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Isolation of Exosome-Enriched Extracellular Vesicles Carrying Granulocyte-Macrophage Colony-Stimulating Factor from Embryonic Stem Cells.

J Vis Exp 2021 Nov 11(177). Epub 2021 Nov 11.

Department of Surgery, University of Louisville; Immuno-Oncology Program, Brown Cancer Center, University of Louisville; Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Louisville;

Embryonic stem cells (ESCs) are pluripotent stem cells capable of self-renewal and differentiation into all types of embryonic cells. Like many other cell types, ESCs release small membrane vesicles, such as exosomes, to the extracellular environment. Exosomes serve as essential mediators of intercellular communication and play a basic role in many (patho)physiological processes. Read More

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November 2021

Exosomes derived from miR-129-5p modified bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells represses ventricular remolding of mice with myocardial infarction.

J Tissue Eng Regen Med 2021 Nov 23. Epub 2021 Nov 23.

Department of cardiology, Shijiazhuang People's Hospital, 5 Fangbei Road, Shijiazhuang, Hebei, 050011, China.

Background: Myocardial infraction (MI) is a severe disease with great mortality. Mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs)-derived exosomes display protection against MI. MicroRNA-129-5p was reported to exert anti-inflammation activity by targeting high mobility group box 1 (HMGB1). Read More

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November 2021

MiR-6924-5p-rich exosomes derived from genetically modified Scleraxis-overexpressing PDGFRα(+) BMMSCs as novel nanotherapeutics for treating osteolysis during tendon-bone healing and improving healing strength.

Biomaterials 2021 Nov 5;279:121242. Epub 2021 Nov 5.

Department of Orthopedics/Sports Medicine Center, State Key Laboratory of Trauma, Burn and Combined Injury, First Affiliated Hospital of Third Military Medical University (Army Medical University), Chongqing, 400000, China. Electronic address:

Osteolysis at the tendon-bone interface can impair pullout strength during tendon-bone healing and lead to surgery failure, but the effects of clinical treatments are not satisfactory. Mesenchymal stem cell (MSC)-derived exosomes have been used as potent and feasible natural nanocarriers for drug delivery and have been proven to enhance tendon-bone healing strength, indicating that MSC-derived exosomes could be a promising therapeutic strategy. In this study, we explored Scleraxis (Scx) dynamically expressed in PDGFRα(+) bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells (BMMSCs) during natural tendon-bone healing. Read More

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November 2021

BMSC-Derived Exosomes Ameliorate Osteoarthritis by Inhibiting Pyroptosis of Cartilage via Delivering miR-326 Targeting HDAC3 and STAT1//NF-B p65 to Chondrocytes.

Honggang Xu Bin Xu

Mediators Inflamm 2021 2;2021:9972805. Epub 2021 Nov 2.

Department of Orthopedics, The First Affiliated Hospital of Anhui Medical University, No. 218 Jixi Road, Hefei City, Anhui Province 230022, China.

Background: In the past decade, mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) have been widely used for the treatment of osteoarthritis (OA), and noncoding RNAs in exosomes may play a major role.

Aim: The present study is aimed at exploring the effect and mechanism of miR-326 in exosomes secreted by bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells (BMSCs) on pyroptosis of cartilage and OA improvement.

Methods: Exosomes from BMSCs (BMSC-Exos) were isolated and identified to incubate with OA chondrocytes. Read More

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November 2021

Extracellular Vesicles Secreted by TDO2-Augmented Fibroblasts Regulate Pro-inflammatory Response in Macrophages.

Front Cell Dev Biol 2021 22;9:733354. Epub 2021 Oct 22.

Smidt Heart Institute, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, United States.

Extracellular vesicles (EVs) are secreted lipid bilayer vesicles that mediate cell to cell communication and are effectors of cell therapy. Previous work has shown that canonical Wnt signaling is necessary for cell and EV therapeutic potency. Tryptophan 2,3-dioxygenase (TDO2) is a target gene of canonical Wnt signaling. Read More

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October 2021

miR-20a Overexpression in Adipose-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells Promotes Therapeutic Efficacy in Murine Lupus Nephritis by Regulating Autophagy.

Stem Cells Int 2021 21;2021:3746335. Epub 2021 Oct 21.

Department of Dermatology, Nanfang Hospital, Southern Medical University, China.

Objective: Lupus nephritis is the most common and severe complication of systemic lupus erythematosus. The aim of our study was to investigate the efficacy of miR-20a overexpressing adipose-derived stem cell (ADSC) transplantation in murine lupus nephritis (LN) and explore potential molecular mechanisms.

Methods: Mouse ADSCs were transfected with a miR-20a lentiviral vector to obtain miR-20a overexpression ADSCs (miR-20a-ADSCs). Read More

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October 2021

Serum-derived exosomes promote CD8+ T cells to overexpress PD-1, affecting the prognosis of hypopharyngeal carcinoma.

Cancer Cell Int 2021 Oct 30;21(1):584. Epub 2021 Oct 30.

Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery Department, Affiliated Hospital of Nantong University, Nantong, China.

Background: Hypopharyngeal cancer (HPC) is associated with a poor prognosis and a high recurrence rate. Immune escape is one of the reasons for the poor prognosis of malignant tumors. Programmed cell death ligand 1 (PD-L1) and programmed cell death-1 (PD-1) have been shown to play important roles in immune escape. Read More

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October 2021

Effects of miRNAs in exosomes derived from α-synuclein overexpressing SH-SY5Y cells on autophagy and inflammation of microglia.

Cell Signal 2022 Jan 27;89:110179. Epub 2021 Oct 27.

Department of Neurology, Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hospital, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou 510120, China. Electronic address:

Our previous study has revealed that GFP-α-synuclein overexpressing SH-SY5Y cells-derived exosomes (GFP-SNCA Exo) decrease autophagy in microglia via their load of miRNAs. However, it is unclear whether GFP-SNCA Exo can affect microglial inflammation via modulation of autophagy. In order to investigate the effects of miRNAs carried by GFP-SNCA Exo on autophagy and inflammation of microglia. Read More

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January 2022

Exosomes Derived by SIRT1-Overexpressing Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cells Improve Pubococcygeus Muscle Injury in Rats.

Int J Stem Cells 2021 Oct 31. Epub 2021 Oct 31.

Pelvic Floor Center, the Sixth Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China.

Background And Objectives: To evaluate the effect of exosomes (Exos) derived from silent mating type information regulation 2 homolog 1 (SIRT1)-overexpressing human bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells (BMSCs) on the recovery of pubococcygeus muscle Injury.

Methods And Results: Exos isolated from SIRT1-overexpressing BMSCs (SIRT1/exos) were injected into a vaginal dilation-induced rat model of Stress urinary incontinence (SUI). The efficacy of Exos treatment on SUI was evaluated by determining the values of urodynamic parameters. Read More

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October 2021

Metal-Regulatory Transcription Factor-1 Targeted by miR-148a-3p Is Implicated in Human Hepatocellular Carcinoma Progression.

Front Oncol 2021 29;11:700649. Epub 2021 Sep 29.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Shandong Provincial Hospital Affiliated to Shandong First Medical University, Jinan, China.

Metal-regulatory transcription factor-1 (MTF-1) is of importance in maintaining metal homeostasis. Copper exposure considerably stimulates the proliferation of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) cells with enhanced MTF-1 expression. However, the underlying molecular mechanisms have not been completely elucidated. Read More

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September 2021

DAL-1/4.1B promotes the uptake of exosomes in lung cancer cells via Heparan Sulfate Proteoglycan 2 (HSPG2).

Mol Cell Biochem 2021 Oct 17. Epub 2021 Oct 17.

School of Life Sciences, Zhengzhou University, Zhengzhou, 450001, Henan, China.

DAL-1/4.1B is frequently absent in lung cancer tissues, which is significantly related to the occurrence and development of lung cancer. In this research, we found that DAL-1/4. Read More

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October 2021

Tumor-Derived Exosomal Protein Tyrosine Phosphatase Receptor Type O Polarizes Macrophage to Suppress Breast Tumor Cell Invasion and Migration.

Front Cell Dev Biol 2021 28;9:703537. Epub 2021 Sep 28.

Department of General Surgery, The First Affiliated Hospital of Jinan University, Guangzhou, China.

Tumor-derived exosomes, containing multiple nucleic acids and proteins, have been implicated to participate in the interaction between tumor cells and microenvironment. However, the functional involvement of phosphatases in tumor-derived exosomes is not fully understood. We and others previously demonstrated that protein tyrosine phosphatase receptor type O (PTPRO) acts as a tumor suppressor in multiple cancer types. Read More

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September 2021

MiR-186-5p Dysregulation Leads to Depression-like Behavior by De-repressing SERPINF1 in Hippocampus.

Neuroscience 2021 Oct 11;479:48-59. Epub 2021 Oct 11.

Department of Women Health Care, Wuxi Matemal and Child Health Hospital Affiliated to Nanjing Medical University, Wuxi, Jiangsu Province 214002, PR China. Electronic address:

Diagnosis of major depressive disorder (MDD) is perplexing due to its multifactorial etiologies. Here, we isolated exosomes from the peripheral blood of MDD patients and healthy control subjects for mass spectrometry-based label-free quantitative proteomics. We identified that SERPINF1 is significantly diminished in the peripheral blood-derived exosomes of MDD patients compared to the healthy control subjects. Read More

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October 2021

A novel delivery nanobiotechnology: engineered miR-181b exosomes improved osteointegration by regulating macrophage polarization.

J Nanobiotechnology 2021 Sep 7;19(1):269. Epub 2021 Sep 7.

Spine Center, Department of Orthopaedics, Shanghai Changzheng Hospital, Second Affiliated Hospital of Naval Medical University, 200003, Shanghai, China.

Background: Many patients suffer from implant loosening after the implantation of titanium alloy caused by immune response to the foreign bodies and this could inhibit the following osteogenesis, which could possibly give rise to aseptic loosening and poor osteointegration while there is currently no appropriate solution in clinical practice. Exosome (Exo) carrying miRNA has been proven to be a suitable nanocarrier for solving this problem. In this study, we explored whether exosomes overexpressing miR-181b (Exo-181b) could exert beneficial effect on promoting M2 macrophage polarization, thus inhibiting inflammation as well as promoting osteogenesis and elaborated the underlying mechanism in vitro. Read More

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September 2021

Exosomes from linc00511-overexpressing ADSCs accelerates angiogenesis in diabetic foot ulcers healing by suppressing PAQR3-induced Twist1 degradation.

Diabetes Res Clin Pract 2021 Oct 28;180:109032. Epub 2021 Aug 28.

Department of Vascular Surgery, The Second Xiangya Hospital, Central South University, Changsha 410011, Hunan Province, PR China.

Aims: We aim to investigate the role of ADSCs (Adipose-derived stem cells)-derived exosomes on regulating angiogenesis in diabetic foot ulcers healing.

Methods: EPCs (endothelial progenitor cells) from human peripheral blood were applied as in vitro model of angiogenesis. Exosomes isolated from ADSCs culture medium were characterized by electron microscopy, size distribution and biomarker expression. Read More

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October 2021

Exosomal miR-375-3p breaks vascular barrier and promotes small cell lung cancer metastasis by targeting claudin-1.

Transl Lung Cancer Res 2021 Jul;10(7):3155-3172

Department of Thoracic Surgery, National Cancer Center/National Clinical Research Center for Cancer/Cancer Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China.

Background: High incidence of metastasis is the main cause of death for small cell lung cancer (SCLC), with its underlying molecular mechanisms remain unclear. Exosomal miRNAs are important regulators in metastatic processes of various tumors, but their specific role in SCLC metastasis is unknown.

Methods: Small RNA sequencing followed by qRT-PCR verification was used to screen the potential exosomal miRNAs that might mediate SCLC metastasis. Read More

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Retraction Note: Human bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cell-secreted exosomes overexpressing microRNA-34a ameliorate glioblastoma development via down-regulating MYCN.

Cell Oncol (Dordr) 2021 Oct;44(5):1207

Department of Neurosurgery, Henan Province People's Hospital, Zhengzhou University, No. 7, Weiwu Road, Zhengzhou, 450003, Henan Province, People's Republic of China.

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October 2021

miRNA-221-3p derived from M2-polarized tumor-associated macrophage exosomes aggravates the growth and metastasis of osteosarcoma through SOCS3/JAK2/STAT3 axis.

Aging (Albany NY) 2021 08 13;13(15):19760-19775. Epub 2021 Aug 13.

Department of Orthopedics Trauma, The Affiliated Nanhua Hospital, Hengyang Medical School, University of South China, Hengyang 421002, Hunan, China.

Background: Enhanced infiltration of M2-polarized tumor-associated macrophages (TAMs) is linked to osteosarcoma (OS) metastasis and growth. Here, we aim to explore a novel miR-221-3p shuttled by M2-TAM exosomes in the growth and metastasis of OS cells.

Methods: THP-1 monocytes-derived M2-TAMs were induced by PMA/interleukin (IL)-4/IL-13 and then co-cultured with OS 143B and Saos2 cells. Read More

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Designer exosomes for targeted and efficient ferroptosis induction in cancer via chemo-photodynamic therapy.

Theranostics 2021 13;11(17):8185-8196. Epub 2021 Jul 13.

State Key Laboratory of Cancer Biology, Biotechnology Center, School of Pharmacy, Fourth Military Medical University, Xi'an, 710032, China.

Efficient and specific induction of cell death in liver cancer is urgently needed. In this study, we aimed to design an exosome-based platform to deliver ferroptosis inducer (Erastin, Er) and photosensitizer (Rose Bengal, RB) into tumor tissues with high specificity. Exosome donor cells (HEK293T) were transfected with control or CD47-overexpressing plasmid. Read More

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Bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells-secreted exosomal microRNA-205-5p exerts inhibitory effect on the progression of liver cancer through regulating CDKL3.

Pathol Res Pract 2021 Sep 10;225:153549. Epub 2021 Jul 10.

Department of General Surgery, Jingjiang People's Hospital, Jingjiang, Jiangsu 214500, PR China. Electronic address:

Objective: Bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells-derived exosomes (BMSCs-exo) carrying microRNA (miR) cargo have been emerged as a promising therapy for human cancers. Therein, we pivoted on the integral function of BMSCs-exo and miR-205-5p in liver cancer through mediation of cyclin-dependent kinase-like 3 (CDKL3).

Methods: Patients with liver cancer were enrolled to collect the clinical tissue and determine miR-205-5p and CDKL3 expression. Read More

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September 2021

PROKR1 delivery by cell-derived vesicles restores the myogenic potential of Prokr1-deficient C2C12 myoblasts.

Nanomedicine 2021 10 25;37:102448. Epub 2021 Jul 25.

Department of International Agricultural Technology, Graduate School of International Agricultural Technology, Seoul National University, Republic of Korea; Institute of GreenBio Science and Technology, Seoul National University, Republic of Korea. Electronic address:

Cell-derived vesicles (CDVs) have been investigated as an alternative to exosomes. Here, we generated CDVs from Prokineticin receptor 1 (PROKR1) overexpressing HEK293T cells using micro-extrusion. More than 60 billion PROKR1-enriched CDV (PROKR1 CDVs) particles with canonical exosome properties were recovered from 10 cells. Read More

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October 2021

Overexpression of miR-338-5p in exosomes derived from mesenchymal stromal cells provides neuroprotective effects by the Cnr1/Rap1/Akt pathway after spinal cord injury in rats.

Neurosci Lett 2021 09 22;761:136124. Epub 2021 Jul 22.

Department of Orthopedics, The First Affiliated Hospital of Chongqing Medical University, Chongqing 400000, PR China. Electronic address:

Growing evidence has shown that microRNAs (miRNAs) play crucial roles in the physiopathology of spinal cord injury (SCI). Recent studies have confirmed that miR-338-5p regulates myelination, suggesting a potential role in the treatment of SCI. However, the molecular mechanism of miR-338-5p on SCI is still unknown. Read More

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September 2021

Exosomal miRNA-205 promotes breast cancer chemoresistance and tumorigenesis through E2F1.

Aging (Albany NY) 2021 07 22;13(14):18498-18514. Epub 2021 Jul 22.

Department of Thyroid and Breast III, Cangzhou Central Hospital, Cangzhou, Hebei, China.

Breast cancer (BC) is a common malignant tumor in females. The challenge in treating BC is overcoming chemoresistance. Exosome-mediated transfer of miRNAs is a molecule-shuttle in intercellular communication. Read More

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Exosomes derived from adipose-derived stem cells overexpressing glyoxalase-1 protect endothelial cells and enhance angiogenesis in type 2 diabetic mice with limb ischemia.

Stem Cell Res Ther 2021 07 15;12(1):403. Epub 2021 Jul 15.

Department of Vascular Surgery, Shanghai Ninth People's Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, 200011, China.

Background: Diabetic limb ischemia is a clinical syndrome and refractory to therapy. Our previous study demonstrated that adipose-derived stem cells (ADSCs) overexpressing glyoxalase-1 (GLO-1) promoted the regeneration of ischemic lower limbs in diabetic mice, but low survival rate, difficulty in differentiation, and tumorigenicity of the transplanted cells restricted its application. Recent studies have found that exosomes secreted by the ADSCs have the advantages of containing parental beneficial factors and exhibiting non-immunogenic, non-tumorigenic, and strong stable characteristics. Read More

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Exosome-transported circRNA_0001236 enhances chondrogenesis and suppress cartilage degradation via the miR-3677-3p/Sox9 axis.

Stem Cell Res Ther 2021 07 13;12(1):389. Epub 2021 Jul 13.

Department of Joint Surgery, First Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-sen University, #58 Zhongshan 2nd Road, Guangzhou, 510080, Guangdong, China.

Objectives: Aberrations in exosomal circular RNA (circRNA) expression have been identified in various human diseases. In this study, we investigated whether exosomal circRNAs could act as competing endogenous RNAs (ceRNAs) to regulate the pathological process of osteoarthritis (OA). This study aimed to elucidate the specific MSC-derived exosomal circRNAs responsible for MSC-mediated chondrogenic differentiation using human bone marrow-derived MSCs (hMSCs) and a destabilization of the medial meniscus (DMM) mouse model of OA. Read More

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Exosomal miR-183-5p Shuttled by M2 Polarized Tumor-Associated Macrophage Promotes the Development of Colon Cancer Targeting THEM4 Mediated PI3K/AKT and NF-κB Pathways.

Front Oncol 2021 25;11:672684. Epub 2021 Jun 25.

Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery & Department of General Surgery, First Affiliated Hospital of Anhui Medical University, Hefei, China.

Background: Abnormal accumulation of macrophages in the colon cancer (CC) contribute to its progression. miR-183-5p has been confirmed as an oncogene in CC and this article explores the effect and mechanism of exosomal miR-183-5p enriched by M2-polarized tumor-associated macrophages (TAM) on CC cells.

Methods: The human macrophage THP1 was induced to M2 polarization through IL-4 and IL-13 treatment. Read More

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miR-424-5p shuttled by bone marrow stem cells-derived exosomes attenuates osteogenesis via regulating WIF1-mediated Wnt/β-catenin axis.

Aging (Albany NY) 2021 07 6;13(13):17190-17201. Epub 2021 Jul 6.

Departments of Orthopedics and Pathology, 3201 Hospital, Hanzhong 723000, Shaanxi, China.

Emerging evidence proves that exosomes contain specific microRNAs(miRNAs) contribute to osteogenic differentiation of bone marrow stem cells (BMSCs). However, the role and mechanism of bone marrow stem cells (BMSCs)-derived exosomes overexpressing miR-424-5p in osteoblasts remains unclear. Firstly, the BMSCs-derived exosomes were isolated, and identified by Western blot with the exosome surface markers CD9, CD81 and CD63. Read More

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Serum Exosomes Derived from Irritable Bowel Syndrome Patient Increase Cell Permeability via Regulating miR-148b-5p/RGS2 Signaling in Human Colonic Epithelium Cells.

Gastroenterol Res Pract 2021 14;2021:6655900. Epub 2021 Jun 14.

Huzhou Central Hospital, Affiliated Central Hospital of Huzhou University, Huzhou 313000, Zhejiang, China.

Aim: Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a multifactorial functional bowel disorder characterized by disruption of the intestinal barrier. Circulating exosomal microRNAs (miRNAs) are involved in regulating epithelial barrier function, and upregulation of miR-148b-5p has been detected in IBS. However, whether exosomal miR-148-5p is involved in the IBS pathogenesis remains unclear. Read More

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Exosomes from human umbilical cord mesenchymal stem cells inhibit ROS production and cell apoptosis in human articular chondrocytes via the miR-100-5p/NOX4 axis.

Cell Biol Int 2021 Oct 29;45(10):2096-2106. Epub 2021 Jul 29.

Department of Joint Surgery, Changzheng Hospital, Naval Medical University, Shanghai, China.

Cyclic strain-induced chondrocyte damage is actively involved in the pathogenesis of osteoarthritis and arthritis. MicroRNAs (miRNAs) carried by exosomes have been implicated in various diseases. However, the role of miR-100-5p in cyclic strain-induced chondrocyte damage remains to be elucidated. Read More

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October 2021

Exosomes released from mesenchymal stem cells overexpressing microRNA-30e ameliorate heart failure in rats with myocardial infarction.

Am J Transl Res 2021 15;13(5):4007-4025. Epub 2021 May 15.

Department of Emergency Cardiology, Beijing Anzhen Hospital, Capital Medical University Beijing 100029, P. R. China.

Aim: Bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells (BMMSCs) exert cardioprotective effects on myocardial infarction (MI). In this investigation, we elucidated the protective effects of BMMSCs-exosomes (Exo) expressing microRNA-30e (miR-30e) against heart failure (HF) in MI rats.

Methods: First, the differentially expressed miRNAs were analyzed using a miRNA-based microarray of MI. Read More

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