This study demonstrates that transplanted adipose tissue-derived mesenchymal stromal cells are capable of engrafting in the liver into regenerating sites, and persisting in the hepatic parenchyma for up to two months. In addition, the researchers were able to track the biodistibution of transplanted cells administered by different routes.
Cell Transplant 2012 28;21(9):1997-2008. Epub 2012 Mar 28.
Vascular Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Centro Cardiologico Monzino IRCCS, Milan, Italy.
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