Amniotic fluid-derived mesenchymal stem cells: characteristics and therapeutic applications
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- Zhou, J., Wang, D., Liang, T. et al. Arch Gynecol Obstet (2014) 290: 223. doi:10.1007/s00404-014-3231-7
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Amniotic fluid mesenchymal stem cells (AF-MSCs) are promising candidates for cell-based therapy. This review presents a comprehensive overview of the features and therapeutic applications of these cells.
This is a literature review combined with experience of practice.
Although the long-term risks of AF-MSCs require further investigation, these cells are increasing in popularity in the fields of regenerative medicine and targeting therapy because of their unique properties.