Bone Marrow-Derived Progenitors by J. -P. Lévesque, I. G. Winkler, S. R. Larsen, J. E. J. Rasko

By J. -P. Lévesque, I. G. Winkler, S. R. Larsen, J. E. J. Rasko (auth.), Katalin Kauser MD, PhD, DSc, Andreas-Michael Zeiher MD (eds.)

There is pleasure generated nearly day-by-day in regards to the attainable makes use of of stem cells to regard human disease.

The skill of stem cells to procure various wanted phenotypes has opened the door for a brand new self-discipline: regenerative medication. a lot of the curiosity for this objective is generated via embryonic stem cells, yet their use continues to be arguable for ethical purposes in addition to scientifically. much less debatable and available are the grownup bone marrow-derived progenitors together with hematopoietic stem cells, endothelial progenitors and mesenchymal stem cells.

The formidable target of this quantity is to supply a finished assessment of the at the moment to be had details relating to the healing software of grownup bone marrow-derived cells. each one bankruptcy has been written through an comprehensive professional within the box, making this a highly beneficial source for a person trying to find an up to the moment review of present perform in grownup bone marrow-derived phone therapy.

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2003), and (2) MMP-9 cleaves tmSCF into soluble SCF, a critical step of VEGF-induced and 5-FU-induced mobilization of EPCs and HSPCs (Heissig et al. 2002; see Fig. 3). Therefore, although not expressed in hematopoietic cells, Nos3 regulates the homeostasis of the BM stroma that regulates the fate of both EPCs and HPCs. Therefore, from these studies, it is clear that a population of still not well defined EPCs is mobilized from the BM into the blood, and that this mobi- Mobilization of Bone Marrow-Derived Progenitors 23 Fig.

1998; Qian et al. 2001). The ischemic damage due to surgical femoral artery ligation in eNOS-KO mice portrays a similar phenotype to that seen in patients with Fontaine stage III and IV peripheral arterial disease (Murohara et al. 1998; Qian et al. 2001; Aicher et al. 2003). eNOS has been shown to be essential for BMDPC mobilization in response to VEGF as well as for BMDPC function at the site of the ischemic injury (Aicher et al. 2003, 2004). Cardiovascular risk factors have shown a strong inverse correlation with EPC function (Vasa et al.

Blood 106:3020–3027 Sheridan WP, Begley CG, To LB, et al (1994) Phase II study of autologous filgrastim (GCSF)-mobilized peripheral blood progenitor cells to restore hemopoiesis after high-dose chemotherapy for lymphoid malignancies. Bone Marrow Transplant 14:105–111 Mobilization of Bone Marrow-Derived Progenitors 35 Siena S, Schiavo R, Pedrazzoli P, et al (2000) Therapeutic relevance of CD34 cell dose in blood cell transplantation for cancer therapy. J Clin Oncol 18:1360–1377 Simmons PJ, Torok-Storb B (1991) Identification of stromal cell precursors in human bone marrow by a novel monoclonal antibody, STRO-1.

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