Translating Regenerative Medicine to the Clinic

Translating Regenerative Medicine to the Clinic
  • Author : Jeffrey Laurence,Pedro Baptista,Anthony Atala
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 18 November 2015
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Translating Regenerative Medicine to the Clinic reviews the current methodological tools and experimental approaches used by leading translational researchers, discussing the uses of regenerative medicine for different disease treatment areas, including cardiovascular disease, muscle regeneration, and regeneration of the bone and skin. Pedagogically, the book concentrates on the latest knowledge, laboratory techniques, and experimental approaches used by translational research leaders in this field. It promotes cross-disciplinary communication between the sub-specialties of medicine, but remains unified in theme by emphasizing recent

Translating Gene Therapy to the Clinic

Translating Gene Therapy to the Clinic
  • Author : Jeffrey Laurence,Michael Franklin
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 14 November 2014
GET THIS BOOKTranslating Gene Therapy to the Clinic

Translating Gene Therapy to the Clinic, edited by Dr. Jeffrey Laurence and Michael Franklin, follows the recent, much-lauded special issue of Translational Research in emphasizing clinical milestones and critical barriers to further progress in the clinic. This comprehensive text provides a background for understanding the techniques involved in human gene therapy trials, and expands upon the disease-specific situations in which these new approaches currently have the greatest therapeutic application or potential, and those areas most in need of future research.

Debating Modern Medical Technologies: The Politics of Safety, Effectiveness, and Patient Access

Debating Modern Medical Technologies: The Politics of Safety, Effectiveness, and Patient Access
  • Author : Karen J. Maschke,Michael K. Gusmano
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 14 September 2018
GET THIS BOOKDebating Modern Medical Technologies: The Politics of Safety, Effectiveness, and Patient Access

This book analyzes policy fights about what counts as good evidence of safety and effectiveness when it comes to new health care technologies in the United States and what political decisions mean for patients and doctors. • Helps readers to understand the political, economic, and ideological dimensions of disputes about health technology assessment and the implications of various policy approaches for patients and the health care system • Includes discussion of disputes related to hot topics such as stem cell therapies, mammography

Micro and Nanotechnologies in Engineering Stem Cells and Tissues

Micro and Nanotechnologies in Engineering Stem Cells and Tissues
  • Author : Murugan Ramalingam,Esmaiel Jabbari,Seeram Ramakrishna,Ali Khademhosseini
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 10 May 2013
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A cutting-edge look at the application of micro andnanotechnologies in regenerative medicine The area at the interface of micro/nanotechnology and stemcells/tissue engineering has seen an explosion of activity inrecent years. This book provides a much-needed overview of theseexciting developments, covering all aspects of micro andnanotechnologies, from the fundamental principles to the latestresearch to applications in regenerative medicine. Written and edited by the top researchers in the field, Microand Nanotechnologies in Engineering Stem Cells and Tissuesdescribes advances in material

Translational Regenerative Medicine

Translational Regenerative Medicine
  • Author : Anthony Atala,Julie Allickson
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 01 December 2014
GET THIS BOOKTranslational Regenerative Medicine

Translational Regenerative Medicine is a reference book that outlines the life cycle for effective implementation of discoveries in the dynamic field of regenerative medicine. By addressing science, technology, development, regulatory, manufacturing, intellectual property, investment, financial, and clinical aspects of the field, this work takes a holistic look at the translation of science and disseminates knowledge for practical use of regenerative medicine tools, therapeutics, and diagnostics. Incorporating contributions from leaders in the fields of translational science across academia, industry, and government,

Exploring Sources of Variability Related to the Clinical Translation of Regenerative Engineering Products

Exploring Sources of Variability Related to the Clinical Translation of Regenerative Engineering Products
  • Author : National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine,Health and Medicine Division,Board on Health Sciences Policy,Forum on Regenerative Medicine
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 19 July 2019
GET THIS BOOKExploring Sources of Variability Related to the Clinical Translation of Regenerative Engineering Products

The emerging multidisciplinary field of regenerative engineering is devoted to the repair, regeneration, and replacement of damaged tissues or organs in the body. To accomplish this it uses a combination of principles and technologies from disciplines such as advanced materials science, developmental and stem cell biology, immunology, physics, and clinical translation. The term "regenerative engineering" reflects a new understanding of the use of tissue engineering for regeneration and also the growing number of research and product development efforts that incorporate

Stem-Cell Nanoengineering

Stem-Cell Nanoengineering
  • Author : H. Baharvand
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 30 March 2015
GET THIS BOOKStem-Cell Nanoengineering

Stem-Cell Nanoengineering reviews the applications of nanotechnology in the fields of stem cells, tissue engineering, and regenerative medicine. Topics addressed include various types of stem cells, underlying principles of nanobiotechnology, the making of nanoscaffolds, nanotissue engineering, applications of nanotechnology in stem-cell tracking and molecular imaging, nanodevices, as well as stem-cell nanoengineering from bench to bedside. Written by renowned experts in their respective fields, chapters describe and explore a wide variety of topics in stem-cell nanoengineering, making the book a valuable

Frontiers in Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Research

Frontiers in Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Research
  • Author : Atta-ur-Rahman Rahman, Shazia Anjum
  • Publisher : Bentham Science Publishers
  • Release : 06 July 2017
GET THIS BOOKFrontiers in Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Research

Stem cell and regenerative medicine research is a hot area of research which promises to change the face of medicine as it will be practiced in the years to come. Challenges in the 21st century to combat diseases such as cancer, Alzheimer and related diseases may well be addressed employing stem cell therapies and tissue regeneration. Frontiers in Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Research is essential reading for researchers seeking updates in stem cell therapeutics and regenerative medicine. The sixth

A Roadmap to Nonhematopoietic Stem Cell-Based Therapeutics

A Roadmap to Nonhematopoietic Stem Cell-Based Therapeutics
  • Author : Xiao-Dong Chen
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 31 August 2018
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A Roadmap to Non-hematopoietic Stem Cell-Based Therapeutics: From the Bench to the Clinic is a resource that provides an overview of the principles of stem cell therapy, the promises and challenges of using stem cells for treating various clinical conditions, and future perspectives. The overall goal is to facilitate the translation of basic research on stem cells to clinical applications. The properties of stem cells from various sources are reviewed and the advantages and disadvantages of each for clinical use

Plastic and Thoracic Surgery, Orthopedics and Ophthalmology

Plastic and Thoracic Surgery, Orthopedics and Ophthalmology
  • Author : Melvin A. Shiffman,Mervin Low
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 28 January 2020
GET THIS BOOKPlastic and Thoracic Surgery, Orthopedics and Ophthalmology

This book deals with wound management in plastic surgery, orthopedics, ophthalmology and thoracic surgery. The first part provides information on the latest developments in orthopedic surgery, while the second addresses ophthalmology and wounds after e.g. cataract surgery or keratopathy. The third part, which exclusively focuses on wounds in plastic surgery, highlights recent results after microsurgical procedures and keloid reconstruction, but also after breast reconstruction and limb injuries. Lastly, the part on thoracic surgery informs the reader about sternotomy techniques

Stem Cells Handbook

Stem Cells Handbook
  • Author : Stewart Sell
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 16 August 2013
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This book discusses critical areas of progress in stem cell research, including the most recent research and applications of pluripotent embryonic cells, induced pluripotent cells, oligopotent tissue stem cells and cancer stem cells. The text covers basic knowledge of stem cell biology, stem cell ethics, development of techniques for applying stem cell therapy, the technology of obtaining appropriate cells for transplantation as well as the role of stem cells in cancer and how therapy may be directed to cancer stem

Translating MicroRNAs to the Clinic

Translating MicroRNAs to the Clinic
  • Author : Jeffrey Laurence
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 17 September 2016
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Translating microRNA to the Clinic reviews the possibilities of current methodological tools and experimental approaches used by leading translational researchers. The book features the uses of micro ribonucleic acid as deployed in cancer targeting in biomarkers, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and neurodegeneration, among many others. Pedagogically, the work concentrates on the latest knowledge, laboratory techniques, and experimental approaches used by translational research leaders in this field, promoting a cross-disciplinary communication between the sub-specialities of medicine, but in common with other books

Stem Cells in Clinical Practice and Tissue Engineering

Stem Cells in Clinical Practice and Tissue Engineering
  • Author : Rakesh Sharma
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 02 May 2018
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Stem Cells in Clinical Practice and Tissue Engineering is a concise book on applied methods of stem cell differentiation and optimization using tissue engineering methods. These methods offer immediate use in clinical regenerative medicine. The present volume will serve the purpose of applied stem cell differentiation optimization methods in clinical research projects, as well as be useful to relatively experienced stem cell scientists and clinicians who might wish to develop their stem cell clinical centers or research labs further. Chapters

Dendrimer-Based Nanotherapeutics

Dendrimer-Based Nanotherapeutics
  • Author : Prashant Kesharwani
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 27 April 2021
GET THIS BOOKDendrimer-Based Nanotherapeutics

Dendrimer-Based Nanotherapeutics delivers a comprehensive resource on the use of dendrimer-based drug delivery. Advances in the application of nanotechnology in medicine have given rise to multifunctional smart nanocarriers that can be engineered with tunable physicochemical characteristics to deliver one or more therapeutic agent(s) safely and selectively to cancer cells, including intracellular organelle-specific targeting. This book compiles the contribution of dendrimers in the field of nanotechnology to aid researchers in exploring dendrimers in the field of drug delivery and related

Neural Regenerative Nanomedicine

Neural Regenerative Nanomedicine
  • Author : Mehdi Razavi
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 21 July 2020
GET THIS BOOKNeural Regenerative Nanomedicine

Neural Regenerative Nanomedicine presents novel, significant, experimental results relating to nanoscience and nanotechnology in neural regeneration. As current research is at the forefront of healing the nervous system, the content in the book focuses on basic, translational and clinical research in neural repair and regeneration. Chapters focus on stem cell biology to advance medical therapies for devastating disorders, the complex, delicate structures that make up the nervous system, and neurodegenerative diseases that cause progressive deterioration, including Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease,