28 July 2014 - US Akers Biosciences Inc (NASDAQ:AKER; LON:AKR), a developer of rapid diagnostic screening and testing products, said Monday it had reached an agreement with Japanese electronics group Konica Minolta Inc (TYO:4902) to carry out a feasibility trial for the development of a rapid test for the early diagnosis of cardiac muscle tissue
Encasing cells in a gel does prevent cells from becoming part of the cardiac muscle tissue
and replacing cells that have died--but mesenchymal stem cells aren't really expected to do that anyway.
The term "cardiopoiesis" refers to the production of cardiac muscle tissue
The scientists also found that those cells transplanted into scarred tissue failed to differentiate, but those transplanted into viable cardiac muscle tissue
Alameda, CA; 510-748-7150) announced the issuance of United States Patent 5,858,351 to Avigen and Johns Hopkins University covering the in vivo administration of any gene into skeletal, smooth, or cardiac muscle tissue
using adeno-associated virus vectors, regardless of the method used to make the vector, how the gene is regulated, or even what disease is being treated.
Both belong to the same person and the flesh is from the heart, composed of cardiac muscle tissue