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Two GRU officials step down in uninvolved cases

...part of a $6.3 million Program Project Grant from the National Institute on Aging looking at the impact of aging on stem cells in muscle and bone and the nutritional impacts of aging as well. Most recently, Hamrick has been studying the hormone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-23/two-gru-officials-step-down-
Leukemia diagnosis floored me only temporarily

...eat right, think happy thoughts. The kids and grandchildren have kept my spirits up.My siblings have offered their stem cells when that time comes. My church and Sunday school class have supported me throughout; I am on more prayer lists than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-13/leukemia-diagnosis-floored-me
Augustans attend bone marrow drive for 5-year-old boy

...asked to donate either the bone marrow or their stem cells."Only one potential donor in 500 will ever...Gunn said.A person who is asked to donate stem cells will take a hormone to build up stem cells, which will be taken through a process much...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-12/augustans-attend-bone-marrow-
Stem cell trial could heal hearts

...test whether dosing the heart with specially manipulated stem cells can help heal the damage and improve function. Gray...help stimulate that tissue to become healthy again.Stem cell therapies for heart disease have been tried for years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-19/stem-cell-trial-could-heal-h
Growing bone next wave of body repair

...scaffold, and then covers it in stem cells taken from the patient's fat to...Hybrids of tissue engineering and stem cell therapy could solve other problems. For instance, stem cell therapy is being tried to heal damaged...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-25/growing-bone-next-wave-body-
SC bill that could close abortion clinics advances

...fertilized egg the rights of a person will affect more than abortion, to include fertility treatments, contraception, and stem cell research."People are not considering a whole range of treatments that are affected," said Victoria Middleton with the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-13/sc-bill-could-close-abortion-
Greenbrier High School bone marrow drive honors Augusta cancer survivor's 12th birthday

...for Be The Match. Marrow transplants are less effective as donors get older, Gunn said."Our marrow and our blood stem cells, they age just like anything else in us ages," he said.Bowles, with the help of two Georgia Regents University...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-21/greenbrier-high-school-bone-m
South Carolina lawmaker accused of misbranding stem cells

...federal charges over the misbranding of stem cells by a business he once owned.Rep...company that harvests and processes stem cells from umbilical cord blood. The government...to December 2008, Caledonia sold stem cells to a Texas man who performed unapproved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-27/south-carolina-lawmaker-accus
Shortage of Hispanic marrow donors causes problems

...donor will undergo a peripheral blood stem cell donation, in which a few IV lines are...dialysis machine ? that separates the stem cells from the blood, Lancet said.That collection of stem cells will then be injected into Melvin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2013-10-09/shortage-hispanic-marrow
Mentors help cancer patients

...chemotherapy. In the spring of 2007, she had a stem cell transplant using her own harvested stem cells.For 3½ years, she did very well."Then...transplant."Her brother was a match, and his stem cells were used for the second transplant.Her first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-12/mentors-help-cancer-patients