progenitor cell


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progenitor cell

n.
A cell that originates from a stem cell and differentiates into a more specialized cell.
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Frequency will use the proceeds to support the clinical development of FX-322, a regenerative therapeutic for the treatment of sensorineural hearing loss that is moving into a Phase 2a study, and to advance discovery programmes in other therapeutic areas using its proprietary Progenitor Cell Activation platform.
Zuo et al., "Tripterine treatment improves endothelial progenitor cell function via integrin-linked kinase," Cellular Physiology and Biochemistry, vol.
In comparison with pretreatment levels, endothelial progenitor cell colony-formation numbers, which reflect the vascular repair function of endothelial progenitor cells, significantly increased in study participants supplementing with taurine and magnesium.
NeoStem, an American biopharmaceutical company, and its subsidiary, Progenitor Cell Therapy, have expanded Progenitor Cell Therapy's relationship with ImmunoCellular Therapeutics, it was reported yesterday.
We thank the authors for their supportive comments on our article related to circulating CD34+KDR+ cells (1) in their letter entitled as 'Endothelial progenitor cell and adhesion molecules determine the quality of the coronary collateral circulation'.
US biopharmaceutical firm NeoStem Inc (AMEX:NBS) said Thursday it had agreed to take overA Progenitor Cell Therapy LLC.
One of the often repeated reasons is the lack of progenitor cell populations capable of restoring the different tissues of the periodontium (1).
Stanford University (Palo Alto, CA) has patented a substantially enriched mammalian hematopoietic cell population is provided, which is characterized as a progenitor cell committed to the megakaryocyte lineage.
Progenitor Cell Therapy will occupy this space for its research and development needs and plans a fit-out to include a laboratory, clean room, cryogenic freezer storage and office space.
Progenitor Cell Therapy will incorporate Minnesota Thermal Science's Golden Hour Technology thermal packaging into its national distribution system of umbilical cord blood, stem cells and other temperature sensitive cellular therapy products.