Could a pluripotent stem cell give rise to a high yield of a single cell lineage: a myocardial cell?

  • Michel Pucéat
  • Published 2013 in Current opinion in genetics & development


opinions on a topic of general interest. The limited potential of regeneration of the myocardium calls for de novo sources of cells to limit the loss of contractility occurring in cardiovascular degenerative diseases. Human cardiac cells derived from pluripotent stem cells have emerged as an attractive cell source for heart repair. These cells could also be… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.gde.2013.06.001