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A reliable method to detectthe foetal gender and the presence of numerical or structural chromosomalabnormalities is a possibility that will hopefully be achieved one day by thenon-invasive isolation and the direct examination of the foetal stem cells. Lavon N, Yanuka O, Benvenisty N. In vitro cardiomyogenic potential of human umbilical vein-derived mesenchymal stem cells. Human T, B, natural killer and dendritic cells arisefrom a common bone marrow progenitor cell subset. Multiple sclerosis: remyeli-nation of nascent lesions. The predictive ability ofanimal models for functional toxicity is questioned since neurobehav-ioral and cognitive function may be signicantly affected by cross-speciesdifferences.
Galectin 1 induces skeletal muscle differentiation in human fetalmesenchymal stem cells and increases muscle regeneration in vivo. We have recently validated an embryonic stem cell-based assay that tar-gets a cardiac ion channel implicated in chemically induced cardiotoxicity,the L-type calcium channel. Muscle regeneration by bone marrow-derived myogenic progenitors. Interleukin 7 independent development of human B cells. Thus, the understanding of the molecular mechanisms and cell—cell interactions underlying these processes is essential for therapeutic strategies involving cell transfer and differentiation, including stem-cell therapy. Transplantation of olfactory ensheathing cells orSchwann cells restores rapid and secure conduction across the transected spinal cord. The exact mechanism for the non-restricted immunomod-ulatory effect described above is unknown, but numerous mechanisms havebeen proposed77,85,9197 and are most likely to be complex and involve asoluble molecule s.
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