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Jeannine
10-27-2008, 01:12 PM
Potentiating Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Cardiac Regeneration
Sunday October 26th, 2008 @ 12:13:01 EST

From Category: Cardiac
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Mesenchymal stem cells are attractive for therapeutics development because they can theoretically be used as a "one size fits all". Additionally, their ability to home to area of tissue injury, in part by CXCR4 expression allows for intravenous administration, thus increasing their attractiveness for therapeutic use. Currently there are numerous clinical trials ongoing with mesenchymal stem cells administered intravenously. Continued....


http://www.stemcellpatents.com/news-show-347

danny
10-27-2008, 01:58 PM
I really think these type of cells are going to be used for tons of diseases very soon!