Stem Cells in Cystic Fibrosis: Hope or Hype
Centre for Stem Cell and Tissue Engineering, Punjab University, Chandigarh, India
- *Corresponding Author:
- Nidhi Anil
Centre for Stem Cell and Tissue Engineering
Punjab University, Chandigarh, India
E-mail: [email protected]
Received Date: November 03, 2015 Accepted Date: November 26, 2015 Published Date: November 28, 2015
Citation: Anil N (2015) Stem Cells in Cystic Fibrosis: Hope or Hype. J Mol Biomark Diagn 7:264. doi: 10.4172/2155-9929.1000264
Copyright: © 2015 Anil N. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Stem cell therapy for lung disorders has turned a new leaf, several recent reports have highlighted the promising role of stem cells as a potential therapeutic for CF, however there a several challenges ahead which need to been resolved for its effective translation into the clinic. The present review focusses on understanding the progress made in this cutting edge field so far and the potential challenges which lie ahead.