Stem cell use for cardiac diseases as of 2008.


Congestive heart failure and coronary artery disease are the leading causes of morbidity and mortality in the western society despite substantial therapeutic advances in the last half century. Only very recently have studies arisen that support possibility of regenerating tissue of damaged human organs including the heart. In this regard, there is growing… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.transci.2008.04.003