Regrow or repair: potential regenerative therapies for the kidney.

@article{Little2006RegrowOR,
  title={Regrow or repair: potential regenerative therapies for the kidney.},
  author={Melissa H Little},
  journal={Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN},
  year={2006},
  volume={17 9},
  pages={2390-401}
}
  • Melissa H Little
  • Published 2006 in
    Journal of the American Society of Nephrology…
Regenerative medicine is being heralded in a similar way as gene therapy was some 15 yr ago. It is an area of intense excitement and potential, as well as myth and disinformation. However, with the increasing rate of end-stage renal failure and limited alternatives for its treatment, we must begin to investigate seriously potential regenerative approaches for the kidney. This review defines which regenerative options there might be for renal disease, summarizes the progress that has been made… CONTINUE READING
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