Neostem is the foremost provider of adult stem cell collection and long-term banking services to the general adult population. They collect your own stem cells for your use should you need them for therapeutic purposes in the future. Stem cells have shown remarkable promise in fighting off disease and in regenerating and repairing damaged tissue and cells in the body. Banking stem cells allows for the comfort of knowing that they will be available quickly should the need arise to treat a chronic or catastrophic illness in the future. In addition, Neostem is investigating its lead product candidate for the treatment of recent-onset type 1 diabetes.