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  • January 24, 2024

    Securing the Future: A Step-by-Step Guide to Joining CryoSave’s Family with Stem Cell Banking

    Explore the future of health with CryoSave’s streamlined guide to safeguarding your child’s well-being. From easy online registration to painless collection and long-term cryo-preservation, each step prioritizes safety. Seamlessly blending technology and compassionate care, CryoSave stands as a reliable partner in unlocking the potential health benefits within your baby’s stem cells. Prioritize safety, embrace the future – journey with CryoSave.
  • January 24, 2024

    CryoSave South Africa: A Trusted Choice for Safeguarding Your Baby’s Future with Stem Cell Banking

    In the rapidly evolving field of medical science, the importance of stem cells in treating various diseases and conditions cannot be overstated. For expecting parents, the decision to bank their baby’s stem cells is a significant step towards securing the health and well-being of their child. CryoSave South Africa emerges as a distinguished choice for this crucial responsibility, and here are three compelling reasons why.
  • January 24, 2024

    Unlocking the Potential: Cord Blood Stem Cell Therapy and the Spectrum of Treatable Diseases

    Over three decades, cord blood stem cell therapy has notched 40,000+ successful transplants, transforming treatments for blood disorders and metabolic conditions. With 80+ approved therapies, it offers hope for diverse diseases like neuroblastoma. Ongoing trials explore applications from Alzheimer’s to spinal cord injury. For a detailed exploration, read the full article and discover the evolving frontiers of this groundbreaking therapy.
  • January 24, 2024

    The Importance of Storing Cord Blood Stem Cells for Future Health

    In this article, discover why banking your baby’s cord blood is crucial. With a 100% self-match for your baby and vital sibling compatibility, cord blood storage becomes a strategic choice for long-term family well-being, offering a lifeline for potential treatments.
  • December 7, 2023

    Stem Cells: A Gift for Life During the Holidays – Inspiring Stories of Hope and Healing Illuminate the Festive Season

    We highlight how stem cells have saved lives over the festive season. A time when everybody is joyous and filled with merriment; some people face devastating news that could have life-threatening outcomes. The motivational tales of these four stem cell success stories highlight individuals who have benefited from stem cell-based treatments.
  • October 9, 2023

    Ingenious 6: Stem Cell Therapy’s Vital Role in Modern Medicine

    Stem cell therapy offers groundbreaking possibilities in medicine, with applications spanning tissue repair, drug testing, disease modeling, gene therapy, immunotherapy, and personalized medicine. While still in early stages, ongoing research promises to transform treatment options and quality of life for patients with diverse medical conditions.
  • October 9, 2023

    From Chemoresistance to Hope: Targeting Cancer Stem Cells in Breast Cancer

    Cancer is one of the main causes of illness and death worldwide and accounts for about 20% of all deaths in the modern world. Cancer research has resulted in the development of several novel ways to detect and treat cancer patients. An element that contributes to the failure of treating cancer in the original development […]
  • October 9, 2023

    Hope on the Horizon: Stem Cells Offer a Lifeline for Depression Sufferers

    Depression, impacting millions globally, often eludes effective treatment. Scientists are investigating the potential of stem cell therapy to tackle its root causes. Stem cells in the brain’s hippocampus may offer hope by regenerating neurons and reducing inflammation, potentially revolutionizing depression treatment.
  • October 2, 2023

    Inherited Genetic Diseases and Scientific advances after the “The Boy in the Bubble”

    An extraordinary boy enthralled the globe at the start of the 1970s. Years later, his tale is still developing in remarkable ways. When David Vetter was born in September 1971 at Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, he was diagnosed with Severe Combined Immunodeficiency (SCID), which was practically a death sentence. In fact, his 7-month-old SCID […]
  • September 12, 2023

    The Power of Placental Stem Cells: Placental Banking for a Healthier Family Future

    CryoSave offers Placental Banking in addition to Cord Blood and Cord Tissue Banking to provide our parents with the extra advantage of placental tissue and amniotic membrane banking. Thanks to this extra tissue in addition to cord blood and cord tissue, other illnesses can now be addressed.

Articles for professionals

  • February 29, 2024

    Unveiling the Promise of Stem Cell Therapy for Traumatic Brain Injury

    Discover the transformative potential of stem cell therapy for traumatic brain injury (TBI) in our groundbreaking article. With over 55 clinical trials underway, learn how cord blood stem cells offer hope for healing and long-term relief. Discover their ability to reduce inflammation, promote tissue repair, and enhance neurological function. Join us in unraveling the transformative potential of stem cell therapy in our captivating narrative.
  • February 29, 2024

    Eyes on the Future: Stem Cell Banking Offers Hope in the Fight Against Glaucoma

    Uncover groundbreaking advancements in glaucoma research! From stem cell therapy to mitochondrial restoration, scientists at Schepens Eye Research Institute and Indiana University School of Medicine are pioneering transformative treatments for this debilitating disease. Explore how these innovations offer hope and promise to restore vision and combat blindness. Join us in shaping a brighter future where glaucoma no longer steals sight but unlocks hope and innovation.
  • January 22, 2024

    Breakthrough in Parkinson’s Disease Treatment: Stem Cell Therapy Shows Promise in First Human Transplant

    Parkinson’s disease (PD) stands as the second most prevalent neurodegenerative disorder, presenting a formidable challenge in the absence of an effective treatment. This article delves into the potential of stem cell therapy, employing undifferentiated cells capable of becoming various specialized cells, as a groundbreaking alternative for addressing the complex intricacies of Parkinson’s disease.
  • January 18, 2024

    Groundbreaking Brain Stem Cell Transplant Study Shows Promising Results in Treating Secondary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis

    Direct brain stem cell injections show positive results in treating severe secondary progressive multiple sclerosis (MS). A small-scale study indicates safety and potential as a therapeutic option for advanced MS stages, necessitating further research for validation and expansion. Read more on this groundbreaking discovery.
  • August 4, 2023

    Reproductive Health and the value of stem cells

    Discover how modern lifestyles contribute to reproductive health issues, impacting couples’ fertility. Delayed family planning exposes reproductive organs to risks. Explore emerging treatments, including stem cell therapy’s potential to address these problems.
  • July 18, 2023

    Hope for Leukemia Patients: Cord Blood Transplants Prove Effective in High-Risk Cases

    Discover the game-changing potential of cord blood transplants in high-risk AML cases. Promising outcomes with reduced relapse and improved survival rates.
  • May 25, 2023

    Ovarian Cancer: Stem cell treatment to the rescue

    Ovarian cancer is the fifth most common cause of cancer among women, accounting for more deaths than any other cancer of the female reproductive system. A woman’s risk of getting ovarian cancer during her lifetime is about 1 in 78. Due to later stages of diagnosis and reduced therapeutic efficacy, ovarian cancer is one of […]
  • May 24, 2023

    Cervical Cancer and the Future of Stem Cell treatment

    Cervical cancer is the second most frequent cancer among women in South Africa and the first most frequent cancer among women between 15 and 44 years of age.
  • April 28, 2023

    Stem cells showing promising results in developing a treatment for Haemophilia

    Hemophilia is a genetic disorder that affects the body’s ability to form blood clots, leading to severe bleeding. There is no cure for hemophilia, but recombinant clotting factors have increased life expectancy. Research on stem cell therapy is showing promise.
  • March 9, 2023

    Stem cells’ therapeutic potential in treating Preeclampsia

    Preeclampsia (PE) is a hypertensive disorder in pregnancy and the leading cause of death and disability, for both mothers and babies. With the greatest morbidity and mortality, PE affects 5% to 7% of all pregnant women but is responsible for over 70 000 maternal deaths and 500 000 fetal deaths worldwide every year.