stem cell treatment - updates

Rappler's latest stories on stem cell treatment


Trailblazing trial for brittle-bone disease

Oct 12, 2015 - 9:00 PM

In a pioneering trial stem cells will be injected into fetuses to battle brittle bone disease

BRITTLE BONE DISEASE. A picture made available on November 9, 2011 shows Patricio (L) and Nicole (R), two kids who suffer from brittle bone disease (osteogenesis imperfecta), playing with paper airplanes in Quito, Ecuador, 28 October 2011. One of each 10,000 new borns suffer the illness in the world. The kids are called 'crystal kids' and a simple touch of a cuddly toy could break their bones. Photo by Jose Jacome/EPA

Is Arroyo's stem cell doctor back in business? DOJ orders probe

Aug 26, 2015 - 5:14 PM

Justice Secretary Leila de Lima acts on a change org petition asking the NBI to verify if Antonia Park is treating patients again in her clinic in Tagaytay which was ordered closed in 2014

'NOT GUILTY.' Antonia Park, who is facing one count of illegal practice of medicine and one count of estafa, is on bail. Sourced photo

Opposition vs stem cell for unproven claims grows

Aug 28, 2013 - 10:44 PM

More doctors groups support the stand that stem cell therapy should only be administered upon the completion of clinical trials

Health chief flip-flops on support for stem cell treatment

Aug 18, 2013 - 8:00 AM

DOH Secretary Enrique Ona in a speech encourages stem cell procedures that don t have therapeutic guarantees but says his stand on the matter is not final

Stem cell debate: Innovation or safety?

Aug 17, 2013 - 10:00 AM

The challenge hounding DOH and the FDA is finding the balance between innovation and sound regulation

Solon calls for probe into stem cell therapy

Aug 15, 2013 - 9:27 PM

Rep Doy Leachon files a resolution calling for a probe in aid of legislation on the conduct of stem cell therapy in the Philippines

#PugadBaboy: Scam Cell Therapy punchline 2

Jul 11, 2013 - 5:00 AM

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#PugadBaboy: Scam Cell Therapy

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DDB chair sues doctors over botched stem cell treatment

Jul 04, 2013 - 4:24 PM

Dangerous Drugs Board DDB chairman Antonio Bebot Villar is suing a German doctor a Thai doctor two Thai nurses and Filipino middleman

Palace cautions public on stem cell treatment

Jun 28, 2013 - 8:11 PM

Malacañang reminds the public there is no such thing as a treatment that cures all illnesses