Effects of mesenchymal stem cells and VEGF on liver regeneration following major resection


Adaş G., Koc B., Adaş M., Duruksu G., Subaşı C., Kemık O., ...More

LANGENBECKS ARCHIVES OF SURGERY, vol.401, pp.725-740, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 401
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00423-016-1380-9
  • Journal Name: LANGENBECKS ARCHIVES OF SURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED)
  • Page Numbers: pp.725-740
  • Keywords: Liver regeneration, Mesenchymal stem cells, Growth factors, Vascular endothelial growth factor
  • Kocaeli University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

The study aims to determine the effects of mesenchymal stem cell (MSC) therapy and a combination therapy of MSCs transfected with vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) for liver regeneration after major resection.