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MultiStem cell therapy being developed by Athersys (NASDAQ: ATHX) has excited people because of the advantages and sophistication levels it possesses over existing stem cell therapies. Big pharma is betting on this new therapy; let us find out why.
MultiStem – not a cure-all but a relatively potent therapy
The popular belief is that since stem cell therapy is a cure-all therapy as it involves removing and replacement of the malfunctioning more »
After a 70% return during the last year, shares of Chinese internet based company Qihoo 360 Technology (NYSE: QIHU) traded lower by 7.55% after reporting earnings. The company actually beat on both the top and bottom line, with revenue of $103 million, a 65% gain year-over-year (yoy) and $9.32 million better than the consensus, and an EPS of $0.22, beating expectation by $0.05. In addition the more »
Far-reaching accomplishments in the biotechnology sector meet its most ambitious expectations, stem cell therapy. The birth of this new industry has boosted the enthusiasm and energy of investors and has brought unprecedented capability and optimistic predictions. New developments in regenerative medicine are bringing about exciting, novel approaches to create therapies for hard to treat diseases. The biotechnology industry has been soaring in 2012 as companies both large and small have more »
Stem cell research puts immortality in our hands. By medically treating stem cells to repair damaged organs, one could, in theory, live forever. The following three stem cell research companies are achingly close to perfecting techniques that will repair and strengthen damaged human hearts.
Advances continue to be made in the field of regenerative medicine, with many products and procedures being made possible from stem cell therapy. While large companies are making headway in this area, many small companies are just as active, raising much-needed funds through the capital markets.
The main challenge all of these companies face is convincing naysayers that their research and subsequent results are ethical. There has been much ado more »