Affiliation: Stanford University
- Magnetic resonance imaging and tracking of stem cellsHossein Nejadnik
Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford MIPS, Department of Radiology, Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford University, 265 Campus Drive, Room G2045, Lokey Stem Cell Research Building, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Methods Mol Biol 1052:167-76. 2013..The following protocol describes stem cell labeling techniques with commercially available gadolinium chelates, which provide positive contrast on T1-weighted MR images, which can be advantageous for specific applications...
- Ferumoxytol: a new, clinically applicable label for stem-cell tracking in arthritic joints with MRIAman Khurana
Department of Radiology and Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
Nanomedicine (Lond) 8:1969-83. 2013..Conclusion: Ferumoxytol can be used for in vivo tracking of stem cells with MRI. Original submitted 28 February 2012; Revised submitted 8 November 2012. ..
- Somatic differentiation and MR imaging of magnetically labeled human embryonic stem cellsHossein Nejadnik
Department of Radiology, Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Cell Transplant 21:2555-67. 2012....
- Iron administration before stem cell harvest enables MR imaging tracking after transplantationAman Khurana
Department of Radiology and Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford, Stanford University School of Medicine, 725 Welch Rd, Room 1665, Stanford, CA 94305 5654 Department of Communication and Statistics and Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif Department of Neurology, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Cardiovascular Research Institute and Department of Anatomy, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, Calif
Radiology 269:186-97. 2013..To determine whether intravenous ferumoxytol can be used to effectively label mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) in vivo and can be used for tracking of stem cell transplants...
- MR imaging features of gadofluorine-labeled matrix-associated stem cell implants in cartilage defectsHossein Nejadnik
Department of Radiology, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America
PLoS ONE 7:e49971. 2012..The purpose of our study was to assess the chondrogenic potential and the MR signal effects of GadofluorineM-Cy labeled matrix associated stem cell implants (MASI) in pig knee specimen...
- Enhancing in vivo survival of adipose-derived stromal cells through Bcl-2 overexpression using a minicircle vectorJeong Hyun
Department of Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
Stem Cells Transl Med 2:690-702. 2013..Finally, we used a nonintegrating minicircle technology to achieve this in a potentially clinically applicable strategy for stem cell therapy...