- Isolation of multipotent mesenchymal stem cells from umbilical cord bloodOscar K Lee
Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Veterans General Hospital Taipei, Taipei 11221, Taiwan
Blood 103:1669-75. 2004..In conclusion, umbilical cord blood does contain mesenchymal stem cells and should not be regarded as medical waste. It can serve as an alternative source of mesenchymal stem cells to bone marrow...
- Mesenchymal stem cell transplantation ameliorates motor function deterioration of spinocerebellar ataxia by rescuing cerebellar Purkinje cellsYou Kang Chang
Institute of Clinical Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
J Biomed Sci 18:54. 2011..The purpose of this study is to investigate whether transplantation of human MSCs (hMSCs) can rescue cerebellar PCs and ameliorate motor function deterioration in SCA in a pre-clinical animal model...