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Liver, Lung and Heart Regeneration

  • Phuc Van Pham
  • Each book in this series brings together pre-eminent scientists in the field of regenerative medicine who are using stem cells in the clinic and provides critical information on currently ongoing work which will help shape future therapies

  • Provides evidence,including effects and side-effects, for clinical applications of stem cells in liver, lung and heart regeneration

  • Discusses future directions of the therapies under development


Part of the Stem Cells in Clinical Applications book series (SCCA)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Liver Regeneration

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Majid Alhomrani, Rebecca Lim, William Sievert
      Pages 15-39
  3. Lung Regeneration

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 67-67
    2. Francesco Petrella, Stefania Rizzo, Fabio Acocella, Stefano Brizzola, Lorenzo Spaggiari
      Pages 69-75
    3. Kavita Sharma, Syed Yawer Husain, Pragnya Das, Mohammad Hussain, Mansoor Ali Syed
      Pages 77-117
    4. Kanwal Rehman, Muhammad Sajid Hamid Akash
      Pages 119-134
  4. Heart Regeneration

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 135-135
    2. Jun Fujita, Shugo Tohyama, Kazuaki Nakajima, Tomohisa Seki, Hideaki Kanazawa, Keiichi Fukuda
      Pages 137-152
    3. S. Pecha, Y. Yildirim
      Pages 153-164
    4. Truc Le-Buu Pham, Ngoc Bich Vu, Phuc Van Pham
      Pages 165-195
    5. Marie-Noelle Giraud, Inês Borrego
      Pages 197-209
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 211-218

About this book


This invaluable resource discusses clinical applications with effects and side-effects of applications of stem cells in liver, lung and heart regeneration. All chapters are contributed by pre-eminent scientists in the field and covers such topics as cell therapy in the treatment of cirrhosis and other liver, heart and lung diseases, characteristics of hepatic progenitor cells, future directions of the discussed therapies and much more. 

Liver, Lung and Heart Regeneration and the other books in the Stem Cells in Clinical Applications series will be invaluable to scientists, researchers, advanced students and clinicians working in stem cells, regenerative medicine or tissue engineering.


chronic liver disease cirrhosis COPD ischemic heart disease airway restoration

Editors and affiliations

  • Phuc Van Pham
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratory of Stem Cell Research & Application, University of ScienceVietnam National UniversityHo Chi Minh CityVietnam

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