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  • Pluripotent Stem Cells - From the Bench to the Clinic
    Pluripotent Stem Cells - From the Bench to the Clinic NEW
    Early Online Release
    Editor Minoru Tomizawa
    ISBN 978-953-51-2472-6
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2471-9,
    530 pages, July, 2016
    Pluripotent stem cells have distinct characteristics: self-renewal and the potential to differentiate into various somatic cells. In recent years, substantial advances have been made from basic science to clinical applications. The vast amount knowle ...
  • Progress in Stem Cell Transplantation
    Progress in Stem Cell Transplantation
    Editor Taner Demirer
    ISBN 978-953-51-2227-2,
    206 pages, December, 2015
    This book documents the increased amount of stem cell-related research, basic and clinical applications as well as views for the future. The book covers a wide range of issues related to new developments and innovations in cell-based therapies dis ...
  • Adult Stem Cell Niches
    Adult Stem Cell Niches
    Editor Sabine Wislet-Gendebien
    ISBN 978-953-51-1718-6,
    328 pages, August, 2014
    Tissue-specific stem cells have the capacity to self-renew and differentiate into several types of functional cells that replenish lost cells throughout an organism?s lifetime. Studies on stem cells from diverse systems have shown that stem cell func ...
  • Pluripotent Stem Cell Biology - Advances in Mechanisms, Methods and Models
    Pluripotent Stem Cell Biology - Advances in Mechanisms, Methods and Models
    Editor Craig S. Atwood and Sivan Vadakkadath Meethal
    ISBN 978-953-51-1590-8,
    240 pages, July, 2014
    Pluripotent stem cells have the potential to revolutionize treatment options for a range of diseases and conditions. This book presents recent advances in our understanding of the biological mechanisms of stem cell self-renewal, reprograming and rege ...
  • Pluripotent Stem Cells
    Pluripotent Stem Cells
    Editor Deepa Bhartiya and Nibedita Lenka
    ISBN 978-953-51-1192-4,
    638 pages, August, 2013
    Stem cells have generated a lot of excitement among the researchers, clinicians and the public alike. Various types of stem cells are being evaluated for their regenerative potential. Marginal benefit resulting by transplanting autologus stem cells ...
  • Stem Cell Biology in Normal Life and Diseases
    Stem Cell Biology in Normal Life and Diseases
    Editor Kamran Alimoghaddam
    ISBN 978-953-51-1107-8,
    194 pages, May, 2013
    Stem cells have a prominent role in normal life and also in pathogenesis of disorders. Today, these cells are clinically applicable in hematopoietic stem cell transplantation but expansion of their application in many more disorders needs more work. ...
  • Neural Stem Cells - New Perspectives
    Neural Stem Cells - New Perspectives
    Editor Luca Bonfanti
    ISBN 978-953-51-1069-9,
    428 pages, April, 2013
    Twenty years after the discovery of neural stem cells, the question whether the central nervous system can be considered among regenerative tissues is still open. On one side, deep characterization of neural stem and progenitor cells, their niches, a ...
  • Innovations in Stem Cell Transplantation
    Innovations in Stem Cell Transplantation
    Editor Taner Demirer
    ISBN 978-953-51-0980-8,
    378 pages, February, 2013
    This book documents the increased number of stem cell related research, basic and clinical applications as well as views for the future. The book covers a wide range of issues related to new developments and innovations in cell-based therapies con ...