6. Adult Stem Cells and Their Role in Endogenous Tissue Repair

  1. Uma Lakshmipathy,
  2. Jonathan D. Chesnut and
  3. Bhaskar Thyagarajan
  1. Nadia Sachewsky1 and
  2. Cindi M. Morshead2

Published Online: 17 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470454923.ch6

Emerging Technology Platforms for Stem Cells

Emerging Technology Platforms for Stem Cells

How to Cite

Sachewsky, N. and Morshead, C. M. (2009) Adult Stem Cells and Their Role in Endogenous Tissue Repair, in Emerging Technology Platforms for Stem Cells (eds U. Lakshmipathy, J. D. Chesnut and B. Thyagarajan), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470454923.ch6

Editor Information

  1. Primary and Stem Cell Systems, Invitrogen Corporation, 5781 Faraday Avenue, Carlsbad, CA 92008, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Toronto, CCBR, 160 College Street, Toronto, ON M5S 3E1, Canada

  2. 2

    Department of Surgery, Division of Anatomy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, CCBR, 160 College St. Toronto, ON M5S 3E1, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 18 MAR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470146934

Online ISBN: 9780470454923

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Keywords:

  • adult stem cells and endogenous tissue repair role;
  • bone marrow-derived cells - hematopoietic stem cells (HSCs);
  • myocardial infarction and endogenous cardiac stem cells (CSCs)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Bone Marrow-Derived Cells

  • CNS-Derived Cells

  • Pancreas

  • Liver

  • Muscle

  • Heart

  • References