eBook Tissue Engineering of the Peripheral Nerve:, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 012410536X
  • ISBN-13: 9780124105362
  • DDC: 612.8
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 344 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Overview

This issue of International Review of Neurobiology brings together cutting-edge research on tissue engineering of the peripheral nerve. It reviews current knowledge and understanding, provides a starting point for researchers and practitioners entering the field, and builds a platform for further research and discovery.This volume of International Review of Neurobiology brings together cutting-edge research on tissue engineering of the peripheral nerve. It reviews current knowledge and understanding, provides a starting point for researchers and practitioners entering the field, and builds a platform for further research and discovery.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
International Review of Neurobiology.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Contributors.
Preface.
1: Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine: Past, Present, and Future.
2: Tissue Engineering and Peripheral Nerve Reconstruction: An Overview.
3: Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cell Transplantation for Improving Nerve Regeneration.
4: Perspectives of Employing Mesenchymal Stem Cells from the Wharton’s Jelly of the Umbilical Cord for Peripheral Nerve Repair.
5: Adipose-Derived Stem Cells and Nerve Regeneration.
6: The Pros and Cons of Growth Factors and Cytokines in Peripheral Axon Regeneration.
7: Role of Inflammation and Cytokines in Peripheral Nerve Regeneration.
8: Ghrelin: A Novel Neuromuscular Recovery Promoting Factor?.
9: Neuregulin 1 Role in Schwann Cell Regulation and Potential Applications to Promote Peripheral Nerve Regeneration.
10: Extracellular Matrix Components in Peripheral Nerve Regeneration.
Index.
Contents of Recent Volumes.