to lethal radiation doses. Pluristem is to join the US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases program designed to protect people from catastrophic incidents. http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/US-government-to-stocking-Israeli-bio-tech-cure-to-lethal-radiation-in-2017-445620

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Japan turns to Israeli tech to treat radiation disease

Japan’s Fukushima Medical University and Israel’s Pluristem Therapeutics are to develop Pluristem’s PLX-R18 cells to treat acute radiation syndrome (ARS). Radiation continues to spread following the Fukushima nuclear plant disaster. http://www.timesofisrael.com/japan-turns-to-israeli-tech-to-treat-radiation-disease/

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Stem cell treatment fights radiation sickness

Stem cells from Israel’s Pluristem have been used in clinical tests to successfully treat bone marrow failure following total body exposure to high doses of radiation. http://www.timesofisrael.com/israeli-radiation-disease-treatment-passes-major-hurdle/ http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0066549

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Stem cells can treat radiation sickness

Israeli biotech Pluristem Therapeutics has announced that initial animal studies found that its placental stem cells can treat Acute Radiation Syndrome (ARS). http://www.globes.co.il/serveen/globes/docview.asp?did=1000680388&fid=1725

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