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Genetics of Stem Cells: Part A [NOOK Book]


This special volume of Progress in Molecular Biology and Translational Science focuses on the genetics of stem cells.

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* Contributions from leading authorities * Informs and updates on all the latest developments in the field

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Genetics of Stem Cells: Part A

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This special volume of Progress in Molecular Biology and Translational Science focuses on the genetics of stem cells.

Key features:

* Contributions from leading authorities * Informs and updates on all the latest developments in the field

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PRAISE FOR THE SERIES "Full of interest not only for the molecular biologist-for whom the numerous references will be invaluable-but will also appeal to a much wider circle of biologists, and in fact to all those who are concerned with the living cell."—BRITISH MEDICAL JOURNAL
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780124017467
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science
  • Publication date: 12/31/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 384
  • File size: 7 MB

Table of Contents

  1. WNT Signaling and Cardiac Differentiation
  2. Michael P. Flaherty, Timothy J. Kamerzell and Buddhadeb Dawn

  3. Role of Heat Shock Proteins in Stem Cell Behavior
  4. Guo-Chang Fan

  5. Preconditioning Approach in Stem Cell Therapy for the Treatment of Infarcted Heart
  6. Khawaja Husnain Haider and Muhammad Ashraf

  7. Myocardial Regeneration: The Role of Progenitor Cells Derived From Bone Marrow and Heart
  8. Xiaohong Wang, Arthur H. L. From and Jianyi Zhang

  9. Induced Pluripotent Cells in Cardiovascular Biology: Epigenetics, Promises and Challenges
  10. Raj Kishore and Eneda Hoxha

  11. Roles of MicroRNAs and Myocardial Cell Differentiation
  12. Tomohide Takaya, Hitoo Nishi, Takahiro Horie, Koh Ono and Koji Hasegawa

  13. Induction of Somatic Cell Reprogramming Using the MicroRNA miR-302
  14. Karen Kelley and Shi-Lung Lin

  15. From Ontogenesis to Regeneration: Learning How to Instruct Adult Cardiac Progenitor Cells
  16. Isotta Chimenti, Elvira Forte, Francesco Angelini, Alessandro Giacomello and Elisa Messina

  17. Genetic Modification of Stem Cells for Cardiac, Diabetic and Hemophilia Transplantation Therapies
  18. M. Ian Phillips and Yao Liang Tang

  19. Progenitor Cell Mobilization and Recruitment: SDF-1, CXCR4, a 4-integrin, and c-kit
  20. Min Cheng and Gangjian Qin

  21. Reprogramming of Somatic Cells
  22. Johnson Rajasingh

  23. Cross-talk between the Notch signal and non-coding RNA on the Fate of Stem Cells
  24. Yaoliang Tang, Yingjie Wang, Lijuan Chen and Neal Weintraub

  25. Genetically Manipulated Progenitor/Stem Cells Restore Function to the Infarcted Heart via the SDF-1a/CXCR4 Signaling Pathway
  26. Yigang Wang and Kristin Luther

  27. Generation of Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells from Somatic Cells

Young-Doug Sohn, Ji Woong Han and Young-sup Yoon

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