Effect of mesenchymal stem cell penile transplantation on erectile signaling of aged rats.

Andrologia. 2010 Jun;42(3):187-92 Effect of mesenchymal stem cell penile transplantation on erectile signaling of aged rats. Abdel Aziz MT, El-Haggar S, Mostafa T, Atta H, Fouad H, Mahfouz S, Rashed L, Sabry D, Senbel A, Ali GA Abstract Stem cell-based therapy targeted at the penile tissue has been lately considered in preclinical studies. This work…

Advance of neurogenic erectile dysfunction therapy by stem cells.

Fa Yi Xue Za Zhi. 2010 Jun;26(3):206-9. Advance of neurogenic erectile dysfunction therapy by stem cells. Shen HJ, Zhu GY. Abstract Neurogenic erectile dysfunction (NED) commonly results from erectile nerve damage. Recent researches have focused on the preclinical study of stem cell-based therapies targeted at repairing and protecting nervi erigentes. In this paper, researches of…

Treatment of diabetic impotence with umbilical cord blood stem cell intracavernosal transplant: preliminary report of 7 cases.

Exp Clin Transplant. 2010 Jun;8(2):150-60. Treatment of diabetic impotence with umbilical cord blood stem cell intracavernosal transplant: preliminary report of 7 cases. Bahk JY, Jung JH, Han H, Min SK, Lee YS. Abstract Stem cells are characterized by self renewal and multipotent differentiation.We report the effects of intracavernosal transplant of human umbilical cord blood stem…

Injections of Adipose Tissue-Derived Stem Cells and Stem Cell Lysate Improve Recovery of Erectile Function in a Rat Model of Cavernous Nerve Injury.

J Sex Med. 2010 Jun 17. Injections of Adipose Tissue-Derived Stem Cells and Stem Cell Lysate Improve Recovery of Erectile Function in a Rat Model of Cavernous Nerve Injury. Albersen M, Fandel TM, Lin G, Wang G, Banie L, Lin CS, Lue TF Erectile dysfunction (ED) remains a major complication after radical prostatectomy. The use…

The effect of intracavernous injection of adipose tissue-derived stem cells on hyperlipidemia-associated erectile dysfunction in a rat model.

J Sex Med. 2010 Apr;7(4 Pt 1):1391-400 The effect of intracavernous injection of adipose tissue-derived stem cells on hyperlipidemia-associated erectile dysfunction in a rat model. Huang YC, Ning H, Shindel AW, Fandel TM, Lin G, Harraz AM, Lue TF, Lin CS. Abstract Hyperlipidemia has been associated with erectile dysfunction (ED) via damage to the cavernous…

Emerging gene and stem cell therapies for the treatment of erectile dysfunction.

Nat Rev Urol. 2010 Mar;7(3):143-52 Emerging gene and stem cell therapies for the treatment of erectile dysfunction. Harraz A, Shindel AW, Lue TF: Abstract Erectile dysfunction is a prevalent condition that leads to significant morbidity and distress, not just for affected men but also for their partners. Very few currently available treatments ameliorate the underlying…

Increased levels of osteocalcin-positive endothelial progenitor cells in patients affected by erectile dysfunction and cavernous atherosclerosis.

J Sex Med. 2010 Feb;7(2 Pt 1):751-7 Increased levels of osteocalcin-positive endothelial progenitor cells in patients affected by erectile dysfunction and cavernous atherosclerosis. Foresta C, De Toni L, Biagioli A, Ganz F, Magagna S, Caretta N. Abstract Erectile dysfunction (ED) was shown to be the expression of a systemic vascular disease that can precede coronary…

Treatment of erectile dysfunction in the obese type 2 diabetic ZDF rat with adipose tissue-derived stem cells.

J Sex Med. 2010 Jan;7(1 Pt 1):89-98. Treatment of erectile dysfunction in the obese type 2 diabetic ZDF rat with adipose tissue-derived stem cells. Garcia MM, Fandel TM, Lin G, Shindel AW, Banie L, Lin CS, Lue TF. Abstract INTRODUCTION: Erectile dysfunction (ED) is a major complication of type 2 diabetes, and many diabetic men…

Progress in researches on stem cell therapy for erectile dysfunction.

Zhonghua Nan Ke Xue. 2009 Oct;15(10):937-40 Progress in researches on stem cell therapy for erectile dysfunction. Jiang YB, Gou X: Abstract Erectile dysfunction (ED) commonly results from endothelial dysfunction and erectile nerve damage. Recent researches have focused on the preclinical studies of stem cell-based therapies targeted at repairing penile endothelium and protecting erectile nerves. Early…

Transdifferentiation of rat fetal brain stem cells into penile smooth muscle cells.

BJU Int. 2009 Jul;104(2):257-62 Transdifferentiation of rat fetal brain stem cells into penile smooth muscle cells. Song Y, Mehta N, Sheh B, Saljooque F, U HS, Rajasekaran M. Abstract OBJECTIVES: To evaluate whether rat fetal brain stem cells can be induced to acquire cell fates outside the nervous system, hypothesising that cell-based replacement therapy with…