Stem Cell Research Studies

Clonogenic multipotent stem cells in human adipose tissue differentiate into functional smooth muscle cells.

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2006 Aug 8;103(32):12167-72. Epub 2006 Jul 31. Clonogenic multipotent stem cells in human adipose tissue differentiate into functional smooth muscle cells. Rodríguez LV, Alfonso Z, Zhang R, Leung J, Wu B, Ignarro LJ. Department of Urology, University of Chicago School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA. lrodriguez@mednet.ucla.edu […]

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The adipose-derived stem cell: looking back and looking ahead.

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

 MolBiol Cell. 2010 Jun;21(11):1783-7. Epub 2010 Apr 7. The adipose-derived stem cell: looking back and looking ahead. Zuk PA. Department of Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of Chicago, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA. pzuk@mednet.ucla.edu Abstract In 2002, researchers at UCLA published a manuscript in Molecular Biology of the Cell describing a novel adult […]

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An antiproliferative factor from interstitial cystitis patients is a frizzled 8 protein-related sialoglycopeptide.

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

  1. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2004 Aug 10;101(32):11803-8. Epub 2004 Jul 28. An antiproliferative factor from interstitial cystitis patients is a frizzled 8 protein-related sialoglycopeptide. Keay SK, Szekely Z, Conrads TP, Veenstra TD, Barchi JJ Jr, Zhang CO, Koch KR, Michejda CJ. Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of […]

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Stem cells and alopecia: a review of pathogenesis.

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

Br J Dermatol. 2012a Sep;167(3):479-84. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2133.2012.11018.x. Epub 2012 Aug 8. Stem cells and alopecia: a review of pathogenesis. Al-Refu K. Source Faculty of Medicine, Internal Medicine Department, Mu’tah University, PO Box 5, Karak, Mu’tah 61710, Jordan. Abstract Recent work has focused on the hair follicle as the main source of multipotent stem cells in […]

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Therapeutic Effects of Umbilical Cord Blood-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cell Transplantation in Experimental Lupus Nephritis.

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

Cell Transplant. 2010 Aug 18; Therapeutic Effects of Umbilical Cord Blood-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cell Transplantation in Experimental Lupus Nephritis. Authors: Chang JW, Hung SP, Wu HH, Wu WM, Yang AH, Tsai HL, Yang LY, Lee OK Msenchymal stem cells (MSCs) have been shown to possess immuno-modulatory properties. Systemic lupus erythematosus is an autoimmune disease which […]

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ReMobilization, harvesting and selection of peripheral blood stem cells in patients with autoimmune diseases undergoing autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

Bone Marrow Transplant. 2007 Mar;39(6):317-29 ReMobilization, harvesting and selection of peripheral blood stem cells in patients with autoimmune diseases undergoing autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Authors: Statkute L, Verda L, Oyama Y, Traynor A, Villa M, Shook T, Clifton R, Jovanovic B, Satkus J, Loh Y, Quigley K, Yaung K, Gonda E, Krosnjar N, Spahovic […]

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Cell therapy for autoimmune diseases.

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

Arthritis Res Ther. 2007;9(2):206 Cell therapy for autoimmune diseases. Authors: Dazzi F, van Laar JM, Cope A, Tyndall A Cell therapy, pioneered for the treatment of malignancies in the form of bone marrow transplantation, has subsequently been tested and successfully employed in autoimmune diseases. Autologous haemopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) has become a curative option […]

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Haemopoietic stem cell transplantation–an evolving treatment for severe autoimmune and inflammatory diseases in rheumatology, neurology and gastroenterology.

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

Hematology. 2007 Jun;12(3):179-91 Haemopoietic stem cell transplantation–an evolving treatment for severe autoimmune and inflammatory diseases in rheumatology, neurology and gastroenterology. Authors: Kapoor S, Wilson AG, Sharrack B, Lobo A, Akil M, Sun L, Dalley CD, Snowden JA The concept of haemopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) to treat severe autoimmune diseases has been around for several […]

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The use of stem cells for the treatment of autoimmune diseases.

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

Braz J Med Biol Res. 2007 Dec;40(12):1579-97 The use of stem cells for the treatment of autoimmune diseases. Authors: Rosa SB, Voltarelli JC, Chies JA, Pranke P Autoimmune diseases constitute a heterogeneous group of conditions commonly treated with anti-inflammatory, immunosuppressant and immunomodulating drugs, with satisfactory results in most cases. Nevertheless, some patients become resistant to […]

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Autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for autoimmune diseases: an observational study on 12 years’ experience from the European Group for Blood and Marrow Transplantation Working Party on Autoimmune Diseases.

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

Haematologica. 2010 Feb;95(2):284-92 Autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for autoimmune diseases: an observational study on 12 years’ experience from the European Group for Blood and Marrow Transplantation Working Party on Autoimmune Diseases. Authors: Farge D, Labopin M, Tyndall A, Fassas A, Mancardi GL, Van Laar J, Ouyang J, Kozak T, Moore J, Kötter I, Chesnel […]

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