Transplanted embryonic stem cells survive, differentiate and promote recovery in injured rat spinal cord


Transplantation approaches using cellular bridges, fetal central nervous system cells, fibroblasts expressing neurotrophin-3 (ref. 6), hybridoma cells expressing inhibitory protein-blocking antibodies, or olfactory nerves ensheathing glial cells transplanted into the acutely injured spinal cord have produced axonal regrowth or functional benefits… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/70986

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