Pheresis Blood & Platelet Donation | Apheresis Hemapheresis

Stem Cell Regeneration Center Glossary

Pheresis refers to the process of stem cell extraction from blood. It involves the passing of donor blood through an extraction machine and the eventual isolation of the stem cells (PDF Link) found within prior to pumping of the blood back into the heart and vascular system. The term “pheresis” (or “apheresis” from the Greek “to take away”) refers to a medical …

aulogous stem cells

Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation Procedure & Recovery

Stem Cell Regeneration Center Glossary

Autologous stem cells such as Adipose tissue derived stem cells are the opposite of allogenic stem cells, as only one patient stands as both donor and receiver. The stem cells will be harvested from the patient’s body, most common location of which is the bone marrow, and will be transplanted back to the patient for treatment of a variety of …