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A team of scientists at Karolinska Institutet and Harvard University has taken a major step towards treatment for heart attack, by instructing the injured heart in mice to heal by expressing a factor that triggers cardiovascular regeneration driven by native heart stem cells.
Many people who survive a heart attack find themselves back in the hospital with a failing heart just years later.
Five-year program will refine use of adult stem cells and novel biological sutures developed at WPI to heal damaged hearts. Worcester, MA (PRWEB) August 28,
For the first time, a mouse heart was able to contract and beat again after its own cells were stripped and replaced with human heart precursor cells.
In the new report, the regenerative medicines market for bone and joint applications was valued at $2.72 billion in 2012 and is expected to reach $2.72 billion in 2013.
Neural stem cells proliferate in the subventricular zone and hippocampal dentate gyrus of adult mammals.
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