Immunomodulatory Properties of Pancreatic Islet-Derived Stem Cells Co-Cultured with T cells: Does It Contribute to the Pathogenesis of Type 1 Diabetes?


Sariboyaci A. E. , Demircan P. C. , Gacar G. , Unal Z. S. , Erman G., Karaöz E.

EXPERIMENTAL AND CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY & DIABETES, vol.122, no.3, pp.179-189, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 122 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1055/s-0034-1367004
  • Title of Journal : EXPERIMENTAL AND CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY & DIABETES
  • Page Numbers: pp.179-189

Abstract

Background: Previously, we isolated stem cells from rat pancreatic islets (rPI-SCs) with similar characteristics of bone-marrow derived-mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs). We aimed to investigate the immunomodulatory effects of them on stimulated T-cells.