Alicia Barcena

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Human placenta and chorion: potential additional sources of hematopoietic stem cells for transplantation
    Alicia Barcena
    The Ely and Edythe Broad Center of Regeneration Medicine and Stem Cell Research, Center of Reproductive Sciences, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0665, USA
    Transfusion 51:94S-105S. 2011
  2. pmc The human placenta is a hematopoietic organ during the embryonic and fetal periods of development
    Alicia Barcena
    Institute for Regeneration Medicine, Human Embryonic Stem Cell Program, Department of Cell and Tissue Biology, University of California, San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Avenue, HSE 1619, San Francisco, California 94143 0512, USA
    Dev Biol 327:24-33. 2009
  3. pmc A new role for the human placenta as a hematopoietic site throughout gestation
    Alicia Barcena
    Institute for Regeneration Medicine, Human Embryonic Stem Cell Program, Department of Cell and Tissue Biology, University of California at San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Reprod Sci 16:178-87. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Maintenance of proliferative capacity and retroviral transduction efficiency of human fetal CD38(-)/CD34(++) stem cells
    Marcus O Muench
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Stem Cells Dev 15:97-108. 2006
  5. pmc Coexpression of CD14 and CD326 discriminate hepatic precursors in the human fetal liver
    Marina E Fomin
    Blood Systems Research Institute, San Francisco, California 94118, USA
    Stem Cells Dev 20:1247-57. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Megakaryocyte growth and development factor is a potent growth factor for primitive hematopoietic progenitors in the human fetus
    Marcus O Muench
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0793, USA
    Pediatr Res 55:1050-6. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Maternal decidual macrophages inhibit NK cell killing of invasive cytotrophoblasts during human pregnancy
    Elizabeth C Co
    Department of Obstetrics, Center for Reproductive Sciences, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, The Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regeneration Medicine and Stem Cell Research, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Biol Reprod 88:155. 2013
  8. pmc Adeno-associated viral vector delivers cardiac-specific and hypoxia-inducible VEGF expression in ischemic mouse hearts
    Hua Su
    Cardiovascular Research Institute, Department of Medicine, University of California, 513 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143 0793, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:16280-5. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Stem cell transplantation in the fetus
    Marcus O Muench
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Cancer Control 11:105-18. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Ontogenic changes in CD95 expression on human leukocytes: prevalence of T-cells expressing activation markers and identification of CD95-CD45RO+ T-cells in the fetus
    Marcus O Muench
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of California, 533 Parnassus Ave, 94143 0793, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Dev Comp Immunol 27:899-914. 2003

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Publications10

  1. pmc Human placenta and chorion: potential additional sources of hematopoietic stem cells for transplantation
    Alicia Barcena
    The Ely and Edythe Broad Center of Regeneration Medicine and Stem Cell Research, Center of Reproductive Sciences, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0665, USA
    Transfusion 51:94S-105S. 2011
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  2. pmc The human placenta is a hematopoietic organ during the embryonic and fetal periods of development
    Alicia Barcena
    Institute for Regeneration Medicine, Human Embryonic Stem Cell Program, Department of Cell and Tissue Biology, University of California, San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Avenue, HSE 1619, San Francisco, California 94143 0512, USA
    Dev Biol 327:24-33. 2009
    ..These data suggest that the human placenta is an important hematopoietic organ, raising the possibility of banking placental hematopoietic stem cells along with cord blood for transplantation...
  3. pmc A new role for the human placenta as a hematopoietic site throughout gestation
    Alicia Barcena
    Institute for Regeneration Medicine, Human Embryonic Stem Cell Program, Department of Cell and Tissue Biology, University of California at San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Reprod Sci 16:178-87. 2009
    ..Together, these data suggest that the human placenta is potentially an important hematopoietic organ, opening the possibility of banking placental hematopoietic stem cells along with cord blood for transplantation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Maintenance of proliferative capacity and retroviral transduction efficiency of human fetal CD38(-)/CD34(++) stem cells
    Marcus O Muench
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Stem Cells Dev 15:97-108. 2006
    ..0%. These findings encourage further investigation into the feasibility of ex utero gene therapy whereby fetal cells are isolated from the circulation, transduced, and expanded ex utero before being returned to the fetus...
  5. pmc Coexpression of CD14 and CD326 discriminate hepatic precursors in the human fetal liver
    Marina E Fomin
    Blood Systems Research Institute, San Francisco, California 94118, USA
    Stem Cells Dev 20:1247-57. 2011
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Megakaryocyte growth and development factor is a potent growth factor for primitive hematopoietic progenitors in the human fetus
    Marcus O Muench
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0793, USA
    Pediatr Res 55:1050-6. 2004
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Maternal decidual macrophages inhibit NK cell killing of invasive cytotrophoblasts during human pregnancy
    Elizabeth C Co
    Department of Obstetrics, Center for Reproductive Sciences, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, The Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regeneration Medicine and Stem Cell Research, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Biol Reprod 88:155. 2013
    ..We speculate that this mechanism would inhibit dNK cell-mediated killing, even under conditions where high levels of cytokines may stimulate dNK cells, which could pose a threat to the developing placenta. ..
  8. pmc Adeno-associated viral vector delivers cardiac-specific and hypoxia-inducible VEGF expression in ischemic mouse hearts
    Hua Su
    Cardiovascular Research Institute, Department of Medicine, University of California, 513 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143 0793, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:16280-5. 2004
    ..Hence, MLCVEGF can mediate cardiac-specific and hypoxia-inducible VEGF expression, neoangiogenesis, infarct-size reduction, and cardiac functional improvement...
  9. ncbi request reprint Stem cell transplantation in the fetus
    Marcus O Muench
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Cancer Control 11:105-18. 2004
    ..In utero transplantation (IUT) of hematopoietic stem cells has the potential to treat a large number of hematologic and metabolic diseases amenable to partial replacement of the hematopoietic system...
  10. ncbi request reprint Ontogenic changes in CD95 expression on human leukocytes: prevalence of T-cells expressing activation markers and identification of CD95-CD45RO+ T-cells in the fetus
    Marcus O Muench
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of California, 533 Parnassus Ave, 94143 0793, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Dev Comp Immunol 27:899-914. 2003
    ..Activation markers CD25, CD122, CD69 and CD80 were also present on fetal T-cells. These findings indicate that in the initial weeks following thymic maturation, a high frequency of T-cells is activated in the periphery of the fetus...