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any small compartment

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The study was conducted in mice using a novel stem cell delivery method developed by researchers to show that the extract from bone marrow cells is as beneficial to cardiac function as are intact, whole cells.
The key achievement has been to find out which bone marrow cells can transform into skin cells and repair the skin as healthy tissue.
Later this month Shane, of Penrhyndeudraeth, Gwynedd, will go into an isolation room at Alder Hey Children's Hospital in Liverpool, where chemotherapy will kill off his own bone marrow cells.
Other studies by these university specialists suggest that the alternate cells that eventually take over might be bone marrow cells.
Food and Drug Administration to discuss a proposed IND to use Stemedica's proprietary line of allogeneic mesenchymal bone marrow cells (adult human) as a treatment for ischemic stroke.
Large-scale clinical-end point trials are now needed to assess the effect of intracoronary infusion of bone marrow cells on morbidity and mortality in patients," said Dr.
THOUSANDS of liver failure patients have been offered hope by a treatment that uses bone marrow cells to repair damage.
Also, genetic variations may upset the cellular-environmental homeostasis that protects bone marrow cells from toxic effects such as those caused by benzene, resulting in altered gene expression.
Selective uptake in leukemia cells and resistance of normal bone marrow cells has been demonstrated, however the mechanism of selectivity is not known.
Researchers at state-run Okayama University in western Japan on Friday said they have discovered bone marrow cells modify into liver cells when injected with a protein, raising hopes for gene therapy treatment for liver diseases.
Bone marrow cells in the cord blood then migrated to the boys' bone marrow and began reproducing, restoring their immune systems.
Human bone marrow cells have been made to produce nerve cells in a limitless supply.
On December 14, 1995, Getty sat nervously in a San Francisco hospital as purified baboon bone marrow cells dripped into one of his veins.
Currently, though, such transplants are hampered by the lack of ways to supply large amounts of needed bone marrow cells quickly.
Bone marrow cells, the ultimate source of all blood cells, appeared to be the best choice for the "target cell.