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Type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM)is characterized by the autoimmune destruction of the pancreatic β cells; as a result, patients with T1DM are dependent on exogenous insulin to control their blood glucose continuously. Bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells has been shown in many animal studies their potential cure for T1DM,which could not only address the need for β-cell replacement but also control of the autoimmune response to cells which express insulin. Therefore it is need to study the safety and efficacy of autologous bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells in treatment of newly diagnosed patients with T1DM.
Autologous transplantation of Bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells(approximately 2.5 x 106 cells/kg body weight) intravenously
Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator), Primary Purpose: Treatment
Endocrine Department, the south west Hospital of the Third Military Medical University
Third Military Medical University
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:12:24-0400
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To report results of lens capsular flap transplantation (LCFT) and autologous whole blood application in refractory macular hole (MH) treatment.
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Transplantation from another site in or on the body of the individual receiving it.
Transfer of HEMATOPOIETIC STEM CELLS from BONE MARROW or BLOOD between individuals within the same species (TRANSPLANTATION, HOMOLOGOUS) or transfer within the same individual (TRANSPLANTATION, AUTOLOGOUS). Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation has been used as an alternative to BONE MARROW TRANSPLANTATION in the treatment of a variety of neoplasms.
Transfer of MESENCHYMAL STEM CELLS between individuals within the same species (TRANSPLANTATION, HOMOLOGOUS) or transfer within the same individual (TRANSPLANTATION, AUTOLOGOUS).
Transplantation of tissue typical of one area to a different recipient site. The tissue may be autologous, heterologous, or homologous.
The transfer of STEM CELLS from one individual to another within the same species (TRANSPLANTATION, HOMOLOGOUS) or between species (XENOTRANSPLANTATION), or transfer within the same individual (TRANSPLANTATION, AUTOLOGOUS). The source and location of the stem cells determines their potency or pluripotency to differentiate into various cell types.
Diabetes is a lifelong condition that causes a person's blood sugar level to become too high. The two main types of diabetes are: type 1 diabetes type 2 diabetes In the UK, diabetes affects approximately 2.9 million people. There are a...
Autoimmune disorders are conditions that occurs when the immune system mistakenly attacks and destroys healthy body tissue. There are more than 80 different types of autoimmune disorders. Normally the immune system's white blood cells help protect ...
Pancreatitis Acute pancreatitis is inflammation of the pancreas caused by the release of activated pancreatic enzymes. Common triggers are biliary tract disease and chronic heavy alcohol intake. Diagnosis is based on clinical presentation...