Achintya A Patel

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BACKGROUND Diabetes mellitus (DM), a metabolic disease, is characterized by impaired fasting glucose levels. Type 2 DM is adult onset diabetes. Long non-coding RNAs (lncRNAs) regulate gene expression and multiple studies have linked lncRNAs to human diseases. METHODS Serum samples obtained from 96 participating veterans at JAH VA were deposited in the(More)
BACKGROUND Adipose-derived stem cells (ASC) and its exosomes are gaining utmost importance in the field of regenerative medicine. The ASCs tested for their potential in wound healing are predominantly derived from the subcutaneous depot of lean donors. However, it is important to characterize the ASC derived from different adipose depots as these depots(More)
Brain injury may be caused by trauma or may occur in stroke and neurodegenerative diseases. Because the central nervous system is unable to regenerate efficiently, there is utmost interest in the use of stem cells to promote neuronal survival. Of interest here are human adipose-derived stem cells (hASCs), which secrete factors that enhance regeneration and(More)
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