An efficient approach to isolation and characterization of pre- and postnatal umbilical cord lining stem cells for clinical applications.

@article{Gonzalez2010AnEA,
  title={An efficient approach to isolation and characterization of pre- and postnatal umbilical cord lining stem cells for clinical applications.},
  author={Rafael Valdes Gonzalez and Lorena Griparic and Margarita Umana and K Burgee and Vanessa Vargas and Rabab Nasrallah and Fernanda Mello da Silva and Ayesha M Patel},
  journal={Cell transplantation},
  year={2010},
  volume={19 11},
  pages={1439-49}
}
There have been various forms of mesenchymal stem cell-like (MSC-like) cells isolated from umbilical cords (UCs). The isolation of umbilical cord lining stem cells (ULSCs) may be of great value for those interested in a possible treatment to several disease/disorders. Unlike umbilical cord blood cells, these cells are unique because they can be expanded to… CONTINUE READING