December 4, 2020

The Niche

Knoepfler lab stem cell blog

Cleveland Clinic

4 min read

When you read marketing terms like “stem cell treatment for sexual enhancement” or more specifically stem cells for “vaginal rejuvenation” what comes to mind? And are stem cell treatments a viable option for vaginal rejuvenation or sexual enhancement? So far, the data do not clearly back up this approach as both safe and definitely effective. Nonetheless there is a vast amount of marketing in this area. Also, the number of publications on regenerative approaches to female sexual health is skyrocketing. Note only are there …Read More

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North America is seeing a major bump in actions by regulators against unproven stem cell clinics with a big step up in Canada. The action has sparked quite a bit of discussion and debate. Dozens of Canadian clinics were just told by Health Canada to stop selling unproven stem cells. Some of these clinics sold both stem cells and platelet rich plasma (PRP). Experts up in Canada praised the move even if it seems they had hoped something like this would have come much …Read More