Stem cell therapy for CHD: towards translation.

  title={Stem cell therapy for CHD: towards translation.},
  author={Brody Wehman and Osama T Siddiqui and Rachana Mishra and Sudhish Sharma and Sunjay Kaushal},
  journal={Cardiology in the young},
  volume={25 Suppl 2},
Stem cell therapy has the optimistic goal of regenerating the myocardium as defined by re-growth of lost or destroyed myocardium. As applied to patients with heart failure, many confuse or limit the regenerative definition to just improving myocardial function and/or decreasing myocardial scar formation, which may not be the most important clinical outcome… CONTINUE READING