- Transformation of adult mesenchymal stem cells isolated from the fatty tissue into cardiomyocytesSunil Rangappa
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, National University Hospital, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Ann Thorac Surg 75:775-9. 2003..The aim of this study was to direct differentiation of the adult mesenchymal stem cells isolated from fatty tissue into cardiomyocytes using 5-azacytidine...
- Cardiomyocyte-mediated contact programs human mesenchymal stem cells to express cardiogenic phenotypeSunil Rangappa
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine and Surgery, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 126:124-32. 2003..Human mesenchymal stem cells were cultured in the presence of human cardiomyocytes ("coculture") or in the presence of media conditioned by separate cultures of human cardiomyocytes ("conditioned media")...