US-based ortho-biologics and regenerative cellular therapy company Royal Biologics has launched their new amniotic
stem cell product, Amnio-Maxx, derived from human amniotic
placental tissue, the company said.
fluid, the protective liquid surrounding an unborn baby, is discarded as medical waste during Caesarean section deliveries.
A team of scientists and clinicians has now developed a multi-step method, including a unique collection device and new cell harvesting and processing techniques, that enables term amniotic
fluid to be safely harvested for large quantities of cells.
These cells had to have come from the baby's amniotic
fluid - the fluid surrounding the baby in the womb.
One of the biggest risks in performing surgery on fetuses is not the surgical procedure itself, but the insertion of a fetal scope through the amniotic
sac, which is very fragile," Diederik Balkenende, Ph.
3] The passage of meconium into the amniotic
fluid during labour is one of the traditional indicators of foetal distress which is associated with increased perinatal morbidity and mortality.
To test their material, the researchers used pieces of a membrane that surrounds a cow's heart as a model of the amniotic
Revita is a full thickness placental membrane allograft in a shelf-stable format; Ascent is an amniotic
fluid allograft that captures key amniotic
fluid components in a shelf-stable powder.
This is the administration of nutritive supplements into the amniotic
fluid during the embryos development, usually at late-incubation phase .
Previously harvested and frozen amniotic
graft was applied in different types of ocular surface disorders, such as corneal ulcers, pterygium, keratomalacia, Steven-Johnson syndrome, etc.
To understand the maternal chromosomal rearrangements while maternal subtelomeric and whole chromosome Fluorescence in Situ Hybridization (FISH) analysis were ongoing we performed molecular karyotyping to amniotic
fluid which showed a segmental duplication of the 2p25.
Dubbed the 'Biobag', it is essentially an artificial womb filled with an artificial amniotic
DURING PRENATAL CARE, a woman underwent weekly nonstress tests due to excessive amniotic
fluid until the level returned to normal.
However, the distinctive contribution of its individual parts, amniotic
and chorionic membranes, to these effects is still unknown.
MiMedx is an integrated developer, processor and marketer of patent protected and proprietary regenerative biomaterial products and bioimplants processed from human amniotic
membrane and other human birth tissues, such as amniotic
fluid, umbilical cord and placental collagen, and human skin and bone.