Month: July 2015

Stem cells from adipose tissue are effective in anti-aging therapy

Scientists from the University of Verona and University of Rio de Janeiro applied an anti-aging skin treatment basing on autologous stem cells isolated from adipose tissue. The study involved application of two methods for preparation of cell suspension. In the first method, purified and expanded stem cells were used. The second method utilized fat enriched in so called stromal-vascular fraction, which contains several cell types.

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New regulations in in vitro fertilization procedure in Poland

The new act sets strict regulations in the in vitro fertilization procedure. Destruction of embryos capable of normal development will be prohibited. Preimplantation genetic testing for selection of phenotypic traits will be also forbidden. Genetic screening will be only possible if the child would be likely to suffer from a severe genetic disease.

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MedTech Europe help for Clinical Evidence Requirements for CE certification under the in vitro Diagnostic Regulation in the European Union

The “Clinical Evidence Requirements for CE certification under the in vitro Diagnostic Regulation in the European Union” …

KOMUNIKAT KOMISJI Wytyczne w sprawie przyjęcia odstępstw ogólnounijnych dotyczących wyrobów medycznych zgodnie z art. 59 rozporządzenia (UE) 2017/745

Rozporządzenie Parlamentu Europejskiego i Rady (UE) 2017/745 w sprawie wyrobów medycznych przyjęto dnia 5 kwietnia 2017 …

EMA warns against using unproven cell-based therapies

EMA’s Committee for Advanced Therapies (CAT) is advising patients and the general public against using unregulated cell-based …