Trichy Institute of Regenerative Medicine (TIRM)
Trichy Institute of Regenerative Medicine(TIRM) is a Centre of Excellence, state of art laboratory, Complaint with current Good manufacturing Practice(cGMP) facility for human stem cell research and clinical trials.
It is unique, in its presence in a multispecialty hospital under the same roof.
This highly dynamic and interdisciplinary team includes clinicians from different branches of medicine and researchers of various colleges and universities.
WHAT WE DO?
Under Good Laboratory Practice (GLP), Human Stem Cell Isolation, Expansion and Characterization from
- Bone marrow
- Adipose tissue
- Dental pulp
- Umbilical Cord Blood/ Matrix
FACILITIES WE HAVE
• Air Handling Unit(AHU) (Laminar Flow), with High Efficiency Particulate Air (HEPA) filters which ensure airborne bacterial and viral free atmosphere.
• Separate Class II Biosafety Cabinet for cell separation and routine cell culture work in different rooms.
• Differential Pressure Gradient of filtered air is maintained in total facility ( Highest in cell culture unit and lowest at Buffer Room)
• Pass through windows with UV light for sterilization (at buffer room and at tissue processing room).
• Seamless Floors and walls with rounded corners and integral cove base with a smooth transition between the flooring and wall panels.
• Processing equipment’s includes:
Harvest BMAC (Bone Marrow mononuclear cell concentrator)
Sepax 2 (Umbilical cord mononuclear cell concentrator)
Galaxy 170S Co2 Incubator (with high- temperature auto-disinfection)
• Testing Equipment include:
Motic Inverted Trinocular Microscope with 5MP CCD Camera for Live recording
• Storage Equipment:
Deep freezer (-20 degree Celsius)
Ultra- Low Temperature Freezer (-80 degree Celsius)
• Gowing/Donning room provided with UV Cabinet
FOR WHICH ALIMENTS?
• Ischemic Vascular Diseases:
TAO- smoker’s disease
Critical Limb Ischemia (CLI)*
• Foot Ulcers:
Post Surgical/ Radiation
• Erectile Dysfunction
• Retinitis Pigmentosa
• Ischemic/ Degenerative Cerebral Diseases
• Spastic, Deaf/ Mute Children
• Cirrhosis Liver
• Osteoarthritis/ Osteomyelitis
• Non Union Bone Fractures
*Therapy for CLI is approved by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister’s Scheme. Treatment for other ailments is under trail.
FROM THE DESK OF FOUNDER
It is our passion to find answer for “immedicable” diseases. Since 2001 we are in the field of Regenerative Medicine and have seen very good response for ischemic limb and chronic ulcers.
Adding Life to years
Dr.P. Ramachandran MS, MCh,