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Myoblast Transfer Improves Muscle Genetics/Structure/Function and Normalizes the Behavior and Life-Span of Dystrophic Mice

  • Peter K. Law
  • Tena G. Goodwin
  • H.-J. Li
  • Ghaith Ajamoughli
  • Ming Chen
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 280)

Abstract

Dystrophic cells degenerate because they lack the normal genome. In our laboratory, transplant techniques have been developed to facilitate cell survival and cell fusion, such that the normal genome can be incorporated back into the dystrophic muscle1–6.

Keywords

Muscular Dystrophy Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Dystrophic Muscle Dystrophic Mouse Host Muscle 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter K. Law
    • 1
    • 2
  • Tena G. Goodwin
    • 1
    • 2
  • H.-J. Li
    • 1
    • 2
  • Ghaith Ajamoughli
    • 1
    • 2
  • Ming Chen
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Neurology and PhysiologyUniversity of TennesseeMemphisUSA
  2. 2.Department of BiophysicsUniversity of TennesseeMemphisUSA

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