Progenitor Cell Therapy for Neurological Injury


ISBN: 978-1-60761-964-2 (Print) 978-1-60761-965-9 (Online)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-18

    Basics of Stem and Progenitor Cells

  3. Chapter

    Pages 19-46

    Progenitor Cell Tissue Engineering

  4. Chapter

    Pages 47-68

    Stem Cell Delivery Methods and Routes

  5. Chapter

    Pages 69-95

    Neural Progenitor Cells for Traumatic Brain and Spinal Cord Injury: Endogenous Cell Rescue Versus Replacement Mechanisms

  6. Chapter

    Pages 97-122

    Traumatic Brain Injury Pathophysiology/Models

  7. Chapter

    Pages 123-142

    Traumatic Brain Injury: Relationship of Clinical Injury to Progenitor Cell Therapeutics

  8. Chapter

    Pages 143-161

    Cell-Based Therapy for Stroke

  9. Chapter

    Pages 163-180

    Spinal Cord Injury Pathophysiology and Progenitor Cell Therapy

  10. Chapter

    Pages 181-191

    Progenitor Cell Therapy for the Treatment of Central Nervous System Injury: A Review of the State of Current Clinical Trials

  11. Back Matter

    Pages 193-200