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Individual courses 


What's Included

Dalton - Embryonic Stem Cells and Pluripotency

The purpose of this unit is to understand the types of stem cells and understand Cell Potency.  

Dalton - Pluripotent Stem Cells and Cell Therapy

The purpose of this unit is to understand differentiation and to understand the basic Cell Therapy Pathway. The treatment in focus areas are discussed.

Dalton - Reprogramming, Induced Pluripotency and Trans-Differentiation 1

The purpose of this unit is to understand Cell Identity and Differentiation. This unit also explain reprogramming, iPSC and downfalls.

Dalton - Reprogramming, Induced Pluripotency and Trans-Differentiation 2

The purpose of this unit is to understand Cell Identity and Differentiation. This unit also explain reprogramming, iPSC and downfalls.

Maharaj - Understanding the Principles and Properties of Stem Cells

The purpose of this unit is to explore the origin of stem cell studies and their applications since. The properties of stem cells and the current and future problems in their use are explained.

Ratajczak - Understanding the Concept of Stem Cell Niches

 the purpose of this unit is to describe the microenvironment in which stem cells reside and the factors that regulate their characteristics within the niche.

Ratajczak - Embryonic Vs. Adult Stem Cells in Therapy

This unit discusses the Hierarchy of Stem Cells and the sources from Pluripotent Stem Cells.

Byrnes - Bone Marrow Stem Cell Transplantation

This unit reviews the history and currently accepted applications of autologous stem cell transplant. This unit also surveys some of the applications of autologous stem cell transplant currently being explored in ongoing clinical trials. You will examine some of the recent break-thru findings in preclinical studies that are likely to impact future clinical applications.

Cooper - Applications of Stem Cells for Bone Diseases

The purpose of this unit is to identify bone disease amenable to stem cell therapy and to identify stem cell options for treatment. This unit defines regeneration vs repair of bone tissue in stem cell therapy. 

Cooper - Applications of Stem Cells for Metabolic Diseases

the purpose of this unit is to identify metabolic diseases amenable to stem cell therapy and to identify stem cell options for treatment. You will be able to define regeneration vs repair. The state of the field along with clinical trials are reviewed.

Cui - Immunology of Stem Cell Therapy

The source of hematopoietic stem cells and the storage and manipulation of stem cells are discussed. Immunological reactions of graft vs host and Immunological reactions of host vs graft are explained. The present and future of xenotransplantation is explained.

Bemden - Clinical Trials of Cell-Based Approaches for Orthopedic Applications

The purpose of this unit is to review Clinical Trial Outcomes using ACI, Stem Cell, Cytokines and PRP.

Purita - Stem Cells

Purita - Stem Cell and Platelet Rich Plasma Injections

This course provides theoretical knowledge and technical skills to perform stem cell injections and platelet rich plasma in an efficient, safe and economical manner. Other topics include  the effect of red blood cells on platelets, relationship between growth factor release and platelet concentration, determining the optimal platelet concentration of PRP, the importance of white blood cell composition of the Harvest PRP, and how are the stem cells drawn to the desired site.

Biscup - Regenerative Therapy for Back and Degenerative Spinal Disorders

This unit describes innovative procedures for Spinal disorders that reduces cost, invasiveness, and age limits, while allowing for faster recovery.

Biscup - Spinal Anatomy and Pathology

The purpose of this unit is to provide insight on the anatomy and pathology of Spinal Problems which affect 80% of the population and is the #1 Cause of Disability and WC Claims.

Purita - The Use of Supplements in Platelet Rich Plasma Injections and Stem Cell Treatments

This unit describes the ways in which the body can be prepared for Platelet Rich Plasma and Stem Cell Injections. It also explains ways in which we can allow endogenous stem cells to be part of stem cell treatment.

Blum - Review of Natural Agents for Cell Therapy Applications

The purpose of this unit is to explore Clinical Trials of Natural Agents in Cell Therapy.

Blum - Nutraceutical Augment of Circulating Endoth Progenitor Cells and Hematopoietic Stem Cells in Human Subjects Part 1

This course provides a comprehensive introduction to the clinical research process assessing kinetics ofendothelial
 progenitor cells (EPC) and Stem Cell (SC) mobilization. Topics include the design, implementation, results and analysis of the clinical trial.

Blum - Nutraceutical Augment of Circulating Endoth Progenitor Cells and Hematopoietic Stem Cells in Human Subjects Part 2

This course introduces a clinical trial assessing stem cell stimulation. It describes the design, implementation, results and analysis of the clinical trial. It also discusses the effects of botanicals on  the release of stem cells into peripheral blood including bone marrow-derived SCs  such as CD 34+ and 133+. 

Cooper - Cell Signaling

The purpose of this unit is to understand the basics of how signaling pathways are organized in the cell and how ligands/growth factors binding to receptors can elicit a response in the nucleus that involves activation of a gene. This unit also discusses the differences between different cellular receptors. This unit describes how to recognize the major signaling pathways involved in stem cell maintenance and differentiation.

Estrada - Cell Therapy Applications Part 1

The purpose of this unit is to understand the acceptability of Stem Cell Therapies and the efficacy of treatment in certain diseases. Where does cell therapy stand now?

Estrada - Cell Therapy Applications Part 2

The purpose of this unit is to understand the acceptability of Stem Cell Therapies and the efficacy of treatment in certain diseases. Where does cell therapy stand now?

Estrada - Hyperbaric Oxygen Tx and Auto BMSCTransplant in the Tx of Diabetes Mellitus Type 2

This unit explains the impact of Diabetes. The unit also covers Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy and its effects on Stem Cells. The potential for Treatment is debated.

Cooper - Stem Cells - Growth Factors and Differentiation

The purpose of this unit is to understand that there are 5 major signaling pathways that maintain pluripotency and initiate differentiation. Understand that pluripotency is noted by hESE markers that are regulated by the pathways discussed above, i.e., Erk1/2, via FGF, ?- catenin, via Wnt; Smad2/3 via TGF-?. This unit describes how Notch and Hedgehog is involved differentiation.

Andrews - Telomerase in Stem Cells

The purpose of this unit is to understand Telomeres and Telomere Shortening, the Pathology of Telomere shortening and Keeping Telomeres Long.

Maharaj - Understanding the Basics of Cellular & Molecular Organization

This unit discusses the Types and Source of Stem Cells in Peripheral Blood. Their Specific Cell Surface Markers and Factors that change their Abundance in Peripheral Blood are explained. The Role of Peripheral Blood Derived Stem Cells in Normal and Pathological Processes are described.

Quyyumi - Circulating Progenitors as Markers of Risk

This unit discusses cardiovascular risk factors and disease along with Prognosis.

Quyyumi - Endothelial Progenitor Cell Therapy in Cardiovascular Diseases

The purpose of this unit is to understand selection of stem cells for Cardiovascular Diseases and their therapies.

Porada - Hematopoietic Stem Cells

The concept of Hematopoietic Stem Cell (HSC), HSC phenotype, Testing the potential of HSC, Long-term and short-term engrafting HSC, Hematopoietic stem cell niches, Mobilization of HSC and the use of Cord blood derived HSC are all discussed in this unit.

Porada - Intestinal Stem Cells and Intestinal Repair

Te purpose of this unit is to understand Intestinal Anatomy and Intestinal Stem Cells. Intestinal Pathology and Treatment are explained.

Porada - Liver Stem Cells and Stem Cell Therapies

The purpose of this unit is to understand Stem Cells and Progenitor Cells, Liver Stem Cells and Liver Regeneration

Porada - Pancreatic Stem Cells

he purpose of this unit is to understand the Exocrine and Endocrine Pancreas. Pancreatic Stem Cells are discussed in this unit along with Diabetes and Therapy.

Maharaj - Cord Blood Stem Cell Banking

The purpose of this unit is to understand stem cell banking. The differences between Private and Public Banking are described. This unit also discusses cord blood and cord blood banking. Among the topics discussed are how to store cord blood, the cost of doing so and the requirements for cord blood banking.

Chen - Principles of Mesenchymal Stem Cell-Based Therapy

This unit describes Mesenchymal Stem Cells (MSCs). The sources and characteristics of MSCs are explained.

Cralle - Rehabilitation for Improved Stem Cell Function using Hyperbaric Therapies

This unit explores the effects of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapies on the Immune system, tissue oxygenation, and free radical damage and how this therapy is being applied.

Ambrosio - Skeletal Muscle Stem Cell-Mediated Regeneration

This unit provides an overview of skeletal muscle regenerative cascade.  

Chen - Interactions between (MSCs) and Extracellular Matrix (ECM)

This unit provides information regarding clinical trials regarding the ECM and MSCs.

Ambrosio - Stem Cells in Regenerative Rehabilitative Therapies

This unit describes the ability of mechanical stimulation to enhance the regenerative potential of endogenous muscle stem cells.

Chen - Umbilical Cord Blood - A Unique Source of Pluripotent Stem Cells for Tissue Regeneration

This unit discusses Mesenchymal Stem Cell (MSCs) content in Cord Blood. This unit discuses how umbilical Cord Blood could be an alternative to human embryonic stem cells for cell-based clinical applications.

Maharaj - Current & Future Perspectives - Adult Stem Cell Banking

The purpose of this unit is to understand various perspectives on Stem Cell Banking and their applications. This unit describes who should collect their cells and whether they should collect now or later.

Bickford - Review of Natural Agents for Cell Therapy

This unit discussed clinical trials of Natural Agents in Cell Therapy.

Bickford - Stem Cell Aging - Basics

This unit goes over the stem cell basics. Stem Cell effects of Aging along with Reduction to Practice are among the topics covered.

Bickford - Stem Cell Aging - Extrinsic Modulators

This unit discusses Aging and Stem Cells. The effects on Stem Cell Regenerative Capacity with Age is at the forefront of the discussion.

Bickford - Stem Cell Augmentation with Nutraceuticals

This unit discusses aging and disease. The Nutritional Approach to Stem Cells is explained in this unit.

Quyyumi - Cell Therapy in Cardiovasculart Diseases Part 1 - Acute MI Studies

The purpose of this unit is to understand various approaches regarding cell therapy for Acute Myocardial Infarctions.

Quyyumi - Cell Therapy in Cardiovasculart Diseases Part 2

The purpose of this unit is to understand various approaches regarding cell therapy for Acute Myocardial Infarctions.

Porada - Current Status of Stem Cell Therapies in GI Diseases

This unit will review the Stem Cell Definition. The Ideal Stem Cell is explained in this unit. Sources of Stem Cells for Therapy, Cell Therapy for GI System and Cell Therapy for Hepatic Disease is explained. What is still needed to accomplish the defined goals is described.

Porada - Stem Cell Therapy in Liver Disease

This unit discusses Liver Regeneration; Liver Treatment with Stem Cells is analyzed in this unit.

Maharaj - Stem Cells for Huntington's Disease

The purpose of this unit is to identify the different aspects of Huntington's Disease and treatments available for each aspect. Additionally, the prevention of the disease is discussed.

Maharaj - Current and Future Perspectives of Stem Cells for Renal Repair

This unit encompasses Renal Pathology and Treatment. The Current Investigational Treatments regarding renal repair are described. Stem Cells for Renal Repair!

Dalton - Pluripotent Stem Cells and Cell Therapy

This unit defines and describes differentiation. The basic Cell Therapy Pathway is discussed in order to grasp the concept of differentiation. Treatment in focus areas is discussed.

Lee - Mesenchymal Stem Cells and Type 1 Diabetes

This unit serves to provide an overview of current therapies. It'll cover the possibility of Stem Cells in treatment.

Lee - Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Inflammatory Diseases

This unit describes how mesenchymal stem cells are aiding in inflammation.

Borlongan - Stem Cell Therapy for Parkinson's Disease and Neurodegenerative Diseases

The history of Cell Therapy in Parkinson's Disease is unveiled in this unit. Pivotal Preclinical Studies in PD Models are inspected as well as clinical trials in PD Patient. Cell Therapy in other Neurodegenerative Disorders are touched upon in this unit.

Borlongan - Stem Cell Therapy for Spinal Cord Injury

This course discusses different stem cell therapy strategies for spinal cord injury including surgical, drug, rehabilitative, regenerative  and remyelinated therapies. It also explains different experimental methods and approaches used in clinical trials for treatment purposes.

Borlongan - Stem Cell Therapy for Stroke

A brief history of stem cell therapy in stroke is discussed in this unit. Pre-clinical studies of cell therapy in stroke patients are explained. The missing link between lab and clinical trials is described. Clinical trials of cell therapy in stroke patients are described. Cell therapy for neonatal hypoxic-ischemic injury is inspected.

Lee - Therapeutic Applications of Mesenchymal Stem Cells

This unit provides an explanation of Mesenchymal Stem Cells. Specifically, it uncovers how mesenchymal stem cells repair injured tissue. The current status of clinical trials with mesenchymal stem cells are described in this unit.

Lee - Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Cancer Treatment

The microenvironment of cancer cells are described in this unit. Mesenchymal Stem Cells Treatment is described with pertinent Clinical Studies.

Maharaj - Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Tx Cancer in the Genomic Era

The purpose of this unit is to understand Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplants. The treatment and Success for Cancer alongside cancer prevention is described. This unit discusses harnessing the Power of the Immune System. Furthermore, some topics discussed are interfering with DNA repair Mechanisms, altering the tumor microenvironment, utilizing metastasis suppressor gene products and attacking cancer Stem Cells.

Sueblinvong - Cystic Fibrosis - A Review and Update on Novel Therapies

This unit provides an introduction of Cystic Fibrosis pathophysiology and pathogenesis. The Current standard/approved therapies are reviewed along with gene therapy approaches for CF, Cell-based therapy approaches for CF and Pharmacological therapy approaches.

Cui - Immunology of Stem Cell Therapy

The Source of hematopoietic stem and the storage and manipulation of stem cells are among the main topics visited in this unit. Immunological reactions of graft vs host and Immunological reactions of host vs graft are explained. The present and future of xenotransplantation is assessed. 

Cui - Natural Cancer Resistance in Mice and in Humans - Basis for a Novel Cancer Therapy

This unit discusses cancer resistance with the use of a clinical study.

Weiss - Stem Cells, Cell Therapies, and Ex Vivo Lung Bioengineering Approaches for Lung Diseases (1 )

The purpose of this unit is to understand stem cell therapies for Lung Diseases. 

Weiss - Bioengineering Approaches for Lung Diseases (Part 2 )

The purpose of this unit is to understand stem cell therapies for Lung Diseases. 

De Grey - The Partnership between Stem Cell and other Regenerative Therapies

What is regenerative medicine? What is aging?

Lamba - Biology of Retinal Diseases

This unit explains the anatomy of the eye and retina. Retinal Degenerations are explained.

Maharaj - Stem Cells for Cardiac Repair

The purpose of this unit is to understand the use of Stem Cells on Heart Disease.

Quyyumi - Cell Therapy in Cardiovascular Diseases - Part 1

The purpose of this unit is to understand various approaches regarding cell therapy for Acute Myocardial Infarctions.

Quyyumi - Cell Therapy in Cardiovascular Diseases - Part 2 - Acute MI Studies

The purpose of this unit is to understand various approaches regarding cell therapy for Acute Myocardial Infarctions.

Quyyumi - Cell Therapy in Cardiovascular Diseases - Part 3

The purpose of this unit is to understand various approaches regarding cell therapy for Acute Myocardial Infarctions.

Borlongan - Clinical Case Histories of Stem Cell Treatments in Neurological Disorders

This unit provides the history of Cell Therapy. Clinical Trials in Stroke and Parkinson's patients are reviewed. Cell Therapy in other Neurological Disorders are described.

Maharaj - Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation

The purpose of this unit is to be familiar with hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: Allogeneic, Syngeneic, Autologous. Indications for stem cell transplants and complications of stem cell transplants are described.

Gilpin - Regulatory Aspects of Stem Cell Research and Practice - Part 1

The purpose of this unit is understand Stem Cell Research and Practice Regulatory and Legal Context.

Gilpin - Regulatory Aspects of Stem Cell Research and Practice - Part 2

This unit discusses FDA Regulations as well as describes the exceptions to the regulations.

Borlongan - Understanding the Basics of Clinical Trials of Stem Cell Therapy

This unit goes over the CBER/OCTGT Organization. The Regulatory Review Principles are covered. Among the topics discussed are Properties of Stem Cells, CMC Considerations, Preclinical Study Design(s), Transitioning to Clinical Trials and Working with FDA/CBER/OCTGT.

Lamba - Clinical Applications of Stem Cells for Retinal Disorders

The purpose of this unit is to understand the Retinal Structure. The Management of AMD Patients (Dry v. Wet Form) is covered. In addition, this unit discusses investigational treatments and future treatments.

Borlongan - Clinical Trials of Stem Cells for Cardiac Diseases

This unit provides an overview of clinical trials with stem cells regarding Cardiac Diseases and their outcomes.

McNiece - Clinical Trials with Mesenchymal Stem Cells

The purpose of this unit is to understand potential mechanisms of action for MSCs, Sources of MSCs and Clinical Trials on MSCs.

McNiece - Laboratory Manufacture of Mesenchymal Stem Cells (Change name on 1st slide)

The purpose of this unit is to understand MSC manufacture, Sources of MSCs and issues of Manufactured MSCs.

McNiece - Preparation of Platelet Rich Products for Clinical Use

The purpose of this unit is to understand Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP). This unit covers PRP v. Recombinant GFs, Production and Storage of PRP and the Applications of PRP.

Lathia - Basics of Cancer Development

The purpose of this unit is to understand the role of environmental factors on the initiation of cancer. Additionally, the role of genetic mutations in the development of cancer is explained. The major signaling pathways involved in tumorigenesis is looked over in this unit.

Dhurandhar - Basic Biology of Stem Cells in Adipose Tissue

This unit describes Adipose Tissue and its components. The effect of Stem Cells in Adipose Tissue is described.

Ott - Clinical Trials and Good Clinical Practices in Stem Cell Therapy

The purpose of this unit is to understand Regulations and Good Clinical Practices, Investigator Responsabilities and what Informed Consent is. HIPAA, the confidentiality regulation, is discussed.

Lathia - Current Cancer Stem Cell Research - Moving to a Cure

The purpose of this unit is to understand the cancer stem cell hypothesis. You will become familiar with how cancer stem cells contribute to a tumor as well as cancer stem cell specific therapies.

Maharaj - Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation 2

The Indications for Transplantation are explained in this unit. The symptoms and phases of transplantation are described as well.

Lathia - Laboratory Methods Commonly Used in Cancer Research

The purpose of this unit is to become familiar with essential cancer research techniques, understand how basic techniques allow for the evaluation of cancer associated behaviors and understand how new technology is contributing to cancer research.

Dhurandhar - Isolation & Handling of Adipose Tissue Derived Stem Cells - Precautions and Potential Modif

Why Adipose Stem Cells? Differentiation and Use.

Dhurandhar - Adenov 36 - A Functional Modulator of Adipose Tissue & Adipose Tissue Derived Stem Cells

This unit discusses obesity, AD 36 and relevant clinical studies. 

Borlongan - Clinical Application of Mesenchymal Stem Cells

This unit is an overview of cell therapy and human disorders. A  brief history of stem cell therapy is provided and certain preclinical studies of adult cell transplants. The missing link between lab and clinical trials is examined along with the translational approach.

Enrollment Cost

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$10,300.00 (tax incl.)

Course Specifics


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Individual Course Pages

Total Lectures

90

Total Units

89

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