A long-term follow-up study of intravenous autologous mesenchymal stem cell transplantation in patients with ischemic stroke.

Stem Cells. 2010 Jun;28(6):1099-106. A long-term follow-up study of intravenous autologous mesenchymal stem cell transplantation in patients with ischemic stroke. Lee JS, Hong JM, Moon GJ, Lee PH, Ahn YH, Bang OY; STARTING collaborators. Collaborators (14) Lee JS, Hong JM, Choi JY, Park J, Lee G, Ahn YH, Lee PH, Kang YM, Kim HS, Li,…

Induction of neuro-protective/regenerative genes in stem cells infiltrating post-ischemic brain tissue.

Exp Transl Stroke Med. 2010 May 28;2(1):11. Induction of neuro-protective/regenerative genes in stem cells infiltrating post-ischemic brain tissue. Yilmaz G, Alexander JS, Erkuran Yilmaz C, Granger DN. Source Department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, Shreveport, LA, USA. dgrang@lsuhsc.edu. Abstract ABSTRACT: BACKGROUND-: Although the therapeutic potential of bone marrow-derived stromal…

Cell number and timing of transplantation determine survival of human neural stem cell grafts in stroke-damaged rat brain.

J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2011 Jan;31(1):235-42. Epub 2010 Jun 9. Cell number and timing of transplantation determine survival of human neural stem cell grafts in stroke-damaged rat brain. Darsalia V, Allison SJ, Cusulin C, Monni E, Kuzdas D, Kallur T, Lindvall O, Kokaia Z. Source Laboratory of Neural Stem Cell Biology and Therapy, University…

Intravenous implanted neural stem cells migrate to injury site, reduce infarct volume, and improve behavior after cerebral ischemia.

Curr Neurovasc Res. 2010 Aug 1;7(3):167-79. Intravenous implanted neural stem cells migrate to injury site, reduce infarct volume, and improve behavior after cerebral ischemia. Shen CC, Lin CH, Yang YC, Chiao MT, Cheng WY, Ko JL. Source Department of Neurosurgery, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan. Abstract Stroke represents one of the leading causes of…

Biodistribution of neural stem cells after intravascular therapy for hypoxic-ischemia.

Stroke. 2010 Sep;41(9):2064-70. Epub 2010 Jul 8. Biodistribution of neural stem cells after intravascular therapy for hypoxic-ischemia. Pendharkar AV, Chua JY, Andres RH, Wang N, Gaeta X, Wang H, De A, Choi R, Chen S, Rutt BK, Gambhir SS, Guzman R. Source Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University, School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305-5327, USA. Abstract…

Isolation and perivascular localization of mesenchymal stem cells from mouse brain.

Neurosurgery. 2010 Sep;67(3):711-20. Isolation and perivascular localization of mesenchymal stem cells from mouse brain. Kang SG, Shinojima N, Hossain A, Gumin J, Yong RL, Colman H, Marini F, Andreeff M, Lang FF. Source Department of Neurosurgery, University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030-4009, USA. Abstract BACKGROUND: Although originally isolated from the…

Modulation of the major histocompatibility complex by neural stem cell-derived neurotrophic factors used for regenerative therapy in a rat model of stroke.

J Transl Med. 2010 Aug 20;8:77. Modulation of the major histocompatibility complex by neural stem cell-derived neurotrophic factors used for regenerative therapy in a rat model of stroke. Sun C, Zhang H, Li J, Huang H, Cheng H, Wang Y, Li P, An Y. Source Department of Neural Stem Cell, Beijing Neurosurgical Institute, Beijing Tiantan…

Intravenous infusion of GDNF gene-modified human umbilical cord blood CD34+ cells protects against cerebral ischemic injury in spontaneously hypertensive rats.

Brain Res. 2010 Dec 17;1366:217-25. Epub 2010 Oct 1. Intravenous infusion of GDNF gene-modified human umbilical cord blood CD34+ cells protects against cerebral ischemic injury in spontaneously hypertensive rats. Ou Y, Yu S, Kaneko Y, Tajiri N, Bae EC, Chheda SH, Stahl CE, Yang T, Fang L, Hu K, Borlongan CV, Yu G. Source Department…

Human neural stem cells genetically modified to overexpress brain-derived neurotrophic factor promote functional recovery and neuroprotection in a mouse stroke model.

J Neurosci Res. 2010 Nov 15;88(15):3282-94. Human neural stem cells genetically modified to overexpress brain-derived neurotrophic factor promote functional recovery and neuroprotection in a mouse stroke model. Lee HJ, Lim IJ, Lee MC, Kim SU. Source Medical Research Institute, Chung-Ang University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea. Abstract Intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) is a lethal stroke type;…