Stem cell therapies

  1. Review

    Role of physiotherapy in the mobilization of patients with spinal cord injury undergoing human embryonic stem cells transplantation

    The major complication faced by patients with chronic static spinal cord injury (SCI) is the loss of mobilization. With the aim to rehabilitate SCI patients, physiotherapy is performed worldwide. However, it o...

    Geeta Shroff, Dipin Thakur, Varun Dhingra, Deepak Singh Baroli, Deepanshu Khatri and Rahul Dev Gautam

    Clinical and Translational Medicine 2016 5:41

    Published on: 20 October 2016

  2. Review

    Therapeutic use of stem cells for cardiovascular disease

    Stem cell treatments are a desirable therapeutic option to regenerate myocardium and improve cardiac function after myocardial infarction. Several different types of cells have been explored, each with their o...

    Whitney Faiella and Rony Atoui

    Clinical and Translational Medicine 2016 5:34

    Published on: 18 August 2016

  3. Review

    Therapeutic potential of mesenchymal stem cell based therapy for osteoarthritis

    Osteoarthritis (OA) is a chronic degenerative disease affecting articular cartilage in joints, and it is a leading cause of disability in the United States. Current pharmacological treatment strategies are ine...

    John Burke, Monte Hunter, Ravindra Kolhe, Carlos Isales, Mark Hamrick and Sadanand Fulzele

    Clinical and Translational Medicine 2016 5:27

    Published on: 10 August 2016

  4. Review

    Does it make sense to target one tumor cell chemotactic factor or its receptor when several chemotactic axes are involved in metastasis of the same cancer?

    The major problem with cancer progression and anti-cancer therapy is the inherent ability of cancer cells to migrate and establish distant metastases. This ability to metastasize correlates with the presence i...

    Mariusz Z. Ratajczak, Malwina Suszynska and Magda Kucia

    Clinical and Translational Medicine 2016 5:28

    Published on: 10 August 2016