Stem cells are the foundation cells of every organ in body including the oral cavity.
Stem cells have high ptential of tissue regenration, repair and formation of new body parts & organs.
One of the important source of stem cells is oral cavity.
For decades, doctors have harnessed the unique ability of stem cells to treat leukemia and genetic blood diseases. But now, researchers are discovering that these cells have the power to heal, to fight disease, and to regenerate damaged or aging tissue throughout the body.
Stem cells are able to repair or replace damaged tissue. Thats why scientists and doctors are excited about the growing role of stem cells to treat disease, injury, tissue aging. Amazingly, after birth and into adulthood, we keep a store of these stem cells in certain parts of our body.
Mesenchymal stem cells have already proven to be a powerful and potent platform for developing treatments. As you are reading this, scientists are studying the role of these amazing cells in treating conditions such as diabetes. And also spinal cord injury, stroke, myocardial infarction (heart attack), corneal damage and neurological diseases like Parkinson’s etc.
Dental Stem Cells:-
Dental stem cells can be acquired form tooth pulp. periodontal ligament & deciduous teeth, & then subsequently stored in a stem cell bank & in future it can be used to treat variety of diseases.
At Dental Implant Laser Cosmetic Centre India By Dr Viral Patel also has the most advanced facilities like collection, transfer & storage of stem cells of dental origin to the stem cell bank.