Latest Endothelial progenitor cell Stories
Glioblastoma is one of the most deadly human brain cancers. Radiation can temporarily shrink a tumor, but they nearly always recur within weeks or months and few patients survive longer than two years after diagnosis.
Researchers at the PontifÃcia Universidade CatÃ³lica do ParanÃ¡ and Instituto Carlos Chagas have evaluated the therapeutic potential of purified and expanded CD133+ cells human umbilical cord blood (HUCB)-derived in treating myocardial infarction by intramyocardially injecting them into a rat model.
Dr. Daylon James and colleagues have generated plentiful supply of endothelial cells that are suitable for therapeutic use.
A research team led by a Michigan State University professor has discovered a link between diabetes and bone marrow nerve damage that may help treat one of the disease's most common and potentially blindness-causing complications.
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Toddlers and obese children suffer more than other youth when exposed to secondhand smoke, according to research presented at the American Heart Associationâ€™s Scientific Sessions 2009.
Endothelial progenitor cells may play a role in the start and progression of metastatic disease in children with cancer, according to a recent study.
Endothelial progenitor cells may play a role in the start and progression of metastatic disease in children with cancer, according to study results published in Clinical Cancer Research, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research.
New tool described in the FASEB Journal may help physicians monitor heart disease and help scientists grow new vascular tissue for transplants.
Research led by David Hess of the Robarts Research Institute at The University of Western Ontario has identified how to use selected stem cells from bone marrow to grow new blood vessels to treat diseases such as peripheral artery disease.
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