Cell-based therapies

Administration of manipulated self or non-self human cells to patients

Additional information
Cell-based therapies are divided into 2 sub-categories:
Autologous cell therapies cover treatments in which white blood cells are isolated from a patient, manipulated in the laboratory and subsequently administered to the patient.
Heterologous cell therapies cover treatments in which non-self human cells are manipulated in the laboratory and subsequently administered to the patient.