menstrual blood

Menstrual blood stem cells can treat many ailments

May 4th, 2011 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Menstrual blood has long been discarded as unsanitary and waste, but now stem cells from this very source can be stored and used for treating ... Read more...

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Indonesia’s ‘menstrual meal’ maid walks free

July 16th, 2009 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, July 16 (DPA) An Indonesian maid arrested after mixing her menstrual blood in a pot of vegetables she was cooking for her Hong Kong employer has walked free from court, ... Read more...

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Menstrual blood stem cells may help save limbs

August 19th, 2008 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 19 (ANI): A new study on mouse models of peripheral artery disease has shown that endometrial regenerative cells (ERCs) from menstrual blood can help restore blood flow.Researchers led by ... Read more...

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Menstrual blood could be a valuable source of multipotential stem cells

April 23rd, 2008 - 6:50 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 23 (ANI): A team, led by an Indian researcher, has revealed that menstrual blood can be a vital source of multi-potential stem cells for use in regenerative medicine.Stromal stem ... Read more...

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Stems cells from menstrual blood help treat damaged womb tissue

November 15th, 2007 - 6:47 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 15 (ANI): A scientist in Wichita, Kansas, has claimed that he has identified a new type of stem cell that can be reproducibly isolated from menstrual blood collected from healthy ... Read more...

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