Advances in Stem Cell and Cell-Based Gene Therapy Approaches for Experimental Acute Lung Injury: A Review of Preclinical Studies.

@article{Mei2016AdvancesIS,
  title={Advances in Stem Cell and Cell-Based Gene Therapy Approaches for Experimental Acute Lung Injury: A Review of Preclinical Studies.},
  author={Shirley H. J. Mei and Claudia C dos dos Santos and Duncan J Stewart},
  journal={Human gene therapy},
  year={2016},
  volume={27 10},
  pages={802-812}
}
Given the failure of pharmacological interventions in acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), researchers have been actively pursuing novel strategies to treat this devastating, life-threatening condition commonly seen in the intensive care unit. There has been considerable research on harnessing the reparative properties of stem and progenitor cells to… CONTINUE READING