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The Stem Cell Center is now recruiting patients for clinical trials using a patient's own stem cells to treat cardiovascular conditions.
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Dr. Emerson Perin on adult stem cell studies.
 

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Using STEM CELLS to
Treat Damaged HEARTS

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The Stem Cell Center is recruiting patients for clinical trials using adult stem cells.

Welcome

The Stem Cell Center – Texas Heart Institute is dedicated to the study of adult stem cells and their role in treating diseases of the heart and the circulatory system. Through numerous clinical and preclinical studies, we have come to realize the potential of stem cells to help patients suffering from cardiovascular disease. We are actively enrolling patients in studies using stem cells for the treatment of heart failure, heart attacks, and peripheral vascular disease.

Whether you are a patient looking for information regarding our research, or a doctor hoping to learn more about stem cell therapy, we welcome you to the Stem Cell Center. Please visit our Clinical Trials page for more information about our current trials.

Emerson C. Perin, MD, PhD, FACC
Director, Clinical Research for Cardiovascular Medicine
Medical Director, Stem Cell Center 
McNair Scholar 

You may contact us at:

E-mail: stemcell@texasheart.org
Toll free: 1-866-924-STEM (7836)
Phone: 832-355-9405
Fax: 832-355-9440


Member of the Cardiovascular Cell Therapy Research Network
We are a network of physicians, scientists, and support staff dedicated to studying stem cell therapy for treating heart disease.  The goals of the Network are to complete research studies that will potentially lead to more effective treatments for patients with cardiovascular disease, and to share knowledge quickly with the healthcare community. 


Updated November 2013

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