Stimulation of paracrine pathways with growth factors enhances embryonic stem cell engraftment and host-specific differentiation in the heart after ischemic myocardial injury Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Graft Survival
  • Growth Substances
  • Myocardial Reperfusion Injury
  • Paracrine Communication
  • Stem Cell Transplantation

abstract

  • Growth factors can promote in vivo organ-specific differentiation of early embryonic stem cells and improve myocardial function after cell transfer into an area of ischemic lesion. TGF-beta should be considered as an adjuvant for myocardial restoration with the use of embryonic stem cells.

publication date

  • May 17, 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/01.CIR.0000165063.09283.A8

PubMed ID

  • 15883216

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2486

end page

  • 93

volume

  • 111

number

  • 19