Navigation Links
Mesenchymal stem cell transplantation may heal a mother's childbirth injury
Date:9/17/2013

(vaginal distension) and MSCs showed homing of the MSCs to the urethra and vagina, facilitating the recovery of continence.

The researchers noted that other kinds of stem cells from different sources have been used in other studies aimed at treating SUI via stem cell transplantation. Autologous (self-donated) muscle-derived stem cells have demonstrated therapeutic potential for SUI in animal models and in clinical trials. Adipose (fat)-derived stem cells have also been used to improve urethral function after simulated childbirth injury in rats.

This study used MSCs, cells which are believed to be "immune-privileged," with no rejection issues. The advantage in this, said the researchers, is that MSCs may have potential as an "off-the-shelf" therapy.

"Since rat MSCs were used in this study, the results can only be applied to rat models of injury-treated rats," explained Dr. Damaser. "Human adult stem cells need to be investigated in future studies to see if these findings also apply to humans."

The researchers suggested that their work also has potential to develop into a therapy for older women with SUI at a time "remote from delivery."

"This study provides evidence that mesenchymal stem cell transplantation could favorably impact a side effect of delivery and aging by releasing factors that can influence the urethra and vagina to treat stress urinary incontinence" said Dr Amit N. Patel, director of cardiovascular regenerative medicine at the University of Utah and section editor for Cell Transplantation. "Further studies are required to confirm that this animal study translates to humans."


'/>"/>

Contact: Robert Miranda
cogcomm@aol.com
Cell Transplantation Center of Excellence for Aging and Brain Repair
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Gut microbiota transplantation may prevent development of diabetes and fatty liver disease
2. 2 Cell Transplantation studies impact dental stem cell research for therapeutic purposes
3. Some factors that impact islet transplantation explored in Cell Transplantation papers
4. Some factors that impact islet transplantation explored in Cell Transplantation papers
5. Stem cell transplantation into mouse cochlea may impact future hearing loss therapies
6. New studies show spinal cord injury and ALS respond to cell transplantation
7. Studies in Cell Transplantation investigate oxygens impact as a factor in transplantation
8. Neurons made from stem cells drive brain activity after transplantation in laboratory model
9. Cell Transplantation reports islet cell advancement increases impact on transplantation
10. Cell Transplantation study investigates fate and function of cells transplanted to the CNS
11. Impact of stem cell transplantation location in brain a crucial factor for cell survival
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/29/2014)... climate warms and sea ice retreats, the North is ... increasingly open water which is predicted to extend across ... century. Storms thus have the potential to create Arctic ... and unpredictable element to the region. , A University of ... the middle of the Arctic Ocean, and detected house-sized ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... Scale plays a major role in locomotion. Swimming microorganisms, ... small inertial forces compared to the viscous forces exerted ... self-propulsion a major challenge. Now, scientists have found that ... is opposite to that induced by a viscoelastic fluid. ... by Franois Nadal from the Alternative Energies and ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... Territories in Canada and have sent smoke drifting down ... NASA,s Aqua satellite collected this natural-color image with ... 26, 2014. Actively burning areas, detected by MODIS,s thermal ... are drifting northward in this image. Smoke is ... has caused power outages in the area and because ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Huge waves measured for first time in Arctic Ocean 2Huge waves measured for first time in Arctic Ocean 3Optimum inertial self-propulsion design for snowman-like nanorobot 2
... a human cell,s control system that is able to trigger a ... "gating ring" can open a channel that allows a flow of ... the way a subway turnstile allows people into a station. This ... crucial bodily activities like blood pressure, insulin secretion and brain signaling. ...
... Imagine plugging a USB port into a sheet of paper, ... a stretch, but ideas like this have researchers at North ... simple textiles like woven cotton or even a sheet ... materials like silicon. If we can find a way to ...
... of Global Change Biology Bioenergy finds that ... energy sources because they have genetic variation that may ... production requires domestication that develops crops capable of producing ... Yan and coauthors collected three species of ...
Cached Biology News:UCLA scientists identify how major biological sensor in the body works 2UCLA scientists identify how major biological sensor in the body works 3Research examines how to apply conductive nanocoatings to textiles 2
(Date:7/29/2014)... 2014 “PharmaSphere: Emerging Biotech Investment ... Capital Funding” report provides in-depth analysis of the ... and venture capital segments of the financial industry, ... have significant impact on the future of emerging ... the report identifies regions of the world that ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... The advanced optical methods and applications for imaging ... revolution in the neurosciences were the inspiration behind ... SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics . ... the BRAIN Initiative in the United States, and a ... for and provide examples of the impact that optics ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... Calif. , July 29, 2014 Human ... and therapeutic company focused on extending the healthy, high ... Franz Och , Ph.D., an expert in machine ... Scientist. Och comes to HLI from Google where he ... Translate. He will report directly to HLI Co-Founder and ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... (July 29, 2014) Tough, ultralight foam of ... shape through a chemical process invented at Rice University. ... looks like a nanoscale building, with floors and walls ... pair of two-dimensional materials: floors and walls of graphene ... nitride platelets. , The researchers say the foam ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Strategic Trends of Biotech Investment Industry (Private Equity and Venture Capital Funding) in New Report Available at MarketOptimizer.org 2Strategic Trends of Biotech Investment Industry (Private Equity and Venture Capital Funding) in New Report Available at MarketOptimizer.org 3Strategic Trends of Biotech Investment Industry (Private Equity and Venture Capital Funding) in New Report Available at MarketOptimizer.org 4SPIE Launches 'Neurophotonics' Journal with Special Section on BRAIN Initiative 2SPIE Launches 'Neurophotonics' Journal with Special Section on BRAIN Initiative 3SPIE Launches 'Neurophotonics' Journal with Special Section on BRAIN Initiative 4Franz Och, Ph.D., Expert in Machine Learning and Machine Translation, Joins Human Longevity, Inc. as Chief Data Scientist 2Franz Och, Ph.D., Expert in Machine Learning and Machine Translation, Joins Human Longevity, Inc. as Chief Data Scientist 3Tough foam from tiny sheets 2
... Web site. With its use of instruments such as ... created its own eclectic style known as mongrel music ... of independent music. , ,Brother is known in other circles ... to combating diseases such as diabetes, Parkinsons, and Alzheimers. Currently ...
... So I went to have lunch in Chicago on Ontario Street ... former babysitter for my kids, she is six months into her ... ,The big thing my current job lacks is career advancement, she ... she tells me: Dont ask them about career advancement. She didnt ...
... the seed capital he needs to fuel his rapidly growing ... are legally allowed to make angel investments. , ,This is ... Wisconsins tech community, Peter M. Skanavis is doing everything he ... angel investments to actually take the plunge and put their ...
Cached Biology Technology:Aussie rock band to raise stem-cell awareness with Milwaukee concert 2Aussie rock band to raise stem-cell awareness with Milwaukee concert 3Aussie rock band to raise stem-cell awareness with Milwaukee concert 4Don't be muzzled in your Midwest technology job search 2Don't be muzzled in your Midwest technology job search 3Investor profile: Peter M. Skanavis, tech angel, sees investing as civic duty 2Investor profile: Peter M. Skanavis, tech angel, sees investing as civic duty 3Investor profile: Peter M. Skanavis, tech angel, sees investing as civic duty 4
ANTI END CEL LUNG AG...
For the quantitative determination of canine Interleukin 10,(IL-10) concentrations in cell culture supernates, canine serum,and plasma....
EGTA, 50 g. Ethylene glycol-O,O-bis-[2-amino-ethyl]-N,N,N,N,-tetraacetic acid.Assay: > 99.0%. Category: Nucleotides & Enzymes & Biochemicals, Ultrapure Biochemicals ....
RAT ANTI RAT RT1Au (CLASS I POLYMORPHIC) Immunogen: AO lymphoid cells...
Biology Products: