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Mesenchymal Stem Cells Secretions Enhanced ATP Generation on Isolated Islets during Transplantation.

Islets 2022 12;14(1):69-81

Division of Translational Research, Jichi Medical University, Tochigi, Japan.

The success of islet transplantation in both basic research and clinical settings has proven that cell therapy has the potential to cure diabetes. Islets intended for transplantation are inevitably subjected to damage from a number of sources, including ischemic injury during removal and delivery of the donor pancreas, enzymatic digestion during islet isolation, and reperfusion injury after transplantation in the recipient. Here, we found that protein factors secreted by porcine adipose-tissue mesenchymal stem cells (AT-MSCs) were capable of activating preserved porcine islets. Read More

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December 2022

Impact of mesenchymal stem cells derived conditioned media on neural progenitor cells.

Gen Physiol Biophys 2021 Nov;40(6):551-559

Centre for Experimental and Clinical Regenerative Medicine, University of Veterinary Medicine and Pharmacy in Kosice, Kosice, Slovakia.

Neurodegenerative diseases are common problem for companion animals. Due to the limited ability of injured axons to regenerate, innovative therapies combined with rehabilitation have been applied and evaluated. Among them, stem cells and their conditioned media implantation, which can ameliorate damaged tissue has been suggested as a promising treatment strategy. Read More

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November 2021

Molecular differences of adipose-derived mesenchymal stem cells between non-responders and responders in treatment of  transphincteric perianal fistulas.

Stem Cell Res Ther 2021 11 24;12(1):586. Epub 2021 Nov 24.

Molecular Endocrinology and Stem Cell Research Unit, Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Odense University Hospital and Institute of Clinical Research, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark.

Background: Injection of autologous adipose tissue (AT) has recently been demonstrated to be an effective and safe treatment for anal fistulas. AT mesenchymal stem cells (AT-MSCs) mediate the healing process, but the relationship between molecular characteristics of AT-MSCs of the injected AT and fistula healing has not been adequately studied. Thus we aimed to characterize the molecular and functional properties of AT-MSCs isolated from autologous AT injected as a treatment of cryptogenic high transsphincteric perianal fistulas and correlate these findings to the healing process. Read More

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November 2021

Microfragmented adipose tissue is associated with improved ex vivo performance linked to HOXB7 and b-FGF expression.

Stem Cell Res Ther 2021 08 28;12(1):481. Epub 2021 Aug 28.

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences for Children and Adults, University-Hospital of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy.

Introduction: Adipose tissue (AT) has become a source of mesenchymal stromal/stem cells (MSC) for regenerative medicine applications, in particular skeletal disorders. Several enzymatic or mechanical procedures have been proposed to process AT with the aim to isolate cells that can be locally implanted. How AT is processed may impact its properties. Read More

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MiRNA Profiles of Extracellular Vesicles Secreted by Mesenchymal Stromal Cells-Can They Predict Potential Off-Target Effects?

Biomolecules 2020 09 22;10(9). Epub 2020 Sep 22.

Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, German Heart Center Berlin, 13353 Berlin, Germany.

The cardioprotective properties of extracellular vesicles (EVs) derived from mesenchymal stromal cells (MSCs) are currently being investigated in preclinical studies. Although microRNAs (miRNAs) encapsulated in EVs have been identified as one component responsible for the cardioprotective effect of MSCs, their potential off-target effects have not been sufficiently characterized. In the present study, we aimed to investigate the miRNA profile of EVs isolated from MSCs that were derived from cord blood (CB) and adipose tissue (AT). Read More

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September 2020

Human mesenchymal stromal cells from different tissues exhibit unique responses to different inflammatory stimuli.

Curr Res Transl Med 2020 11 22;68(4):217-224. Epub 2020 Aug 22.

University Medical Centre Ljubljana, Department of Rheumatology, Ljubljana, Slovenia; University of Primorska, FAMNIT, Koper, Slovenia. Electronic address:

Background: Mesenchymal stromal cell (MSC) - based therapies are emerging as promising treatment of various autoimmune diseases, however the utility of different MSC tissue sources remains elusive. We aimed to characterize MSC from different origins, namely bone marrow (BM), adipose tissue (AT) and umbilical cord (UC) and determine their functional effects on normal human lung fibroblasts (NHLF).

Methods: BM-, AT- or UC-MSC were isolated each from 3 different healthy donors. Read More

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November 2020

Murine Mesenchymal Stromal Cells Retain Biased Differentiation Plasticity Towards Their Tissue of Origin.

Cells 2020 03 19;9(3). Epub 2020 Mar 19.

School of Biomedical Sciences, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China.

Mesenchymal stromal/stem cells (MSCs) reside in many human tissues and comprise a heterogeneous population of cells with self-renewal and multi-lineage differentiation potential, making them useful in regenerative medicine. It remains inconclusive whether MSCs isolated from different tissue sources exhibit variations in biological features. In this study, we derived MSCs from adipose tissue (AT-MSC) and compact bone (CB-MSC). Read More

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Bovine fetal mesenchymal stem cells exert antiproliferative effect against mastitis causing pathogen Staphylococcus aureus.

Vet Res 2019 Apr 11;50(1):25. Epub 2019 Apr 11.

Department of Animal Production Science, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Chile, 8820808, Santiago, Chile.

Staphylococcus aureus is the most commonly isolated pathogen from clinical bovine mastitis samples and a difficult pathogen to combat. Mesenchymal stem cells (MSC) are multipotent progenitor cells equipped with a variety of factors that inhibit bacterial growth. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the in vitro antibacterial potential against S. Read More

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Sertoli cell-mediated differentiation of bovine fetal mesenchymal stem cells into germ cell lineage using an in vitro co-culture system.

Theriogenology 2019 May 28;130:8-18. Epub 2019 Feb 28.

Department of Animal Production Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, University of Chile, Santa Rosa, 11735, Santiago, Chile; Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology, Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, 205 Duck Pond Drive, Blacksburg, VA, USA. Electronic address:

In vitro gamete derivation based on differentiation of germ cells (GC) from stem cells has emerged as a potential new strategy for the treatment of male infertility. This technology also has potential applications in animal reproduction as an alternative method for dissemination of elite animal genetics, production of transgenic animals, and conservation of endangered species. Mesenchymal stem cells (MSC) are multipotent progenitor cells defined by their ability to differentiate into mesodermal lineages. Read More

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Microfibrous scaffolds from poly(l-lactide-co-ε-caprolactone) blended with xeno-free collagen/hyaluronic acid for improvement of vascularization in tissue engineering applications.

Mater Sci Eng C Mater Biol Appl 2019 Apr 6;97:31-44. Epub 2018 Dec 6.

BIOMATEN, METU Center of Excellence in Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering, Ankara, Turkey; Department of Biological Sciences, Middle East Technical University (METU), Ankara, Turkey.

Success of 3D tissue substitutes in clinical applications depends on the presence of vascular networks in their structure. Accordingly, research in tissue engineering is focused on the stimulation of angiogenesis or generation of a vascular network in the scaffolds prior to implantation. A novel, xeno-free, collagen/hyaluronic acid-based poly(l-lactide-co-ε-caprolactone) (PLC/COL/HA) (20/9. Read More

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Inflammatory Cytokines and Biodegradable Scaffolds in Dental Mesenchymal Stem Cells Priming.

Curr Stem Cell Res Ther 2019 ;14(4):320-326

Lillehei Heart Institute, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, United States.

Mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) are multipotent stem cells with wide-ranging clinical applications due to their ability to regenerate tissue from mesenchymal origin and their capability of suppressing immune responses, thus reducing the likelihood of graft versus host disease after transplantation. MSCs can be isolated from a variety of sources including bone marrow, adipose tissue, umbilical cord blood, and immature teeth. Dental stem cells (DSCs) possess progenitor and immunomodulatory abilities as the other MSC types and because they can be easily isolated, are considered as attractive therapeutic agents in regenerative dentistry. Read More

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November 2019

Aging impairs beige adipocyte differentiation of mesenchymal stem cells via the reduced expression of Sirtuin 1.

Biochem Biophys Res Commun 2018 06;500(3):682-690

Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Science, Laboratory of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Biology, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba 305-8575, Japan. Electronic address:

In the body, different types of adipose tissue perform different functions, with brown and beige adipose tissues playing unique roles in dissipating energy. Throughout life, adipocytes are regenerated from progenitors, and this process is impaired by aging. One of the progenitors of adipocytes are mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs), which have recently become a promising tool for stem cell therapy. Read More

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Comparison and immunobiological characterization of retinoic acid inducible gene-I-like receptor expression in mesenchymal stromal cells.

Sci Rep 2017 06 6;7(1):2896. Epub 2017 Jun 6.

Laboratory of Clinical Cell Therapy, Institut Jules Bordet, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Hôpital Erasme, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium.

Due to their immunomodulatory and regenerative properties, Mesenchymal stromal cells (MSC) have generated major interests in several clinical settings including transplantation and inflammatory diseases. MSC functions can be influenced by their tissue origin. Their microenvironment strongly affects their biology notably through TLR sensing. Read More

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Uremic Toxins Affect the Imbalance of Redox State and Overexpression of Prolyl Hydroxylase 2 in Human Adipose Tissue-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells Involved in Wound Healing.

Stem Cells Dev 2017 07 24;26(13):948-963. Epub 2017 May 24.

1 Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Science, Laboratory of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Biology, University of Tsukuba , Tsukuba, Japan .

Chronic kidney disease (CKD) results in a delay in wound healing because of its complications such as uremia, anemia, and fluid overload. Mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) are considered to be a candidate for wound healing because of the ability to recruit many types of cells. However, it is still unclear whether the CKD-adipose tissue-derived MSCs (CKD-AT-MSCs) have the same function in wound healing as healthy donor-derived normal AT-MSCs (nAT-MSCs). Read More

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Bioprocess integration for human mesenchymal stem cells: From up to downstream processing scale-up to cell proteome characterization.

J Biotechnol 2017 Apr 4;248:87-98. Epub 2017 Feb 4.

Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Av. da República, 2780-157 Oeiras, Portugal; iBET, Instituto de Biologia Experimental e Tecnológica, Apartado 12, 2780-901 Oeiras, Portugal. Electronic address:

To deliver the required cell numbers and doses to therapy, scaling-up production and purification processes (at least to the liter-scale) while maintaining cells' characteristics is compulsory. Therefore, the aim of this work was to prove scalability of an integrated streamlined bioprocess compatible with current good manufacturing practices (cGMP) comprised by cell expansion, harvesting and volume reduction unit operations using human mesenchymal stem cells (hMSC) isolated from bone marrow (BM-MSC) and adipose tissue (AT-MSC). BM-MSC and AT-MSC expansion and harvesting steps were scaled-up from spinner flasks to 2L scale stirred tank single-use bioreactor using synthetic microcarriers and xeno-free medium, ensuring high cellular volumetric productivities (50×10cellLday), expansion factors (14-16 fold) and cell recovery yields (80%). Read More

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Banking of Adipose- and Cord Tissue-Derived Stem Cells: Technical and Regulatory Issues.

Authors:
David T Harris

Adv Exp Med Biol 2016 ;951:147-154

University of Arizona Health Sciences Biorepository, Tucson, AZ, USA.

Stem cells are found in all multicellular organisms and are defined as cells that can differentiate into specialized mature cells as well as divide to produce more stem cells. Mesenchymal stem cells (MSC) were among the first stem cell types to be utilized for regenerative medicine. Although initially isolated from bone marrow, based on ease and costs of procurement, MSC derived from adipose tissue (AT-MSC) and umbilical cord tissue (CT-MSC) are now preferred stem cell sources for these applications. Read More

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September 2017

Characterization of mesenchymal stem cells and fibrochondrocytes in three-dimensional co-culture: analysis of cell shape, matrix production, and mechanical performance.

Stem Cell Res Ther 2016 Mar 12;7:39. Epub 2016 Mar 12.

Meinig School of Biomedical Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA.

Background: Bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) have shown positive therapeutic effects for meniscus regeneration and repair. Preliminary in vitro work has indicated positive results for MSC applications for meniscus tissue engineering; however, more information is needed on how to direct MSC behavior. The objective of this study was to examine the effect of MSC co-culture with primary meniscal fibrochondrocytes (FCCs) in a three-dimensional collagen scaffold in fibrochondrogenic media. Read More

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GH action influences adipogenesis of mouse adipose tissue-derived mesenchymal stem cells.

J Endocrinol 2015 Jul 5;226(1):13-23. Epub 2015 May 5.

Section of Specialized EndocrinologyDepartment of Endocrinology, Oslo University Hospital, Rikshospitalet, PO Box 4950, N-0424 Oslo, NorwayFaculty of MedicineUniversity of Oslo, Oslo, NorwayEdison Biotechnology InstituteOhio University, Athens, Ohio, USAHeritage College of Osteopathic MedicineOhio University, Athens, Ohio, USA Section of Specialized EndocrinologyDepartment of Endocrinology, Oslo University Hospital, Rikshospitalet, PO Box 4950, N-0424 Oslo, NorwayFaculty of MedicineUniversity of Oslo, Oslo, NorwayEdison Biotechnology InstituteOhio University, Athens, Ohio, USAHeritage College of Osteopathic MedicineOhio University, Athens, Ohio, USA.

GH influences adipocyte differentiation, but both stimulatory and inhibitory effects have been described. Adipose tissue-derived mesenchymal stem cells (AT-MSCs) are multipotent and are able to differentiate into adipocytes, among other cells. Canonical Wnt/β-catenin signaling activation impairs adipogenesis. Read More

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Multiple intravenous injections of allogeneic equine mesenchymal stem cells do not induce a systemic inflammatory response but do alter lymphocyte subsets in healthy horses.

Stem Cell Res Ther 2015 Apr 15;6:73. Epub 2015 Apr 15.

Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA, 95616, USA.

Introduction: Intravenous (IV) injection of mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) is used to treat systemic human diseases and disorders but is not routinely used in equine therapy. In horses, MSCs are isolated primarily from adipose tissue (AT) or bone marrow (BM) and used for treatment of orthopedic injuries through one or more local injections. The objective of this study was to determine the safety and lymphocyte response to multiple allogeneic IV injections of either AT-derived MSCs (AT-MSCs) or BM-derived MSCs (BM-MSCs) to healthy horses. Read More

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The stem cell potential and multipotency of human adipose tissue-derived stem cells vary by cell donor and are different from those of other types of stem cells.

Cells Tissues Organs 2014 25;199(5-6):373-83. Epub 2015 Mar 25.

Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Seoul St. Mary's Hospital, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Korea.

Human adipose tissue-derived mesenchymal stem cells (AT-MSCs) from various sites are applied in tissue engineering and cell therapy. The condition of AT-MSCs depends on the donor's age, body mass index (BMI), and gender. AT-MSCs from 66 human donors were analyzed, and the cells were sorted according to donor age (10-19 years: n = 1; 20-29 years: n = 5; 30-39 years: n = 12; 40-49 years: n = 22; 50-59 years: n = 12; 60-69 years: n = 9, and 70 years or older: n = 5), BMI (under 25, 25-30, and over 30), and gender (19 males and 48 females). Read More

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October 2015

Differential effects of extracellular vesicles secreted by mesenchymal stem cells from different sources on glioblastoma cells.

Expert Opin Biol Ther 2015 Apr 25;15(4):495-504. Epub 2014 Dec 25.

Bambino Gesù Children's Hospital, Regenerative Medicine Unit, IRCCS , Piazza Sant'Onofrio 4, Rome 00165 , Italy.

Background: Malignant glial tumors, including glioblastoma multiforme, account for 15 - 20% of pediatric CNS malignancies. They are most resistant to therapy and are associated with a poor prognosis.

Objective: Given the ability of mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) to affect glioma growth, we investigated the effects of extracellular vesicles (EVs) derived from MSCs on U87MG glioblastoma cells line. Read More

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Gene expression and protein secretion during human mesenchymal cell differentiation into adipogenic cells.

BMC Cell Biol 2014 Dec 20;15:46. Epub 2014 Dec 20.

National Institute of Metrology, Quality and Technology (Inmetro), Xerém, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Background: Mesenchymal stromal cells (MSC) can be obtained from potentially any tissue from the human body, but cells purified from different sources are undoubtedly different, and for each medical application, the MSC with the best regenerative potential should be chosen.

Results: Bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stromal cells (BM-MSC), adipose tissue-derived mesenchymal stromal cells (AT-MSC) and Wharton's Jelly-derived mesenchymal stromal cells (WJ-MSC) were isolated from human tissues and were cultured under differentiation media supplemented with fetal bovine serum. We quantified the expression of stem cell and adipocyte genetic markers using quantitative real time PCR, as well as the secretion of cytokines, extracellular matrix components and growth factors using Luminex and ELISA. Read More

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December 2014

Comparison of osteogenic differentiation potential of human adult stem cells loaded on bioceramic-coated electrospun poly (L-lactide) nanofibres.

Cell Prolif 2015 Feb 11;48(1):47-58. Epub 2014 Dec 11.

Department of Stem Cell Biology, Stem Cell Technology Research Center, 1997775555, Tehran, Iran.

Objectives: To compare potential of four types of stem cell in tissue engineering and regenerative medicine applications, osteogenic capacity of newly introduced mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) derived from buccal fat pads (BFP) (an adipose-encapsulated mass of the oral cavity), was compared to those isolated from bone marrow (BM-MSCs), adipose tissue (AT-MSCs) and unrestricted somatic stem cells (USSCs). Cells were cultured on poly (L-lactide) (PLLA) nanofibres, Bio-Oss(®)-coated PLLA (PLLA-Bio), and culture plates (TCPS) as control.

Materials And Methods: Capacity of proliferation and osteogenic differentiation of the stem cells was investigated by MTT assay and common osteogenic markers, alkaline phosphatase activity, calcium mineral deposition and bone-related genes. Read More

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February 2015

Protein synthesis and secretion in human mesenchymal cells derived from bone marrow, adipose tissue and Wharton's jelly.

Stem Cell Res Ther 2014 Apr 16;5(2):53. Epub 2014 Apr 16.

Introduction: Different mesenchymal stromal cells (MSC) have been successfully isolated and expanded in vitro and nowadays they are tested in clinical trials for a wide variety of diseases. Whether all MSC express the same cell surface markers or have a similar secretion profile is still controversial, making it difficult to decide which stromal cell may be better for a particular application.

Methods: We isolated human mesenchymal stromal cells from bone marrow (BM), adipose tissue (AT) and Wharton's jelly (WJ) and cultured them in fetal bovine serum supplemented media. Read More

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Changing strategy and implementation of a new treatment protocol for cleft palate surgery in "Maria Sklodowska Curie" (MSC) Children's Hospital, Bucharest, Romania.

J Plast Surg Hand Surg 2014 Dec 11;48(6):356-61. Epub 2014 Mar 11.

Department of Paediatric Surgery, "Maria Sklodowska Curie" (MSC) Children's Hospital , Bucharest , Romania.

In "Maria Sklodowska Curie" (MSC) Children's Hospital, Bucharest, Romania, cleft palate repair has been performed according to von Langenbeck since 1984. The speech was good in most patients but wide clefts had a high percentage of fistulas, abnormal speech due to short length and limited mobility of the soft palate. In 2009, the protocol was changed to Gothenburg Delayed Hard Palate Closure, (DHPC) technique. Read More

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December 2014

The role of CCL5 in the ability of adipose tissue-derived mesenchymal stem cells to support repair of ischemic regions.

Stem Cells Dev 2014 Mar 14;23(5):488-501. Epub 2013 Dec 14.

1 Department of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Biology, Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences, University of Tsukuba , Tsukuba, Japan .

Mesenchymal stem cells (MSC) are multipotent and possess high proliferative activity, and thus are thought to be a reliable cell source for cell therapies. Here, we isolated MSC from adult tissues--bone marrow (BM-MSC), dental tissue (DT-MSC), and adipose tissue (AT-MSC)--to compare how autotransplantation of these MSC effectively supports the repair of bone fracture and ischemic tissue. An analysis by in vitro differentiation assays showed no significant difference among these MSC. Read More

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A comparison of pluripotency and differentiation status of four mesenchymal adult stem cells.

Mol Biol Rep 2013 May 29;40(5):3693-703. Epub 2012 Dec 29.

Department of Molecular Medicine, Qazvin University of Medical Sciences, Qazvin, Iran.

The self-renewal and differentiation status of a stem cell is very important in the applications concerning regenerative medicine. Proliferation capacity, differentiation potentials and epigenetic properties of stem cells differ between sources. Studies have shown the high potentials of stem cells in iPS reprogramming. Read More

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Human macrophage regulation via interaction with cardiac adipose tissue-derived mesenchymal stromal cells.

J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 2013 Jan 15;18(1):78-86. Epub 2012 Aug 15.

Neufeld Cardiac Research Institute, Tel-Aviv University, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Israel.

Background: Mesenchymal stromal cells (MSCs) improve tissue repair but their mechanism of action is not fully understood. We aimed to test the hypothesis that MSCs may act via macrophages, and that specifically, human cardiac adipose tissue-derived mesenchymal stromal cells (AT-MSCs) can polarize human macrophages into a reparative, anti-inflammatory (M2) phenotype. Methods and

Results: We isolated and grew AT-MSCs from human cardiac adipose tissue obtained during cardiac surgery. Read More

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January 2013

Inflammation and Toll-like receptor ligation differentially affect the osteogenic potential of human mesenchymal stromal cells depending on their tissue origin.

Tissue Eng Part A 2012 Jul 25;18(13-14):1410-8. Epub 2012 Apr 25.

Laboratory of Clinical Cell Therapy, Institut Jules Bordet-ULB, 121 Boulevard de Waterloo, Brussels, Belgium.

Mesenchymal stromal cells (MSCs) can be isolated not only from bone marrow (BM) but also from other tissues, including adipose tissue (AT) and umbilical cord Wharton's Jelly (WJ). Thanks to their ability to differentiate into various cell types, MSC are considered attractive candidates for cell-based regenerative therapy. In degenerative clinical settings, inflammation or infection is often involved. Read More

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In vitro comparison of feline bone marrow-derived and adipose tissue-derived mesenchymal stem cells.

J Feline Med Surg 2012 Feb;14(2):165-8

Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, USA.

Mesenchymal stem cells (MSC) are increasingly being proposed as a therapeutic option for a variety of different diseases in human and veterinary medicine. At present, MSC are most often collected from bone marrow (BM) or adipose tissue (AT) and enriched and expanded in vitro before being transferred into recipients. However, little is known regarding the culture characteristics of feline BM-derived (BM-MSC) versus AT-derived MSC (AT-MSC). Read More

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February 2012