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Stem Cells in Endocrinology / Edition 1

Stem Cells in Endocrinology / Edition 1

by Linda B. Lester


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ISBN-13: 9781617375477
Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York, LLC
Publication date: 11/09/2010
Series: Contemporary Endocrinology
Edition description: Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 2005
Pages: 274
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: Basic Stem Cell Biology

Embryonic Stem Cells: Derivation, Properties, and Therapeutic Implications

Victoria L. Browning and Jon S. Odorico

Germ Line Stem Cells

Makoto C. Nagano

Umbilical Cord Stem Cells

Kathy E. Mitchell

Differentiation Potential of Adult Stem Cells

Henry E. Young and Asa C. Black, Jr.

Growth Conditions for Primate vs Murine Embryonic Stem Cells

Gillian M. Beattie, Nathan Bucay, Rohan Humphrey, Ana D. Lopez, and Alberto Hayek

Part II: Translational Research

Islet Precursor Cells in Adult Pancreatic Islets

Gladys Teitelman and Irem Nasir

Transcription Factor-Directed Differentiation of Stem Cells Along an Endocrine Lineage

William L. Lowe, Jr.

Generation of Islet-Like Structures From ES Cells

Nadya Lumelsky

The Therapeutic Potential of Liver Repopulation for Metabolic or Endocrine Disorders

Sanjeev Gupta

The Manipulation of Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Bone Repair

Shelley R. Winn

Spermatogenesis From Transplanted Spermatogenic Stem Cells

Michael D. Griswold and Derek McLean

Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant in the Treatment of Autoimmune Endocrine Disease

Jody Schumacher and Ewa Carrier

Preclinical Trials for Stem Cell Therapy

Linda B. Lester, K. Y. Francis Pau, and Don P. Wolf


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