Bulletin of Experimental Biology and Medicine

, Volume 128, Issue 1, pp 727–729 | Cite as

Analysis of granulomonocytic precursor cells from fetal liver used for maintenance therapy in children with Gaucher's disease

  • I. V. Dubrovina
  • E. A. Kopyl'tsova
  • L. A. Cheredeeva
  • V. F. Kudryashova
  • Yu. A. Blidchenko
  • N. A. Torubarova
  • G. T. Sukhikh
Experimental Methods for Clinical Practice
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Abstract

Granulocyte-macrophage precursor cells of fetal liver are characterized by high proliferative capacity. Being administered to children with Gaucher's disease, these cells provide a short-term maintenance of the monocyte/macrophage pool with normal level of glucocerebrosidase.

Key Words

Gaucher's disease granulocyte-macrophage precursor cells 

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© Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers 2000

Authors and Affiliations

  • I. V. Dubrovina
    • 1
  • E. A. Kopyl'tsova
    • 1
  • L. A. Cheredeeva
    • 1
  • V. F. Kudryashova
    • 1
  • Yu. A. Blidchenko
    • 1
  • N. A. Torubarova
    • 1
  • G. T. Sukhikh
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of PediatricsRussian Academy of Medical Sciences; International Institute of BiomedicineMoscow

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