Human umbilical cord mesenchymal stem cell therapy on neuromyelitis optica.

@article{Lu2012HumanUC,
  title={Human umbilical cord mesenchymal stem cell therapy on neuromyelitis optica.},
  author={Zhengjuan Lu and Dan Ye and Lai Qian and Lin Zhu and Chong Wang and Dening Guan and Xiaoguang Zhang and Yun Xu},
  journal={Current neurovascular research},
  year={2012},
  volume={9 4},
  pages={
          250-5
        }
}
Stem cell transplantation is a promising therapy for neuromyelitis optica (NMO). Among stem cell varieties, human umbilical cord-derived mesenchymal stem cells (hUC-MSCs) possess many advantages, add a differential potential into neural cells, secrete a set of trophic factors and cytokines, regulate immunological function, and have therapeutic potential for… CONTINUE READING