Stem Cell Therapy for Diabetes

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ISBN: 978-1-60761-365-7 (Print) 978-1-60761-366-4 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

  2. Beta-Cell Expansion and Regeneration

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-40

      Pancreas and Islet Development

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      Pages 41-83

      Islet and Pancreas Transplantation

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      Pages 85-103

      Cell Cycle Regulation in Human Pancreatic Beta Cells

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      Pages 105-122

      Islet Regeneration

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      Pages 123-133

      Beta-Cell Expansion in Vitro

  3. Beta Cells from Non-beta Cells

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 135-135

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      Pages 137-152

      What Does It Take to Make a Beta Cell?

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      Pages 153-166

      Generation of Beta Cells from Acinar Cells

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      Pages 167-182

      Generation of Beta Cells from Pancreatic Duct Cells and/or Stem Cells

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      Pages 183-202

      Adult Cell Reprogramming: Using Nonpancreatic Cell Sources to Generate Surrogate Beta Cells for Treatment of Diabetes

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      Pages 203-220

      Embryonic Stem Cells as a Potential Cure for Diabetes

  4. Tissue Engineering and Immune Protection

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 221-221

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      Pages 223-239

      Functional Tissue Reconstruction with the Use of Biologic Scaffolds

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      Pages 241-262

      Immunoisolation in Cell Transplantation

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      Pages 263-279

      Prevention of Islet Graft Rejection and Recipient Tolerization

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 281-291