alexa Stem cells--meet immunity.
Dentistry

Dentistry

JBR Journal of Interdisciplinary Medicine and Dental Science

Author(s): Heng TS, Dudakov JA, Khong DM, Chidgey AP, Boyd RL

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Abstract The ability of stem cells to differentiate into various different cell types holds great promise for the treatment of irreversible tissue damage that occurs in many debilitating conditions. With stem cell research advancing at a tremendous pace, it is becoming clear that one of the greatest hurdles to successful stem cell-derived therapies is overcoming immune rejection of the transplant. Although the use of immunosuppressive drugs can decrease the incidence of acute graft rejection, the burden of problems associated with prolonged immunosuppression must be reduced. Strategies inducing specific immunological tolerance complemented by enhanced immune function will bring stem cell therapies closer to reality. This article was published in J Mol Med (Berl) and referenced in JBR Journal of Interdisciplinary Medicine and Dental Science

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