Stem Cell Recipes of Bone Marrow and Fish: Just What the Stroke Doctors Ordered.

Imported: 09 Jan '17 | Published: 09 Jan '17

Eleonora E Napoli, Cesar V CV Borlongan

Stem Cell Reviews and Reports

Abstract: Stem cell therapy for stroke has advanced from the laboratory to the clinic, but remains as an experimental treatment. Two lines of transplant regimens have emerged, namely the "early bird" peripheral injections in subacute stroke patients and the "late night" direct intracerebral treatments in chronic stroke patients. Autologous bone marrow-derived stem cells, which only required minimal manipulations during graft cell preparation, gained fast-track entry into the clinic, while gene modified stem cells necessitated overcoming... Read More

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