Age makes no difference! Your cells are still good!

Despite the natural human aging process, the prevalence and functional activity of stem cells are highly preserved. For years we have been stating "Age makes no difference" - We have published a small study confirming this. In April 2017, a larger study has been released that confirms the ste...


ANSWERING YOUR STEM CELL QUESTIONS

There are a number of stem cell treatments and questions that never get clearly answered on the many pages of the Internet. Macquarie Stem Cells in Sydney has collated a number of these questions and have provided the answers below. If you require any further information or would like to discuss ...


Avascular Necrosis Treatment Using Stem Cells

Treatment of AVN Using Autologous Stem Cells and Activated Platelet-Derived Growth Factor Concentrates. Abstract BACKGROUND: Avascular Necrosis (AVN) of hip is a devastating condition seen in younger individuals. It is the ischemic death of the constituents of the bone cartilage of the hip...


CLINICAL APPLICATIONS-TELOMERE TESTING

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Diffuse Calcinosis Disappears after Stem Cell Transplantation

Disappearance of diffuse calcinosis following autologous stem cell transplantation in a child with autoimmune disease This is a very interesting case, as we were researching about previous interventions/results for fibromyalgia we came across this publication. It was published in 2004, therefore...


FEATURED FAQ: DO I NEED TO STOP MY BLOOD-THINNING TABLETS PRIOR TO STEM CELL TREATMENT?

Do I need to stop my blood-thinning tablets prior to Stem cell treatment? Blood-thinning tablets make us less likely to clot and more likely to bleed. When deciding whether to stop or to continue we need to ask what is the risk if I stop and what is the risk if I don’t stop the tablets. You...


HELPING STEM CELLS SLEEP CAN BOOST THEIR POWER TO HEAL

We are often told that sleep is one of the most important elements of a healthy lifestyle, that it helps in the healing and repair of our heart and blood vessels – among other things. It turns out that sleep, or something very similar, is equally important for stem cells, helping them retain...


Stem Cell Therapy Can Help Knee and Joint Pain

Knee and joint pain is a problem that can be experienced by everyone at some stage in their lives but if the problem persists it can cause more than pain… One of the simplest mechanisms in the body, the knee, plays a crucially important role in our day-to-day life. When we experience pain it c...


Stem Cell Therapy is Helping Patients around the World

The Ongoing Research and Development of Stem Cell Therapy Is Seeing Some Amazing Results Earlier this month news came from the U.K. saying that stem cell therapy had wiped out HIV in 2 patients. On further reading it turns out that they had stem cell transplants after developing lymphoma (a t...


Stem Cell Therapy trumps Painkillers

Stop taking painkillers and treat the source of your pain with Macquarie Stem Cells Macquarie Stem Cells in Sydney are leaders in stem cell treatment which has been used successfully to treat osteoarthritis, chronic joint pain and has even shown some promise in treating more serious disorders su...


Stem Cell Therapy: Now and into the Future

Here’s a Look at the Direction that Stem Cell Therapy is headed At the moment there are only a handful of conditions that stem cell therapy can treat. But as modern medicine continues to advance the potential for stem cell therapy grows. At the moment, stem cell therapy has been used to succes...


Stem Cell Therapy: Then and Now

Fifteen Years Ago It Was Thought There’d Be Radical Breakthroughs with Stem Cell Research In 1998 science was taking huge strides. A sheep was cloned and then it gave birth, heart surgery was completed with robotic assistance for the first time and a biomedical engineer said that within ten ...


STEM CELL TREATMENT FOR OSTEOARTHRITIS

If you suffer from pain and stiffness in your joints, whether due to an injury or simply as a result of the ageing process, you may be suffering from osteoarthritis (OA). And you’re not alone. OA is the most common type of arthritis, and affects more than 1.3 million Australians. A statistic t...


STEM CELLS IN THE FUTURE

The future of stem cell therapy is endless; with research in the field progressing, stem cell therapy may be able to treat conditions like M.S., Parkinson’s and Migraines… The team at Macquarie Stem Cells in Sydney is currently undergoing trials that are working towards the treatment of diff...


STEVE PRICE FROM 2GB INTERVIEWS DR BRIGHT

Dr Ralph Bright of Macquarie Stem Cells spoke with Steve Price from 2GB in an interview that was aired on Thursday 19th February 2015. The interview has been recorded and provided below for your listening.   [audio mp3="https://www.macquariestemcells.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Stev...


Systematic Review of Stem Cells for Cartilage Repair

A systematic review and meta-analysis of clinical trials of mesenchymal stem cell therapy for cartilage repair.   Review Published 15th of September 2017 BY: Borakati et al. Osteoarthritis (OA) is a major global burden creating significant morbidity worldwide. Current curative t...


The Magnetic Future of Stem Cells

Recent studies have unveiled a new way by which stem cells can be directed to specific parts of the body for more precise treatment In a recent study performed by the scientists at Georgia Tech College of Engineering and Emory University School of Medicine it was found that stem cells may be abl...


Treating Chronic Migraines with Stem Cells

Migraine and tension-type headache treated with SVF: a case series Published article by Dr. Ralph Bright, Dr. Matthew Bright and Pelin Bright at Macquarie Stem Cells. INTRODUCTION: Chronic migraines and tension-type headaches are debilitating diseases affecting 1.4 to 2.2% of the populat...


Treating Tears with Stem Cells

Treating Tears of Cartilage & Ligaments This blog we will discuss tears and how your body naturally will address a torn cartilage or tendon in comparison to how this would change with the use of Stem Cells. First Lets have a look at how our body naturally addresses tears to tissues. Nu...


What do these Cells look like under our microscope??

Below are cell samples from our own patients cells! These pictures contain; Fat cells Stem cells Endothelial cells Capillaries (blood vessels) Live cells & dead cells Debris (broken cells) We have taken these images using our Leica Fluorescent Microscope with va...


Why there’s Still a Debate around Stem Cells

There’s Still a Misconception about Stem Cell Therapy It has been espoused by certain members of the scientific community that stem cells are either a dangerous treatment or an ineffective one. But many patients disagree. Patients who have undergone stem cell therapy from qualified professi...