Placental stem cells.

Abstract

The placenta represents a reservoir of progenitor, stem cells and epithelial cells that have been shown to differentiate into various types, including adipogenic, osteogenic, myogenic, hepatogenic, cardiac, pancreatic, endothelial, pulmonary and neurogenic lineages. This review focuses on the properties of placenta-derived cells, and it evaluates their… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.bpobgyn.2015.08.014

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@article{Antoniadou2016PlacentalSC, title={Placental stem cells.}, author={Eleni V. Antoniadou and Anna L. David}, journal={Best practice & research. Clinical obstetrics & gynaecology}, year={2016}, volume={31}, pages={13-29} }