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CELL TRANSPLANTATION
The Regenerative Medicine Journal

TABLES OF CONTENTS
VOLUME 19, 2010

VOLUME 19, NUMBER 8

Original Contributions

Effects of MRI Contrast Agents on the Stem cell Phenotype
Annelies Crabbe, Caroline Vandeputte, Tom Dresselaers, Angel Ayuso Sacido, Jose Manuel Garcia Verdugo, Jeroen Eyckmans, Frank P. Luyten, Koen Van Laere, Catherine M. Verfaillie, and Uwe Himmelreich

Factors Affecting Residence Time of Mesenchymal Stromal Cells (MSC) Injected Into the Myocardium
Jason Westrich, Peter Yaeger, Chufa He, Jeff Stewart, Raymond Chen, Gitta Seleznik, Shane Larson, Bruce Wentworth, Michael O'Callaghan, Sam Wadsworth, Geoffrey Akita, and Gyongyi Molnar

The Apelin-APJ Pathway Exists in Cardiomyogenic Cells Derived From Mesenchymal Stem Cells In Vitro and In Vivo
Lian Ru Gao, Nin Kun Zhang, Jing Bai, Qing Ai Ding, Zhi Guo Wang, Zhi Ming Zhu, Yu Xing Fei, Ye Yang, Ru Yi Xu, and Yu Chen

Global Contractility Increment in Nonischemic Dilated Cardiomyopathy After Free Wall-Only Intramyocardial Injection of Autologous Bone Marrow Mononuclear Cells: An Insight Over Stem Cells Clinical Mechanism of Action
Roberto T. Sant'Anna, Renato A. K. Kalil, Angelo S. Pretto Neto, Fernando Pivatto Júnior, James Fracasso, João R. M. Sant'Anna, Maurício Marques, Melissa Markoski, Paulo R. Prates, Nance B. Nardi, and Ivo A. Nesralla

Bone Marrow Mononuclear Cell Therapy Led to Alveolar-Capillary Membrane Repair, Improving Lung Mechanics in Endotoxin-Induced Acute Lung Injury
Luiz Felipe M. Prota, Roberta M. Lassance, Tatiana Maron-Gutierrez, Raquel C. Castiglione, Cristiane Souza Baez Garcia, Maria Cristina Ebole Santana, Jackson Souza-Menezes, Soraia C. Abreu, Vivian Samoto, Marcelo Felipe Santiago, Vera Luiza Capelozzi, Christina Maeda Takiya, Patricia R. M. Rocco, and Marcelo M. Morales

Human Mesenchymal Stromal Cells and Their Derivative, SB623 Cells, Rescue Neural Cells via Trophic Support Following In Vitro Ischemia
Ciara C. Tate, Carlos Fonck, Michael McGrogan, and Casey C. Case

Embryonic Stem Cell-Derived Glial Precursors as a Vehicle for Sulfamidase Production in the MPS-IIIA Mouse Brain
Aaron J. Robinson, Guoying Zhao, Joy Rathjen, Peter D. Rathjen, Rhonda G. Hutchinson, Helen J. Eyre, Kim M. Hemsley, and John J. Hopwood

Evaluation of Tumorigenic Risk of Tissue-Engineered Oral Mucosal Epithelial Cells by Using Combinational Examinations
A. Thépot, A. P. Morel, V. Justin, A. Desanlis, L. Thivillier, E. Hoffman, M. Till, R. Accardi, M. Tommasino, P. Breton, P. Hainaut, and O. Damour

Prevascular Structures Promote Vascularization in Engineered Human Adipose Tissue Constructs Upon Implantation
Femke Verseijden, Sandra J. Posthumus-van Sluijs, Eric Farrell, Johan W. van Neck, Steven E. R. Hovius, Stefan O. P. Hofer, and Gerjo J. V. M. van Osch

Limited Penetration of Perfluorocarbon in Porcine Pancreas Preserved by Two-Layer Method With 19Fluorine Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy and Headspace Gas Chromatography
Aditya Agrawal, Po-Wah So, Andy Penman, Steve Powis, Brian Davidson, Martin Press, and Barry Fuller

Role of CCL2/MCP-1 in Islet Transplantation
Raffaella Melzi, Alessia Mercalli, Valeria Sordi, Elisa Cantarelli, Rita Nano, Paola Maffi, Giovanni Sitia, Luca G. Guidotti, Antonio Secchi, Ezio Bonifacio, and Lorenzo Piemonti

Endotoxin Deactivation by Transient Acidification
Melina M. Ribeiro, Xiumin Xu, Dagmar Klein, Norma S. Kenyon, Camillo Ricordi, Maria Sueli S. Felipe, and Ricardo L. Pastori

Brief Communication

Comparison of Transplant Efficiency Between Spontaneously Derived and Noggin-Primed Human Embryonic Stem Cell Neural Precursors in the Quinolinic Acid Rat Model of Huntington's Disease
Elena M. Vazey, Mirella Dottori, Pegah Jamshidi, Doris Tomas, Martin F. Pera, Malcolm Horne, and Bronwen Connor


VOLUME 19, NUMBER 6/7

SPECIAL ISSUE
JAPAN SOCIETY OF ORGAN PRESERVATION AND MEDICAL BIOLOGY (JSOPMB)

Taking a Lesson From the Past in Organ Biology
Naoya Kobayashi, Guest Editor-in-Chief, JSOPMB Issue

Reviews

Recent Advances in Protein Transduction Technology
Hirofumi Noguchi, Masayuki Matsushita, Naoya Kobayashi, Marlon F. Levy, and Shinichi Matsumoto

Cell Delivery: From Cell Transplantation to Organ Engineering
Alejandro Soto-Gutierrez, Hiroshi Yagi, Basak E. Uygun, Nalu Navarro-Alvarez, Korkut Uygun, Naoya Kobayashi, Yong-Guang Yang, and Martin L. Yarmush

Mesenchymal Stem Cells: Mechanisms of Immunomodulation and Homing
Hiroshi Yagi, Alejandro Soto-Gutierrez, Biju Parekkadan, Yuko Kitagawa, Ronald G. Tompkins, Naoya Kobayashi, and Martin L. Yarmush

Original Contributions

Biological and Biomechanical Evaluations of Osteochondral Allografts Preserved in Cold Storage Solution Containing Epigallocatechin Gallate
Jung Yoon Bae, Dong-Wook Han, Shigeyuki Wakitani, Masashi Nawata, and Suong Hyu Hyon

Polyampholytes as Cryoprotective Agents for Mammalian Cell Cryopreservation
Kazuaki Matsumura, Jung Yoon Bae, and Suong Hyu Hyon

An Improvement in the Attaching Capability of Cryopreserved Human Hepatocytes by a Proteinaceous High Molecule, Sericin, in the Serum-Free Solution
Yoshitaka Miyamoto, Naozumi Teramoto, Shuji Hayashi, and Shin Enosawa

Seventy-Two-Hour Preservation, Resuscitation, and Transplantation of an Isolated Rat Heart With High Partial Pressure Carbon Monoxide Gas (PCO = 400 hPa) and High Partial Pressure Carbon Dioxide (PCO2 = 100 hPa)
Naoyuki Hatayama, Yu Yoshida, and Kunihiro Seki

Renal Protective Effects of Erythropoietin on Ischemic Reperfusion Injury
Manabu T. Moriyama, Tatsuro Tanaka, Nobuyo Morita, Takeo Ishii, Ippei Chikazawa, Kodai Suga, Katsuhito Miyazawa, and Koji Suzuki

Serum Tissue Inhibitor of Metalloproteinases 1 (TIMP-1) Predicts Organ Recovery From Delayed Graft Function After Kidney Transplantation From Donors After Cardiac Death
Mamoru Kusaka, Yoko Kuroyanagi, Manabu Ichino, Hitomi Sasaki, Takahiro Maruyama, Kunihiro Hayakawa, Ryoichi Shiroki, Atsushi Sugitani, Hiroki Kurahashi, and Kiyotaka Hoshinaga

Assessment of Islet Quality Following International Shipping of More Than 10,000 km
Tetsuya Ikemoto, Shinichi Matsumoto, Takeshi Itoh, Hirofumi Noguchi, Yoshiko Tamura, Andrew M. Jackson, Masayuki Shimoda, Bashoo Naziruddin, Nicholas Onaca, Yohichi Yasunami, and Marlon F. Levy

Improved Yield and Functional Parameters of Rat Pancreas Islets Isolated Under Intramuscular Anesthesia
Joon Ye Kim, Jeong-Ik Lee, Jin Ho Jeong, Yuhui Fang, Man Ki Ju, Soo Jin Kim, Kyu Ha Huh, Myoung Soo Kim, and Yu Seun Kim

Comparison of Modified Celsior Solution and M-Kyoto Solution for Pancreas Preservation in Human Islet Isolation
Hirofumi Noguchi, Bashoo Naziruddin, Nicholas Onaca, Andrew Jackson, Masayuki Shimoda, Tetsuya Ikemoto, Yasutaka Fujita, Naoya Kobayashi, Marlon F. Levy, and Shinichi Matsumoto

Expression of Phosphatidylserine-Specific Phospholipase A1 mRNA in Human THP-1-Derived Macrophages
Hiroyuki Hosono, Masato Homma, Yoko Ogasawara, Kumiko Makide, Junken Aoki, Hideaki Niwata, Machiko Watanabe, Keizo Inoue, Nobuhiro Ohkohchi, and Yukinao Kohda

Prevention of Graft-Versus-Host Diseases by In Vivo supCD28mAb-Expanded Antigen-Specific nTreg Cells
Yusuke Kitazawa, Xiao-Kang Li, Zhong Liu, Hiromitsu Kimura, Yoshitaka Isaka, Thomas Hünig, and Shiro Takahara

Brain Death in Combination With Warm Ischemic Stress During Isolation Procedures Induces the Expression of Crucial Inflammatory Mediators in the Isolated Islets
Yukihiko Saito, Masafumi Goto, Kozue Maya, Norihiko Ogawa, Keisei Fujimori, Yoshimochi Kurokawa, and Susumu Satomi

Human Immune Reactivity Against Liver Sinusoidal Endothelial Cells From GalTa(1,3)GalT-Deficient Pigs
Daan van Poll, Yakoov Nahmias, Alejandro Soto-Gutierrez, Mitra Ghasemi, Hiroshi Yagi, Naoya Kobayashi, Martin L. Yarmush, and Martin Hertl

Bone Repair Using a Hybrid Scaffold of Self-Assembling Peptide PuraMatrix and Polyetheretherketone Cage in Rats
Hiroyuki Nakahara, Haruo Misawa, Aki Yoshida, Takayuki Hayashi, Masato Tanaka, Takayuki Furumatsu, Noriaki Tanaka, Naoya Kobayashi, and Toshifumi Ozaki

Treatment of Acute Liver Failure in Mice by Hepatocyte Xenotransplantation
Tsuyoshi Yamamoto, Nalú Navarro-Alvarez, Alejandro Soto-Gutierrez, Takeshi Yuasa, Masaya Iwamuro, Yasuhiro Kubota, Masayuki Seita, Hironobu Kawamoto, Shahid M. Javed, Eisaku Kondo, Hirofumi Noguchi, Satoru Kobayashi, Shuhei Nakaji, and Naoya Kobayashi

Engineering Liver Tissues Under the Kidney Capsule Site Provides Therapeutic Effects to Hemophilia B Mice
Kazuo Ohashi, Kohei Tatsumi, Rie Utoh, Soichi Takagi, Midori Shima, and Teruo Okano

Engineering of an Hepatic Organoid to Develop Liver Assist Devices
Alejandro Soto-Gutierrez, Nalú Navarro-Alvarez, Hiroshi Yagi, Yakoov Nahmias, Martin L. Yarmush, and Naoya Kobayashi

Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stromal Cells Attenuate Organ Injury Induced by LPS and Burn
Hiroshi Yagi, Alejandro Soto-Gutierrez, Yuko Kitagawa, Arno W. Tilles, Ronald G. Tompkins, and Martin L. Yarmush

Comparative Analysis of Endoderm Formation Efficiency Between Mouse ES Cells and iPS Cells
Masaya Iwamuro, Toshiyuki Komaki, Yasuhiro Kubota, Masayuki Seita, Hironobu Kawamoto, Takeshi Yuasa, Javed M. Shahid, Reham A. R. A. Hassan, Wael A. R. A. Hassan, Shuhei Nakaji, Yuriko Nishikawa, Eisaku Kondo, Kazuhide Yamamoto, and Naoya Kobayashi

Hepatic Differentiation of Mouse iPS Cells In Vitro
Masaya Iwamuro, Toshiyuki Komaki, Yasuhiro Kubota, Masayuki Seita, Hironobu Kawamoto, Takeshi Yuasa, Javed M. Shahid, Reham A. R. A. Hassan, Wael A. R. A. Hassan, Shuhei Nakaji, Yuriko Nishikawa, Eisaku Kondo, Kazuhide Yamamoto, Ira J. Fox, and Naoya Kobayashi

Establishment of an Immortalized Porcine Liver Cell Line JSNK-1 With Retroviral Transduction of SV40T
Javed M. Shahid, Masaya Iwamuro, Hiromi Sasamoto, Yasuhiro Kubota, Masayuki Seita, Hironobu Kawamoto, Shuhei Nakaji, Hirofumi Noguchi, Kazuhide Yamamoto, and Naoya Kobayashi

Characteristics of CD13+ Human Colon Cancer SW620 Cells
Hironobu Kawamoto, Takeshi Yuasa, Yasuhiro Kubota, Masayuki Seita, Hiromi Sasamoto, Javed M. Shahid, Takahiro Hayashi, Hiroyuki Nakahara, Reham Hassan, Masaya Iwamuro, Eisaku Kondo, Shuhei Nakaji, Noriaki Tanaka, and Naoya Kobayashi

Isolation and Propagation of a Human CD133- Colon Tumor-Derived Cell Line With Tumorigenic and Angiogenic Properties
Nalú Navarro-Alvarez, Eisaku Kondo, Hironobu Kawamoto, Wael Hassan, Takeshi Yuasa, Yasuhiro Kubota, Masayuki Seita, Hiroyuki Nakahara, Takahiro Hayashi, Yuriko Nishikawa, Reham A. R. A. Hassan, Shahid M. Javed, Hirofumi Noguchi, Shinichi Matsumoto, Shuhei Nakaji, Noriaki Tanaka, Naoya Kobayashi, and Alejandro Soto-Gutierrez

Characterization of Human Pancreatic Progenitor Cells
Hirofumi Noguchi, Bashoo Naziruddin, Andrew Jackson, Masayuki Shimoda, Tetsuya Ikemoto, Yasutaka Fujita, Daisuke Chujo, Morihito Takita, Naoya Kobayashi, Nicholas Onaca, Shuji Hayashi, Marlon F. Levy, and Shinichi Matsumoto

Cell Labeling With a Novel Contrast Agent of Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Koichi Oishi, Hirofumi Noguchi, Hiroaki Saito, Hiroshi Yukawa, Yoshitaka Miyamoto, Katsutoshi Murase, and Shuji Hayashi

Efficient Transfection of Sendai Virus Vector to Mouse Pancreatic Stem Cells in the Floating State
Koichi Oishi, Hirofumi Noguchi, Hiroshi Yukawa, Makoto Inoue, Yoshitaka Miyamoto, Hisashi Iwata, Mamoru Hasegawa, and Shuji Hayashi

Transduction of Cell-Penetrating Peptides Into Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells
Hiroshi Yukawa, Hirofumi Noguchi, Ikuhiko Nakase, Yoshitaka Miyamoto, Koichi Oishi, Nobuyuki Hamajima, Shiroh Futaki, and Shuji Hayashi

Cell Medicine, Part B of Cell Transplantation, Volume 1, Number 1 Abstracts


VOLUME 19, NUMBER 5

Editorial

International Placenta Stem Cell Society: Planting the Seed for Placenta Stem Cell Research
Cesar V. Borlongan and Ornella Parolini

Review

Worldwide Survey of Published Procedures to Culture Human Embryonic Stem Cells
A. M. Fernandes, T. Meletti, R. Guimarães, M. P. Stelling, P. A. N. Marinho, A. S. Valladão, and S. K. Rehen

Original Contributions

The Efficient Generation of Induced Pluripotent Stem (iPS) Cells From Adult Mouse Adipose Tissue-Derived and Neural Stem Cells
Pollyanna A. Tat, Huseyin Sumer, Karen L. Jones, Kyle Upton, and Paul J. Verma

Distribution, Differentiation, and Survival of Intravenously Administered Neural Stem Cells in a Rat Model of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Dinko Mitrecic, Charles Nicaise, Srecko Gajovic, and Roland Pochet

Transplant of GABAergic Precursors Restores Hippocampal Inhibitory Function in a Mouse Model of Seizure Susceptibility
I. Zipancic, M. E. Calcagnotto, M. Piquer-Gil, L. E. Mello, and M. Álvarez-Dolado

Optimizing Orthotopic Cell Transplantation in the Mouse Adrenal Gland
Cibele C. Cardoso, Stefan R. Bornstein, and Peter J. Hornsby

Bcl-2 Expression Enhances Myoblast Sheet Transplantation Therapy for Acute Myocardial Infarction
Katsukiyo Kitabayashi, Antti Siltanen, Tommi Pätilä, Muhammad Ali Asim Mahar, Ilkka Tikkanen, Jonna Koponen, Masamichi Ono, Yoshiki Sawa, Esko Kankuri, and Ari Harjula

Dystrophin Expression Following the Transplantation of Normal Muscle Precursor Cells Protects mdx Muscle From Contraction-Induced Damage
Joel Rousseau, Nicolas Dumont, Carl Lebel, Simon P. Quenneville, Claude H. Côté, Jérome Frenette, and Jacques P. Tremblay

Adenosine A2A Agonist Administration Improves Islet Transplant Outcome: Evidence for the Role of Innate Immunity in Islet Graft Rejection
Preeti Chhabra, Kunjie Wang, Qiang Zeng, Mladen Jecmenica, Linda Langman, Joel Linden, Robert J. Ketchum, and Kenneth L. Brayman

Islet Isolation From Juvenile Porcine Pancreas After 24-h Hypothermic Machine Perfusion Preservation
Michael J. Taylor, Simona Baicu, Elizabeth Greene, Alma Vazquez, and John Brassil

Monitoring of Intraportal Liver Cell Application in Children
Jochen Meyburg, Friederike Hoerster, Jan Schmidt, Johannes Poeschl, Georg F. Hoffmann, and Jens-Peter Schenk

Brief Communication

Transplantation of Cultured Autologous Melanocytes: Hope or Danger?
Rafal Czajkowski, Marta Pokrywczynska, Waldemar Placek, Barbara Zegarska, Tadeusz Tadrowski, and Tomasz Drewa


VOLUME 19, NUMBER 4

Original Contributions

Monocyte Derivatives Promote Angiogenesis and Myocyte Survival in a Model of Myocardial Infarction
M. Bouchentouf, P. Paradis, K. A. Forner, J. Cuerquis, M. N. Boivin, J. Zheng, M. R. Boulassel, J. P. Routy, E. L. Schiffrin, and J. Galipeau

Transplantation of Long-term Cultured Porcine Islets in the Rat: Prolonged Graft Survival and Recipient Growth on Reduced Immunosuppression
Josephine K. R. A. Rijkelijkhuizen, Annemiek Töns, Onno T. Terpstra, and Eelco Bouwman

Continuous Delivery of Stromal Cell-Derived Factor-1 From Alginate Scaffolds Accelerates Wound Healing
Sina Y. Rabbany, Joseph Pastore, Masaya Yamamoto, Tim Miller, Shahin Rafii, Rahul Aras, and Marc Penn

Human Fetal Liver-Derived Stem Cell Transplantation as Supportive Modality in the Management of End-Stage Decompensated Liver Cirrhosis
Aleem A. Khan, Mahaboob V. Shaik, N. Parveen, A. Rajendraprasad, Mohammed A. Aleem, M. Aejaz Habeeb, G. Srinivas, T. Avinash Raj, Santosh K. Tiwari, K. Kumaresan, J. Venkateswarlu, Gopal Pande, and C. M. Habibullah

Efficient and Rapid Labeling of Transplanted Cell Populations With Superparamagnetic Iron Oxide Nanoparticles Using Cell Surface Chemical Biotinylation for In Vivo Monitoring by MRI
Po-Wah So, Tammy Kalber, David Hunt, Michael Farquharson, Alia Al-Ebraheem, Harold G. Parkes, Rolf Simon, and Jimmy D. Bell

In Vivo MRI Stem Cell Tracking Requires Balancing of Detection Limit and Cell Viability
K. Nohroudi, S. Arnhold, T. Berhorn, K. Addicks, M. Hoehn, and U. Himmelreich

Bilirubin Promotes De Novo Generation of T Regulatory Cells
Fredy Rocuts, Xinyu Zhang, Jun Yan, Yinan Yue, Michael Thomas, Fritz H. Bach, Eva Czismadia, and Hongjun Wang

Humanized Culture Medium for Clinical Expansion of Human Erythroblasts
Giovanni Migliaccio, Massimo Sanchez, Francesca Masiello, Valentina Tirelli, Lilian Varricchio, Carolyn Whitsett, and Anna Rita Migliaccio

Analysis of In Vitro and In Vivo Characteristics of Human Embryonic Stem Cell-Derived Neural Precursors
Nataliya Kozubenko, Karolina Turnovcova, Miroslava Kapcalova, Olena Butenko, Miroslava Anderova, Vendula Rusnakova, Mikael Kubista, Ales Hampl, Pavla Jendelova, and Eva Sykova

Targeted Disruption of Outer Limiting Membrane Junctional Proteins (Crb1 and ZO-1) Increases Integration of Transplanted Photoreceptor Precursors Into the Adult Wild-Type and Degenerating Retina
R. A. Pearson, A. C. Barber, E. L. West, R. E. MacLaren, Y. Duran, J. W. Bainbridge, J. C. Sowden, and R. R. Ali

Additional Abstracts for the 17th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Neural Therapy and Repair


VOLUME 19, NUMBER 3

Review

Immune Tolerance Induction by Integrating Innate and Adaptive Immune Regulators
Jun Suzuki, Camillo Ricordi, and Zhibin Chen

Original Contributions

Continuous and High-Level In Vivo Delivery of Endostatin From Recombinant Cells Encapsulated in TheraCyte® Immunoisolation Devices
N. V. Malavasi, D. B. Rodrigues, R. Chammas, R. M. Chura-Chambi, J. A. M. Barbuto, K. Balduino, S. Nonogaki, and L. Morganti

Isolation, Characterization, and Differentiation Potential of Canine Adipose-Derived Stem Cells
N. M. Vieira, V. Brandalise, E. Zucconi, M. Secco, B. E. Strauss, and M. Zatz

Seven Consecutive Successful Clinical Islet Isolations With Pancreatic Ductal Injection
Shinichi Matsumoto, Hirofumi Noguichi, Masayuki Shimoda, Tetsuya Ikemoto, Bashoo Naziruddin, Andrew Jackson, Yoshiko Tamura, Greg Olson, Yasutaka Fujita, Daisuke Chujo, Morihito Takita, Naoya Kobayashi, Nicholas Onaca, and Marlon Levy

Enhanced Prediction of Porcine Islet Yield and Posttransplant Outcome Using a Combination of Quantitative Histomorphometric Parameters and Flow Cytometry
Sang-Man Jin, Kang Seok Kim, Song-Yi Lee, Chang-Hoon Gong, Su Kyoung Park, Jae Eun Yu, Su-Cheong Yeom, Tai Wook Yoon, Jongwon Ha, Chung-Gyu Park, and Sang-Joon Kim

Transplantation of Mesenchymal Stem Cells Exerts a Greater Long-Term Effect Than Bone Marrow Mononuclear Cells in a Chronic Myocardial Infarction Model in Rat
Manuel Mazo, Juan José Gavira, Gloria Abizanda, Cristina Moreno, Margarita Ecay, Mario Soriano, Pablo Aranda, María Collantes, Eduardo Alegría, Juana Merino, Iván Peñuelas, José Manuel García Verdugo, Beatriz Pelacho, and Felipe Prósper

Abstracts for the 17th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Neural Therapy and Repair


VOLUME 19, NUMBER 2

Special International Association of Neurorestoratology (IANR) Section
Guest Editors Hongyun Huang and the IANR

Neurorestoratology, a Distinct Discipline and a New Era: A Brief Introduction to the First IANR Section
Hongyun Huang, President of International Association of Neurorestoratology

Shotgun Proteomics and Network Analysis Between Plasma Membrane and Extracellular Matrix Proteins From Rat Olfactory Ensheathing Cells
Yisong Liu, Xiaohua Teng, Xiaoxu Yang, Qing Song, Rong Lu, Jixian Xiong, Bo Liu, Nianju Zeng, Yu Zeng, Jia Long, Rui Cao, Yong Lin, Quanze He, Ping Chen, Ming Lu, and Songping Liang

Guidance of Olfactory Ensheathing Cell Growth and Migration on Electrospun Silk Fibroin Scaffolds
Yixin Shen, Yuqiang Qian, Huanxiang Zhang, Baoqi Zuo, Zhenfeng Lu, Zhihai Fan, Peng Zhang, Feng Zhang, and Chunlei Zhou

Death of Axotomized Retinal Ganglion Cells Delayed After Intraoptic Nerve Transplantation of Olfactory Ensheathing Cells in Adult Rats
Ming-Mei Wu, De-Gang Fan, Iman Tadmori, Hao Yang, Maya Furman, Xi-Ying Jiao, Wise Young, Dongming Sun, and Si-Wei You

Effect of Neurotrophin-3 Genetically Modified Olfactory Ensheathing Cells Transplantation on Spinal Cord Injury
Yu-Hai Ma, Yong Zhang, Li Cao, Jia-Can Su, Zhi-Wei Wang, A-Bing Xu, and Shao-Cheng Zhang

Olfactory Ensheathing Glia Transplantation Combined With LASERPONCTURE® in Human Spinal Cord Injury: Results Measured by Electromyography Monitoring
Albert Bohbot

Intracranial Transplant of Olfactory Ensheathing Cells in Children and Adolescents With Cerebral Palsy: A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial
Lin Chen, Hongyun Huang, Haitao Xi, Zihang Xie, Ruiwen Liu, Zhao Jiang, Feng Zhang, Yancheng Liu, Di Chen, Qingmiao Wang, Hongmei Wang, Yushui Ren, and Changman Zhou

Purification of Mouse Bone Marrow-Derived Stem Cell Promotes Ex Vivo Neuronal Differentiation
Mohammad Jamous, Adeeb Al-Zoubi, Mohamad Nidal Khabaz, Rana Khaledi, Mohammad Al Khateeb, and Zaid Al-Zoubi

Original Contributions

Transplantation of Undifferentiated Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells Protects Against 6-Hydroxydopamine Neurotoxicity in the Rat
Fabio Blandini, Lidia Cova, Marie-Therese Armentero, Eleonora Zennaro, Giovanna Levandis, Patrizia Bossolasco, Cinzia Calzarossa, Manuela Mellone, Busca Giuseppe, Giorgio Lambertenghi Deliliers, Elio Polli, Giuseppe Nappi, and Vincenzo Silani

Time-Dependent Migration of Systemically Delivered Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cells to the Infarcted Heart
Ana Carolina M. Assis, Juliana L. Carvalho, Bruno A. Jacoby, Raphael L. B. Ferreira, Paula Castanheira, Simone O. F. Diniz, Valbert N. Cardoso, Alfredo M. Goes, and Anderson J. Ferreira

Hepatocyte Transplantation and the Differentiation Fate of Host Oval Cells in Acute Severe Hepatic Injury
Chun-Hsien Yu, Mei-Hwei Chang, Chin-Sung Chien, Ya-Hui Chen, Ming-Fu Chang, and Hui-Ling Chen

Brief Communication

Making Stem Cells Infarct Avid
Ming Zhao, Matthew R. Barron, Zhixin Li, Stacy Koprowski, Cherisse L. Hall, and John Lough

Erratum


VOLUME 19, NUMBER 1

Editorial

Cell Medicine: Cell Transplantation Part B
Paul R. Sanberg and Cesar V. Borlongan

Original Contributions

Large-Scale Comparison of Liberase HI and Collagenase NB1 Utilized for Human Islet Isolation
H. Brandhorst, A. Friberg, B. Nilsson, H. H. Andersson, M. Felldin, A. Foss, K. Salmela, A. Tibell, G. Tufveson, O. Korsgren, and D. Brandhorst

Use of Lectins to Enrich Mouse ES-Derived Retinal Progenitor Cells for the Purpose of Transplantation Therapy
Michiko Mandai, Hanako Ikeda, Zi-Bing Jin, Kyoko Iseki, Chie Ishigami, and Masayo Takahashi

Functional Characterization of Hepatocytes for Cell Transplantation: Customized Cell Preparation for Each Receptor
A. Bonora-Centelles, M. T. Donato, A. Lahoz, E. Pareja, J. Mir, J. V. Castell, and M. J. Gómez-Lechón

Enhanced Chondrogenic Differentiation of Human Bone Marrow-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Low Oxygen Environment Micropellet Cultures
Brandon D. Markway, Guak-Kim Tan, Gary Brooke, James E. Hudson, Justin J. Cooper-White, and Michael R. Doran

Cell-Cell Interaction Promotes Rat Marrow Stromal Cell Differentiation Into Endothelial Cell via Activation of TACE/TNF-a Signaling
Jian Xu, Xinfeng Liu, Jieli Chen, Alex Zacharek, Xu Cui, Smita Savant-Bhonsale, Michael Chopp, and Zhenguo Liu

Labeling Human Embryonic Stem Cell-Derived Cardiomyocytes With Indocyanine Green for Noninvasive Tracking With Optical Imaging: An FDA-Compatible Alternative to Firefly Luciferase
Sophie E. Boddington, Tobias D. Henning, Priyanka Jha, Christopher R. Schlieve, Lydia Mandrussow, David DeNardo, Harold S. Bernstein, Carissa Ritner, Daniel Golovko, Ying Lu, Shoujun Zhao, and Heike E. Daldrup-Link

A First Semimanual Device for Clinical Intramuscular Repetitive Cell Injections
Pierre-Luc Richard, Clément Gosselin, Thierry Laliberté, Martin Paradis, Marlyne Goulet, Jacques P. Tremblay, and Daniel Skuk

Utility of Telomerase-pot1 Fusion Protein in Vascular Tissue Engineering
Thomas H. Petersen, Thomas Hitchcock, Akihito Muto, Elizabeth A. Calle, Liping Zhao, Zhaodi Gong, Liqiong Gui, Alan Dardik, Dawn E. Bowles, Christopher M. Counter, and Laura E. Niklason

Controlled Release of Neurotrophin-3 and Platelet-Derived Growth Factor From Fibrin Scaffolds Containing Neural Progenitor Cells Enhances Survival and Differentiation Into Neurons in a Subacute Model of SCI
Philip J. Johnson, Alexander Tatara, Alicia Shiu, and Shelly E. Sakiyama-Elbert

Both CD133+ Cells and Monocytes Provide Significant Improvement for Hindlimb Ischemia, Although They do not Transdifferentiate Into Endothelial Cells
Fermin M. Sanchez-Guijo, Enrique Oterino, Maria-Victoria Barbado, Soraya Carrancio, Natalia Lopez-Holgado, Sandra Muntion, Pilar Hernandez-Campo, Luis-Ignacio Sanchez-Abarca, Jose A. Perez-Simon, Jesús F. San Miguel, Jesús G. Briñon, and Maria-Consuelo del Cañizo

Brief Communications

Cross-Linking Enhances Deposition of Human Endothelial Progenitor Cells in the Rat Heart After Intracoronary Transplantation
Sandra Burghoff, Zhaoping Ding, Angelika Blaszczyk, Andreas Wirrwar, Doris Buchholz, Hans-Wilhelm Müller, and Jürgen Schrader

Nonalbumin Proteinuria in Islet Transplant Recipients
Cristiane B. Leitão, Tatiana Froud, Pablo Cure, Thipaporn Tharavanij, Antonello Pileggi, Camillo Ricordi, and Rodolfo Alejandro

Book Review

Stem Cells and Myocardial Regeneration (Marc S. Penn, Editor)
Nelson Americo Hossne, Jr., Adriana Luckow Invitti, and Enio Buffolo