Battler, Alexander

Stem Cell and Gene-Based Therapy

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Table of contents

Section 1. Heart

1. Renovation of the Injured Heart with Myocardial Tissue Engineering
Jonathan Leor, Natali Landa, Smadar Cohen

2. Adult Stem Cells for Myocardial Tissue Repair
Dirk Strunk, Christof Stamm

3. Regeneration of the Functional Myocardium Using Human Embryonic Stem Cells
Oren Caspi, Lior Gepstien

4. Therapeutic Angiogenesis
Shmuel Fuchs, Alexander Battler

5. Cell Therapy for Heart Failure
Thorsten Reffelmann, Robert A. Kloner

Section 2. Neuro

6. Cell Transplantation for Diseases of Myelin
Tamir Ben-Hur, Ofira Einstein

7. Stem Cells as a Source for Cell Replacement in Parkinson’s Disease
Daniel Offen, Yossef S. Levy, Eldad Melamed

8. Cell Replacement Therapy in Acute Stroke: Current State
Yossi Gilgun-Sherki, Jonathan Y. Streifler

9. Gene Therapy to the Nervous System
Hillel Haim, Israel Steiner

Section 3. Musculoskeletal

10. Mesenchymal Stem Cells: Where Can You Find Them? How Can You Use Them?
Anna Derubeis, Giuseppina Pennesi, Ranieri Cancedda

11. Basic to Clinical Cartilage Engineering: Past, Present, and Future Discussions
Mats Brittberg, Tommi Tallheden, Anders H. Lindahl

12. Cartilage
Rocky S. Tuan, Faye H. Chen

13. Bone Regeneration
A.H. Reddi

14. Osteoarthritis and Mesenchymal Cells — The Prospects for Repair of the Disease by Cell Transplantation and Tissue Engineering
Dror Robinson

Section 4. Kidney

15. Progenitor Cell Therapy for Kidney Regeneration
Benjamin Dekel, Yair Reisner

16. Tissue Engineering — The Bladder
Anthony Atala

Section 5. Eye

17. Neuroprotection in Ophthalmology: A Review
Yaniv Barkana, Michael Belkin

18. Autoimmunity for Central Nervous System Maintenance, Regeneration, and Renewal: Development of a T Cell-Based Vaccination Against Neurodegeneration
Michal Schwartz, Jonathan Kipnis

19. Retinal Repair by Stem Cell Transplantation
Jeffrey H. Stern, Sally Temple, Soma De

20. Induction of Ocular Surface Regeneration
Irina S. Barequet

Section 6. Pancreas

21. Insulin-Producing Cells Generated from Nonpancreatic Tissues
Shimon Efrat

22. Generation of Islets from Pancreatic Progenitor Cells
Susan Bonner-Weir, Tandy Aye, Akari Inada, Elena Toschi, Arun Sharma

23. Embryonic Stem Cells as a Source of Pancreatic Precursors and Islet Cells in Vitro
Victoria L. Browning, Brenda W. Kahan, Jon S. Odorico

Section 7. Hematology

24. Human Umbilical Cord Blood Transplantation: A Viable Option for Stem Cell Graft
Gal Goldstein, Amos Toren, Arnon Nagler

25. Nonmyeloablative Stem Cell Transplantation in the Treatment of Hematologic Malignancies
Avichai Shimoni, Arnon Nagler

26. Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation from Human Leukocyte Antigen Haploidentical Donor
Merav Leiba, Arnon Nagler

Section 8. Skin

27. Wound Healing and Skin Substitutes
Adam J. Singer, Marcia Simon

28. Skin Regeneration from Multipotent Adult and Embryonic Stem Cells
Kursad Turksen, Tammy-Claire Troy

Keywords: Medicine & Public Health, Cardiology, Hematology, Dermatology, Neurology, Ophthalmology, Nephrology

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