2009

Frontiers of Cord Blood Science

Editors:

ISBN: 978-1-84800-166-4 (Print) 978-1-84800-167-1 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxix

  2. Umbilical Cord Blood Stem Cell (Basic Science)

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 1-18

      Placental and Pregnancy Stem Cells

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 19-25

      Cord Blood Stem Cells – The Basic Science

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 27-90

      Stem Cells from Umbilical Cord Blood

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 91-96

      Ex Vivo Expansion of Cord Blood

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 97-122

      Mesenchymal Stem Cells: Applications in Cell and Gene Therapy

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 123-157

      Non-hematopoietic Stem and Progenitor Cells Derived From Human Umbilical Cord Blood

  3. Umbilical Cord Blood Stem Cell Transplantation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 161-194

      Cord Blood Transplantation for Pediatric Non-Malignant Conditions

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      Pages 195-208

      Cord Blood Transplantation for Hematologic Malignancies

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      Pages 209-223

      Double Umbilical Cord Blood Transplantation in Adults

  4. Transfusion of Cord Blood

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 227-263

      Placental Umbilical Cord Whole Blood Transfusion: A True Blood Substitute to Combat Anemia in the Background of Chronic Disease – A Study Report (1999–2006)

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 265-272

      Umbilical Cord Blood Therapy in Neurology

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 273-287

      Cord Blood: Opportunities and Challenges for the Reconstructive Surgeon

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 289-295

      Umbilical Cord Blood Transfusion – A Clinical Overview

  5. Cord Blood Stem Cell Banking

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 299-306

      Establishment of the UK Stem Cell Bank and Its Role in Stem Cell Science

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 307-315

      Cord Blood Allogeneic and Autologous Banking

  6. Potential Engineering Application of Cord Blood

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 319-330

      Possibilities of Using Cord Blood for Improving the Biocompatibility of Implants

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 331-357

      Potential of Stem Cell to Tailor the Bone-Ceramic Interface for Better Fixation of Orthopedic Implants

  7. Ethics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 361-367

      Some Aspects of the Ethics of Stem Cell Research

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 369-374