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Publication Name World Journal of Stem Cells
Manuscript ID 6528
Country of Manuscript Source Iran
Received
2013-10-22 17:59
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2013-10-24 08:06
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2013-11-12 14:31
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2013-11-12 16:59
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2013-12-07 15:43
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2014-04-29 08:24
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2014-04-29 08:39
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2014-05-23 13:17
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2014-05-06 13:34
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2014-07-18 11:34
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2014-07-19 21:17
ISSN 1948-0210 (online)
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Category Cell Biology
Manuscript Type Review
Article Title Mesenchymal stem cells as a potent cell source for articular cartilage regeneration
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Mohamadreza Baghaban Eslaminejad and Elham Malakooty Poor
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding author Mohamadreza Baghaban Eslaminejad, PhD, Department of Stem Cells and Developmental Biology at Cell Sciences Research Center, Royan Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Technology, ACECR, PO Box 19395, 4644 Tehran, Iran. eslami@royaninstitute.org
Keywords Mesenchymal stem cells; Regeneration; Articular cartilage; Cell therapy
Core Tip Articular cartilage possesses only a weak capacity for repair; therefore, regeneration of its defects is considered one of the most important challenges for orthopedic surgeons. On the other hand, mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) are specified as appropriate cell candidates for regenerating incurable defects of articular cartilage due to the following characteristics: inherent chondrogenic property, easy availability, cell homing potential and immunomodulatory function. In the past, several attempts were made to exploit MSC capacity to cure articular cartilage defects developed in osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis or following trauma. All of these topics are discussed in this review.
Publish Date 2014-07-19 21:17
Citation Baghaban Eslaminejad M, Malakooty Poor E. Mesenchymal stem cells as a potent cell source for articular cartilage regeneration. World J Stem Cells 2014; 6(3): 344-354
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1948-0210/full/v6/i3/344.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.4252/wjsc.v6.i3.344
Full Article (PDF) WJSC-6-344.pdf
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Manuscript File 6528-Review.docx
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Copyright License Agreement 6528-Copyright assignment.pdf
Peer-review Report 6528-Peer review(s).pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 6528-Scientific editor work list.doc