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#Treatment with allogeneic mesenchymal #stromal cells for moderate to severe #ARDS (#START study): a randomised phase 2a safety trial (Lancet Resp Med., abstract)

Treatment with allogeneic mesenchymal stromal cells for moderate to severe acute respiratory distress syndrome (START study): a randomised phase 2a safety trial

Prof Michael A Matthay, MD,  Prof Carolyn S Calfee, MD, Hanjing Zhuo, MPH, Prof B Taylor Thompson, MD, Jennifer G Wilson, MD, Joseph E Levitt, MD, Angela J Rogers, MD, Jeffrey E Gotts, MD, Prof Jeanine P Wiener-Kronish, MD, Ednan K Bajwa, MD, Prof Michael P Donahoe, MD, Bryan J McVerry, MD, Prof Luis A Ortiz, MD, Matthew Exline, MD, Prof John W Christman, MD, Jason Abbott, BS, Prof Kevin L Delucchi, PhD, Lizette Caballero, MS, Melanie McMillan, BS, Prof David H McKenna, MD, Prof Kathleen D Liu, MD… 392 palabras más

Research

The ARTS of life and death in the intestinal stem cells

After passing through the
stomach, the next stage of the digestive system occurs in the small intestine,
where nutrients and minerals are absorbed. With a host of digestive enzymes, in… 904 palabras más

From Bench to Bedside via… The Island of Dr Moreau?

Jason Scott Robert suggests that the creation of part-human animals in stem cell biology may generate scientific confusion. 909 palabras más

Reproduction

What are stem cells and how do they work?

STEM CELLS are the building blocks of the human body. At the start of life, they divide over and over again to create a full person from an embryo. 170 palabras más

Stem Cells

Recableando cerebro y columna. ¿Tendrán las sillas de ruedas fecha de caducidad?

Después de un largo receso, ¡volvemos a lo grande! Científicos de la Universidad de Rutgers (Nueva Jersey, EEUU) liderados por el doctor Letao Yang se han ganado una publicación en… 436 palabras más

Researchers eye cancer treatment involving pericyte inhibitors

The maintenance workers of the vascular system, pericyte cells envelop the surface of blood vessels, supporting their stability, growth and survival. Given that blood vessel growth is one necessary component in tumor development and progression, researchers have lately been investigating the stem cell-like pericytes’ role in cancer. 264 palabras más

Everyday Science

Induced pluripotent stem cells: the next big thing or much ado about nothing?

What are induced pluripotent stem cells?

Stem cells are immature cells that have the potential to develop into different cell types, as well as   self-renew so that a stock supply is maintained. 958 palabras más