Regenerative Rehabilitation: Musculoskeletal Injuries
Physical activity, trauma and aging can cause musculoskeletal injuries, which can severely detriment quality of life and productivity of the patient, generating elevated costs and work absence. Nowadays, treatment for this kind of injuries are either paliative for pain management or surgical that have shown to be costly, invasive and have a high rate of failure.
Oncology: Skin Melanoma and Prostate Adenocarcinoma
Cancer has been one of the major illness present in the modern world. Skin Cancer is the most common type of cancer, mostly caused by the overexposure to sunlight. Risk factors associated to prostate adenocarcinoma, are family history, older age and race (99% of cases occur in males over the age of 50). Skin melanoma and prostate cancer manifest when specific cell types multiply without control, which lead to tumor origination.