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August 7, 2018

Bantamweight Champ TJ Dillashaw Gives Neil Riordan, PA, PhD a Shout-out at UFC 227

"...One more thing. I'd like to give a big thanks to Dr. Neil Riordan.. helped me get to this fight. I mean, I went through a lot..." read more »

November 8, 2017

Famed South and North Pole Explorer, Robert Swan Gets Stem Cell Therapy

Thank you so much for everything. This I know has really set me up for the South Pole. THANK YOU ALL. We leave on November 7th from the USA. Start for the South Pole On foot on November 15th or 20th weather depending. INTENDING to reach the South Pole January 14th ..600 miles on foot. read more »

September 20, 2017

“Stem Cell Therapy: A Rising Tide – How Stem Cells are Disrupting Medicine and Transforming Lives” – A New Book by Stem Cell Expert, Dr. Neil Riordan, Is On Sale Now

“Neil takes readers on a riveting journey through the past, present and future of stem cell therapy. His well-researched, educational and entertaining book could change your life. I highly recommend it.” - Tony Robbins, NY Times #1 Bestselling Author read more »

August 15, 2017

Dr. Riordan at the Mesenchymal Stem Cell Conference in Cleveland with Arnold Caplan, PhD

Neil Riordan, PhD with Professor Arnold Caplan, PhD at the Mesenchymal Stem Cell Conference in Cleveland. read more »

November 16, 2016

High-Dose Intravenous Vitamin C Therapy at Riordan Clinic Offers New Hope to Young Cancer Patient After Chemotherapy Fails

After undergoing failed chemotherapy treatments and the debilitating side effects that go along with them, things are finally looking up for 6 year-old cancer patient, Hoyt Lee. Since starting high-dose intravenous vitamin C therapy at the Riordan Clinic in Wichita, Kansas two and a half years ago, Hoyt’s condition stabilized and is now improving; something his oncologists said would likely never happen. read more »

November 8, 2016

Applied Stem Cell Therapy Expert, Neil Riordan, PhD, Authors “Cell Therapy for Liver Failure: A New Horizon” in Contemporary Liver Transplantation Medical Reference

A new chapter by applied stem cell therapy expert, Neil Riordan, PhD of the Riordan-McKenna Institute, Medistem Labs Panama, and the Stem Cell Institute in Panama entitled, “Cell Therapy for Liver Failure: A New Horizon” is now available in the printed and online medical reference, “Contemporary Liver Transplantation – The Successful Liver Transplant Program”. read more »

September 21, 2016

How Stem Cell Therapy Saved My Son

The Autism Hope Alliance interviews Marty Kelly about how stem cell therapy in Panama saved her son. read more »

September 15, 2016

FDA poised to outlaw breast reconstruction for breast cancer survivors using their own fat tissue

New FDA guidance will classify a woman’s own fat tissue as a drug when used in breast reconstruction procedures. read more »

September 13, 2016

FDA DRAFT STEM CELL GUIDANCE DOCUMENTS EXPOSED AS IMPROPER RULEMAKING, BAD SCIENCE AND HEARTLESS PUBLIC POLICY

Today was a good day for people who want continued access stem cells outside of clinic trials, and also for people who want the FDA to allow faster access to this promising technology. read more »

August 31, 2016

Neil Riordan, PhD discusses stem cell therapy on Larry North’s “Better you Show” – CBS KRLD 1080am

"My guest is Dr. Neil Riordan, chairman of MedStem out of Panama. There's so much to talk about. He's published dozens and dozens of scientific articles, [and] internally peer reviewed journals. He's just a cutting edge expert when it comes to stem cells." read more »

August 17, 2016

Stem cell pioneer sets sights on Japan – Japan Times features Neil Riordan, PhD of Medistem Panama

"Japan has a law on the books that allows a company of our size to commercialize such products. That makes it our number one priority. We are gearing up to present our data to regulators, as well holding talks with potential partners over there,” Riordan added. read more »

May 26, 2016

US FDA Green Lights Second Duchenne’s Muscular Dystrophy Patient To Receive Human Umbilical Cord Stem Cells In US

After several promising treatments in Panama using stem cell technology developed by Medistem Panama Inc. at the City of Knowledge in Panama, a 6 year-old Duchenne’s muscular dystrophy patient received his first umbilical cord tissue-derived mesenchymal stem cells in the US earlier this year following FDA approval of a second application for a single patient, investigational new drug (IND) for compassionate use. read more »

May 24, 2016

New article concludes US FDA restrictions hampering stem cell therapy progress

An article published this month in Thieme Journal of Knee Surgery entitled, "The Use of Biologic Agents in Athletes with Knee Injuries" concluded that "Biologic agents... are becoming the mainstay of nonoperative therapy in the high-demand athletic population." but "...Unfortunately, strict regulations by the FDA continue to restrict their application in clinical practice." read more »

May 18, 2016

First Duchenne’s Muscular Dystrophy Patient To Receive Umbilical Cord Stem Cell Therapy In US Turns 30

The first patient with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy to be granted FDA approval for allogeneic adult stem cell therapy in the United States turned 30 this year, well surpassing his original life expectancy and paving the way for future patients, according to non-profit organization Coming Together For A Cure. read more »

May 16, 2016

Knee Pain? Try a little RICE at home!

Knee pain? Try a little RICE at home! If that doesn't work, you might be a candidate for non-surgical stem cell therapy at RMI read more »

February 15, 2016

Modulation of Cytokines in Cancer Patients by Intravenous Ascorbate Therapy

Positive effects of IV Vitamin C on cytokines and tumor markers read more »

January 7, 2016

Stem Cell Therapy: Study finds that autologous bone marrow disc injections significantly reduce lumbar disc pain

Patients suffering from chronic back pain due to degenerative disc disease who were treated by injecting their own bone marrow aspirate concentrate (BMAC) into their lumbar discs experienced significant pain reduction 12 months after treatment. read more »

January 5, 2016

Stem Cell-Augmented Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair Yields Excellent Results

CONCLUSION: Excellent results, including no re-ruptures and early mobilisation, were observed in this small cohort with open Achilles tendon repair augmented by BMAC. No adverse outcomes of biologic treatment were observed with this protocol. The efficacy of BMAC in the operative repair of acute Achilles tendon ruptures warrants further study. read more »

November 30, 2015

Recent Study Concludes Patients’ Own Stem Cells with Core Decompression Could Delay or Avoid the Need for Hip Replacement

Avascular hip necrosis patients treated with a combination of bone marrow aspirate concentrate (BMAC) and surgical core decompression experienced significant improvements that could delay or avoid the need for hip replacement. read more »

October 20, 2015

Study Shows Bone Marrow Stem Cells Help Tennis Elbow

Tennis elbow patients show significant improvement after bone marrow stem cell therapy read more »

August 28, 2015

PRESS RELEASE – Dallas-Fort Worth Stem Cell Researchers Use Amniotic Tissue To Successfully Treat Non-Healing Surgical Wound

AlphaPATCH dehydrated amniotic membrane patch successfully treats non-healing surgical wound. read more »

August 5, 2015

Case report of non-healing surgical wound treated with dehydrated human amniotic membrane

Sterile, dehydrated amniotic tissue AlphaPatches (containing trophic factors known to enhance wound healing) have proven effective in completely healing an otherwise non-healing wound. read more »