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Title Stem cell therapy and tissue engineering for cardiovascular repair : from basic research to clinical applications / Nabil Dib, Doris A. Taylor, Edward B. Diethrich, editors
Published New York, NY : Springer, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 335 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Myocardial remodeling -- Myocardial regeneration -- Cardiac stem cells -- Skeletal myoblast -- Progenitor cells -- Bone marrow -- Percutanous stem cell transplantation -- Tissue engineering -- Functional and electrophysiological assessment after cell transplantation -- Regulatory perspective
Summary With insights from world authorities, including scientists and regulatory authorities, this book presents a review of stem cell therapy for the treatment of cardiovascular disease. The contributions in basic science, pre-clinical and clinical experience, assure a rapid course of translational research and clinical trials
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Myocardial infarction.
Congestive heart failure.
Stem cells -- Transplantation.
Tissue engineering.
Myocardium -- Regeneration.
Heart Diseases -- therapy.
Cardiovascular Abnormalities -- therapy.
Cardiovascular Diseases -- therapy.
Myoblasts, Cardiac.
Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation.
Stem Cells.
Tissue Engineering.
Cell Culture Techniques.
Form Electronic book
Author Dib, Nabil.
Taylor, Doris A.
Diethrich, Edward B., 1935-
LC no. 2005924728
ISBN 0387257888 (alk. paper)
9780387257884 (alk. paper)