Mesenchymal stem cells and immunomodulation: toward new immunosuppressive strategies for the treatment of autoimmune diseases?

Rev Med Interne. 2009 Mar;30(3):287-99. Epub 2008 Oct 17. Mesenchymal stem cells and immunomodulation: toward new immunosuppressive strategies for the treatment of autoimmune diseases? [Article in French] Larghero J, Vija L, Lecourt S, Michel L, Verrecchia F, Farge D. Source Unité de thérapie cellulaire, Hôpital Saint-Louis, AP-HP, Paris, France. Abstract Mesenchymal stem cells (MSC) represent…

Multipotent mesenchymal stromal cells for autoimmune diseases: teaching new dogs old tricks.

Multipotent mesenchymal stromal cells for autoimmune diseases: teaching new dogs old tricks. Tyndall A, Uccelli A. Source Department of Rheumatology, University of Basel, University Rheumatology Clinic, Basel, Switzerland. alan.tyndall@fps-basel.ch Abstract MSCs, otherwise known as multipotent mesenchymal stromal cells, are being examined for the treatment of autoimmune disease (AD) on the basis of their in vitro…

Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in rheumatic diseases other than systemic sclerosis and systemic lupus erythematosus.

J Rheumatol Suppl. 1997 May;48:94-7. Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in rheumatic diseases other than systemic sclerosis and systemic lupus erythematosus. Tyndall A. Source Department of Rheumatology, Basle University, Switzerland. Abstract Hematopoietic stem cells (HSC) are increasingly available as an alternative to whole marrow aspirate for bone marrow transplantation (BMT). They may be derived from an…