Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

New Advances in Stem Cell Transplantation

Edited by Taner Demirer

Ankara University, Turkey

This book documents the increased number of stem cell-related research, clinical applications, and views for the future. The book covers a wide range of issues in cell-based therapy and regenerative medicine, and includes clinical and preclinical chapters from the respected authors involved with stem cell studies and research from around the world. It complements and extends the basics of stem cell physiology, hematopoietic stem cells, issues related to clinical problems, tissue typing, cryopreservation, dendritic cells, mesenchymal cells, neuroscience, endovascular cells and other tissues. In addition, tissue engineering that employs novel methods with stem cells is explored. Clearly, the continued use of biomedical engineering will depend heavily on stem cells, and this book is well positioned to provide comprehensive coverage of these developments.

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New Advances in Stem Cell TransplantationEdited by Taner Demirer

Published: February 24th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1322

ISBN: 978-953-51-0013-3

Copyright year: 2012

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3 Crossref Citations

11 Web of Science Citations

11 Dimensions Citations

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1. Generation of Patient Specific Stem Cells: A Human Model System

By Stina Simonsson, Cecilia Borestrom and Julia Asp

1831

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2. Importance of Non-HLA Gene Polymorphisms in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation

By Jeane Visentainer and Ana Sell

1680

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3. Relevance of HLA Expression Variants in Stem Cell Transplantation

By Britta Eiz-Vesper and Rainer Blasczyk

1861

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4. The T-Cells’ Role in Antileukemic Reactions - Perspectives for Future Therapies’

By Helga Maria Schmetzer and Christoph Schmid

1205

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5. Determination of Th1/Th2/Th17 Cytokines in Patients Undergoing Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation

By Adriana Gutiérrez-Hoya, Rubén López-Santiago, Jorge Vela-Ojeda, Laura Montiel-Cervantes, Octavio Rodríguez-Cortes and Martha Moreno-Lafont

1196

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6. Licensed to Kill: Towards Natural Killer Cell Immunotherapy

By Diana N. Eissens, Arnold van der Meer and Irma Joosten

1692

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7. Dendritic Cells in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation

By Yannick Willemen, Khadija Guerti, Herman Goossens, Zwi Berneman, Viggo Van Tendeloo and Evelien Smits

1522

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8. Mesenchymal Stem Cells as Immunomodulators in Transplantation

By Nadia Zghoul, Mahmoud Aljurf and Said Dermime

2125

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9. Endovascular Methods for Stem Cell Transplantation

By Johan Lundberg and Staffan Holmin

1506

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10. Dynamic Relationships of Collagen Extracellular Matrices on Cardiac Differentiation of Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells

By Pearly Yong, Ling Qian, YingYing Chung and Winston Shim

1463

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11. Sources of Hematopoietic Stem Cells

By Piotr Rzepecki, Sylwia Oborska and Krzysztof Gawroński

1845

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12. Cryopreservation of Hematopoietic and Non-Hematopoietic Stem Cells – A Review for the Clinician

By David Berz and Gerald Colvin

5130

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13. Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation for Adult Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia

By Pier Paolo Piccaluga, Stefania Paolini, Francesca Bonifazi, Giuseppe Bandini, Giuseppe Visani and Sebastian Giebel

2049

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14. Treatment Options in Myelodysplastic Syndromes

By Klara Gadó and Gyula Domján

1465

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15. Mantle Cell Lymphoma: Decision Making for Transplant

By Yener Koc and Taner Demirer

1699

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16. Autologous Peripheral Blood Purified Stem Cells Transplantation for Treatment of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

By Ledong Sun and Bing Wang

1654

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17. Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria

By Markiewicz Miroslaw, Koclega Anna, Sobczyk-Kruszelnicka Malgorzata, Dzierzak-Mietla Monika, Zielinska Patrycja, Frankiewicz Andrzej, Bialas Krzysztof and Kyrcz-Krzemien Slawomira

1668

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18. Intensified Chemotherapy with Stem Cell Support for Solid Tumors in Adults: 30 Years of Investigations Can Provide Some Clear Answers?

By Paolo Pedrazzoli, Giovanni Rosti, Simona Secondino, Marco Bregni and Taner Demirer

944

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19. Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation for Malignant Solid Tumors in Children

By Toshihisa Tsuruta

2545

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20. Stem Cells in Ophthalmology

By Sara T. Wester and Jeffrey Goldberg

5395

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21. Limbal Stem Cell Transplantation and Corneal Neovascularization

By Kishore Reddy Katikireddy and Jurkunas V. Ula

4190

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22. Bone Marrow Stromal Cells for Repair of the Injured Spinal Cord

By D. S. Nandoe Tewarie Rishi, Oudega Martin and J. Ritfeld Gaby

1548

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23. What Do We Know About the Detailed Mechanism on How Stem Cells Generate Their Mode of Action

By Peter Riess and Marek Molcanyi

1123

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24. Autologous Stem Cell Infusion for Treatment of Pulmonary Disease

By Neal M. Patel and Charles D. Burger

3154

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25. Neurologic Sequealae of Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation (HSCT)

By Ami J. Shah, Tena Rosser and Fariba Goodarzian

1575

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26. Adenoviral Infection – Common Complication Following Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation

By Iwona Bil-Lula, Marek Ussowicz and Mieczysław Woźniak

1914

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27. A Systematic Review of Nonpharmacological Exercise-Based Rehabilitative Interventions in Adults Undergoing Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation

By M. Jarden

1676

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