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Stem cell therapy

What is stem cell therapy?

Stem cell therapy is an intervention strategy that introduces new adult stem cells into damaged tissue in order to treat disease and injury. It is believed that stem cell therapy have the potential to change the face of human disease and alleviate suffering.images (1).jpg

What is the principle of stem cell therapy?

Stem cell has the ability of long-term surviving and self-reproduction. Almost all the initial cells have stem cell. Stem cell therapy is to extract the stem cells from bone marrow of a patient, after in vitro separation, the stem cells are then implanted into the damaged organs. The implanted stem cells, after the courses of growth and maturity, begin to make up or repair the damaged tissues of kidneys so as to improve the renal function.

What are the advantages of stem cell therapy?

In theory, stem cell therapy could treat various kinds of diseases belong to many kinds of systems such as nervous system and circulatory system. It has incomparable superiority over many traditional therapies:

Safety: without the usage of medicines and drugs, the toxicity of such therapy is little or none.

No Rejection: the stem cells used for treatment are the cells of the patients so that no rejection would occur during stem cell treatments.

A wide range of application: in theory, stem cell therapy is able to cure most of diseases.

It can be used to treat the diseases whose exact causes are not clear

It is particularly effective for certain symptoms, once the stem cell is implanted, it will function for a very long period.

Stem cell therapy has the potential to cure some diseases which are currently seen as

“incurable”.

What are the functions of stem cell therapy in treating kidney diseases?

When stem cells enter the body of the patient, is will be attracted by focus of renal where daughter cells will be produced. Such daughters will further differentiate to produce various kinds of cells, tissues and renal vessels to improve the renal function, reduce the burden of glomerulus, alleviate the ischemic and anaerobic state of kidneys and improve the blood circulation of the whole body. Stem cell therapy could also resist immune reaction by differentiating to immunological cells to adjust immune system so as to gradually recover renal functions.

These are the overall functions of stem cell therapy in treating kidney diseases while it could provide different degrees of recovery according to specific medical conditions.

What are the side effects of stem cell therapy?

Although every therapy has a potential to cause sides effects, up to now, stem cell therapy has not caused severe side effects or adverse reactions.

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