Therapeutic Applications of Cell Microencapsulation


ISBN: 978-1-4419-5785-6 (Print) 978-1-4419-5786-3 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxi

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-4

    Highlights and Trends in Cell Encapsulation

  3. Chapter

    Pages 5-21

    Biomaterials in Cell Microencapsulation

  4. Chapter

    Pages 22-30

    Development of Subsieve-Size Capsules and Application to Cell Therapy

  5. Chapter

    Pages 31-37

    Regulatory Considerations in Application of Encapsulated Cell Therapies

  6. Chapter

    Pages 38-53

    Treatment of Diabetes with Encapsulated Islets

  7. Chapter

    Pages 54-67

    Epo Delivery by Genetically Engineered C2C12 Myoblasts Immobilized in Microcapsules

  8. Chapter

    Pages 68-79

    Artificial cell microencapsulated stem cells in regenerative medicine, tissue engineering and cell therapy

  9. Chapter

    Pages 80-91

    Microencapsulated Choroid Plexus Epithelial Cell Transplants for Repair of the Brain

  10. Chapter

    Pages 92-103

    Therapeutic Application of Cell Microencapsulation in Cancer

  11. Chapter

    Pages 104-125

    Inorganic Nanoporous Membranes for Immunoisolated Cell-Based Drug Delivery

  12. Chapter

    Pages 126-136

    Cell Microencapsulation

  13. Chapter

    Pages 137-144

    Commercial Applicability of Cell Microancapsulation: A Review of Intellectual Property Rights

  14. Back Matter

    Pages 145-147