Mark Weiss

Summary

Affiliation: Kansas State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Wharton's jelly or bone marrow mesenchymal stromal cells improve cardiac function following myocardial infarction for more than 32 weeks in a rat model: a preliminary report
    Yelica Lopez
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, Kansas State University, Coles Hall, Room 105, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Curr Stem Cell Res Ther 8:46-59. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Immune properties of human umbilical cord Wharton's jelly-derived cells
    Mark L Weiss
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506, USA
    Stem Cells 26:2865-74. 2008
  3. pmc Stem cells in the umbilical cord
    Mark L Weiss
    The Midwest Institute for Comparative Stem Cell Biology and the Department of Anatomy and Physiology, Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine, Manhattan, KS 66506 5602, USA
    Stem Cell Rev 2:155-62. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Human umbilical cord matrix stem cells: preliminary characterization and effect of transplantation in a rodent model of Parkinson's disease
    Mark L Weiss
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506, USA
    Stem Cells 24:781-92. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Transplantation of porcine umbilical cord matrix cells into the rat brain
    M L Weiss
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, Kansas State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, Manhattan, KS 66506 5602, USA
    Exp Neurol 182:288-99. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint The renal afferent pathways in the rat: a pseudorabies virus study
    M L Weiss
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506 5602, USA
    Brain Res 812:227-41. 1998
  7. ncbi request reprint The estrous cycle affects pseudorabies virus (PRV) infection of the CNS
    M L Weiss
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine, 1600 Denison Avenue Coles Hall 105, Manhattan, KS 66506 5602, USA
    Brain Res 893:215-26. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Neural circuitry of the kidney: NO-containing neurons
    M L Weiss
    Departments of Anatomy and Physiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506 5602, USA
    Brain Res 919:269-82. 2001
  9. pmc Expression of early transcription factors Oct-4, Sox-2 and Nanog by porcine umbilical cord (PUC) matrix cells
    Ryan Carlin
    Dept of Anatomy and Physiology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, USA
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 4:8. 2006
  10. pmc Wharton's jelly-derived cells are a primitive stromal cell population
    Deryl L Troyer
    Kansas State University, Department of Anatomy and Physiology, 1600 Denison Avenue, 228 Coles Hall, Manhattan, Kansas 66506 5602, USA
    Stem Cells 26:591-9. 2008

Research Grants

  1. NEURAL CIRCUITRY OF THE KIDNEY
    Mark Weiss; Fiscal Year: 2000
  2. NEURAL CIRCUITRY OF THE KIDNEY
    Mark Weiss; Fiscal Year: 2006

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Wharton's jelly or bone marrow mesenchymal stromal cells improve cardiac function following myocardial infarction for more than 32 weeks in a rat model: a preliminary report
    Yelica Lopez
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, Kansas State University, Coles Hall, Room 105, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Curr Stem Cell Res Ther 8:46-59. 2013
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  2. doi request reprint Immune properties of human umbilical cord Wharton's jelly-derived cells
    Mark L Weiss
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506, USA
    Stem Cells 26:2865-74. 2008
    ..The results suggest that human UCMS will be tolerated in allogeneic transplantation. Disclosure of potential conflicts of interest is found at the end of this article...
  3. pmc Stem cells in the umbilical cord
    Mark L Weiss
    The Midwest Institute for Comparative Stem Cell Biology and the Department of Anatomy and Physiology, Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine, Manhattan, KS 66506 5602, USA
    Stem Cell Rev 2:155-62. 2006
    ..e., they are "multipotent"). This review will focus on the umbilical cord-derived stem cells and compare those cells with adult bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells...
  4. ncbi request reprint Human umbilical cord matrix stem cells: preliminary characterization and effect of transplantation in a rodent model of Parkinson's disease
    Mark L Weiss
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506, USA
    Stem Cells 24:781-92. 2006
    ..In summary, the umbilical cord matrix appears to be a rich, noncontroversial, and inexhaustible source of primitive mesenchymal stem cells...
  5. ncbi request reprint Transplantation of porcine umbilical cord matrix cells into the rat brain
    M L Weiss
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, Kansas State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, Manhattan, KS 66506 5602, USA
    Exp Neurol 182:288-99. 2003
    ..Taken together, these data indicate that UCM cells can survive xenotransplantation and that a subset of the UCM cells respond to local signals to differentiate along a neural lineage...
  6. ncbi request reprint The renal afferent pathways in the rat: a pseudorabies virus study
    M L Weiss
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506 5602, USA
    Brain Res 812:227-41. 1998
    ..Our results suggest that renal afferents travel in sympathetic and parasympathetic nerves and that this information may converge at the NTS...
  7. ncbi request reprint The estrous cycle affects pseudorabies virus (PRV) infection of the CNS
    M L Weiss
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine, 1600 Denison Avenue Coles Hall 105, Manhattan, KS 66506 5602, USA
    Brain Res 893:215-26. 2001
    ..Because estrogen replacement therapy is known to restore some immune functions during reproductive ageing, it is speculated that plasma estrogen levels modulate the central nervous system's susceptibility to viral infections...
  8. ncbi request reprint Neural circuitry of the kidney: NO-containing neurons
    M L Weiss
    Departments of Anatomy and Physiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506 5602, USA
    Brain Res 919:269-82. 2001
    ..We conclude that NO synthesizing cells may significantly affect renal autonomic pathways in the rat by interacting with the renal sensory and sympathomotor circuitry at multiple sites...
  9. pmc Expression of early transcription factors Oct-4, Sox-2 and Nanog by porcine umbilical cord (PUC) matrix cells
    Ryan Carlin
    Dept of Anatomy and Physiology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, USA
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 4:8. 2006
    ..They are important in embryonic development and maintenance of pluripotency in ESCs. We studied the expression of these transcription factors in porcine umbilical cord (PUC) matrix cells...
  10. pmc Wharton's jelly-derived cells are a primitive stromal cell population
    Deryl L Troyer
    Kansas State University, Department of Anatomy and Physiology, 1600 Denison Avenue, 228 Coles Hall, Manhattan, Kansas 66506 5602, USA
    Stem Cells 26:591-9. 2008
    ..Further work is needed to determine whether WJCs engraft long-term and display self-renewal and multipotency in vivo and, as such, demonstrate whether Wharton's jelly cells are a true stem cell population...
  11. ncbi request reprint Role of paraventricular nucleus in regulation of sympathetic nerve frequency components
    Michael J Kenney
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, Kansas State University, 1600 Denison Avenue, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 284:H1710-20. 2003
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Matrix cells from Wharton's jelly form neurons and glia
    Kathy E Mitchell
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506 5802, USA
    Stem Cells 21:50-60. 2003
    ..This study shows their capacity to differentiate into a neural phenotype in vitro...
  13. ncbi request reprint Distribution of sympathetic preganglionic neurons innervating the kidney in the rat: PRV transneuronal tracing and serial reconstruction
    Jianhua Huang
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine, Manhattan 66506, USA
    Auton Neurosci 95:57-70. 2002
    ..The physiological significance of this anatomical organization remains to be determined...
  14. doi request reprint Rat umbilical cord stem cells completely abolish rat mammary carcinomas with no evidence of metastasis or recurrence 100 days post-tumor cell inoculation
    Chanran Ganta
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506, USA
    Cancer Res 69:1815-20. 2009
    ..In addition, rUCMS cells cocultured with Mat B III cells had a dose-dependent antiproliferative effect on Mat B III cells. These findings suggest that unmodified human UCMS cells could be used for targeted cytotherapy for breast cancer...
  15. doi request reprint Method to isolate mesenchymal-like cells from Wharton's Jelly of umbilical cord
    Kiran Seshareddy
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Methods Cell Biol 86:101-19. 2008
    ..The hurdles that have been identified for the generation of clinical-grade umbilical cord-derived mesenchymal cells are discussed...
  16. doi request reprint Combination treatment of human umbilical cord matrix stem cell-based interferon-beta gene therapy and 5-fluorouracil significantly reduces growth of metastatic human breast cancer in SCID mouse lungs
    Raja Shekar Rachakatla
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506, USA
    Cancer Invest 26:662-70. 2008
    ..These results indicate that a combination treatment of UCMS-IFN-beta cells and 5-FU is a potentially effective therapeutic procedure for breast cancer...
  17. pmc In search of "stemness"
    Jingli Cai
    Gerontology Research Center, Stem Cell Biology Unit Laboratory of Neurosciences, National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Exp Hematol 32:585-98. 2004
    ..While we predict many similarities, we also predict that differences will exist between stem cell populations and that when transdifferentiation is considered genes expected to be both similar and different need to be examined...

Research Grants10

  1. NEURAL CIRCUITRY OF THE KIDNEY
    Mark Weiss; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The results of these experiments will provide a more complete picture of the neural circuitry involved with renal control and may suggest sites involved with pathological states such as hypertension. ..
  2. NEURAL CIRCUITRY OF THE KIDNEY
    Mark Weiss; Fiscal Year: 2006
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