Stem Cells for Myocardial Repair and Regeneration: Where Are We Today?

ArticleinMethods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.) 660:1-6 · January 2010
Impact Factor: 1.29 · DOI: 10.1007/978-1-60761-705-1_1 · Source: PubMed

    Abstract

    An overview for the use of stem cells for myocardial repair and regeneration is provided. The overview provides the rationale for use of stem cells in myocardial repair. Potential stem cell types and technological challenges are highlighted.