The SAGE Encyclopedia of Stem Cell Research, 2nd Edition

  • Eric E. Bouhassira
  • Published By: SAGE
  • ISBN-10: 1483347672
  • ISBN-13: 9781483347677
  • DDC: 616.02774
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 1552 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released March 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Overview

This book is filled with new procedures and exciting medical breakthroughs, including executive orders from the Obama administration reversing barriers to research imposed under the Bush administration, court rulings impacting NIH funding of research based on human embryonic stem cells, edicts by the Papacy and other religious leaders, and the first success in cloning human stem cells.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
SAGE 50 Years.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
List of Articles.
Reader’s Guide.
About the Editor.
List of Contributors.
Introduction.
Chronology.
1: Aastrom Biosciences, Inc..
2: Adipose: Cell Types Composing the Tissue.
3: Adipose: Current Research on Isolation or Production of Therapeutic Cells.
4: Adipose: Development and Regeneration Potential.
5: Adipose: Existing or Potential Regenerative Medicine Strategies.
6: Adipose: Major Pathologies.
7: Adipose: Stem and Progenitor Cells in Adults.
8: Adipose: Tissue Function.
9: Adult Stem Cells: Overview.
10: Advanced Cell Technology.
11: Advocacy.
12: Alabama.
13: Alaska.
14: Albert Einstein College of Medicine.
15: Alvarez-Buylla, Arturo.
16: Alzheimer’s Disease.
17: American Association for the Advancement of Science.
18: Amniotic Fluid Cells.
19: Animal Cloning.
20: Anversa, Piero.
21: Arizona.
22: Arkansas.
23: Athersys.
24: Australia.
25: Autism.
26: Autonomous University of Barcelona.
27: Autonomous University of Madrid.
28: Baylor University.
29: Beike Biotechnology.
30: Belgium.
31: Bioreactors.
32: Bladder: Cell Types Composing the Tissue.
33: Bladder: Current Research on Isolation or Production of Therapeutic Cells.
34: Bladder: Development and Regeneration Potential.
35: Bladder: Existing or Potential Regenerative Medicine Strategies.
36: Bladder: Major Pathologies.
37: Bladder: Stem and Progenitor Cells in Adults.
38: Blood Adult Stem Cell: Current Research on Isolation or Production of Therapeutic Cells.
39: Blood Adult Stem Cell: Development and Regeneration Potential.
40: Blood Adult Stem Cell: Existing or Potential Regenerative Medicine Strategies.
41: Blood Adult Stem Cell: Major Pathologies.
42: Blood Adult Stem Cell: Stem and Progenitor Cells in Adults.
43: Bone: Cell Types Composing the Tissue.
44: Bone: Current Research on Isolation or Production of Therapeutic Cells.
45: Bone: Development and Regeneration Potential.
46: Bone: Existing or Potential Regenerative Medicine Strategies.
47: Bone: Major Pathologies.
48: Bone: Stem and Progenitor Cells in Adults.
49: Bone Marrow Transplants.
50: Boston Children’s Hospital.
51: Brain Cancer.
52: Brazil.
53: Breast: Cell Types Composing the Tissue.
54: Breast: Current Research on Isolation or Production of Therapeutic Cells.
55: Breast: Development and Regeneration Potential.
56: Breast: Existing or Potential Regenerative Medicine Strategies.
57: Breast: Major Pathologies.
58: Breast: Stem and Progenitor Cells in Adults.
59: Breast Cancer.
60: Buddhism.
61: C. elegans Models to Study Stem Cells.
62: California.
63: California Institute for Regenerative Medicine.
64: California Stem Cell, Inc..
65: Canada: Stem Cell Network.
66: Cancer Stem Cells: Overview.
67: Cartilage, Tendons, and Ligaments: Cell Types Composing the Tissue.
68: Cartilage, Tendons, and Ligaments: Current Research on Isolation or Production of Therapeutic Cells.
69: Cartilage, Tendons, and Ligaments: Development and Regeneration Potential.
70: Cartilage, Tendons, and Ligaments: Existing or Potential Regenerative Medicine Strategies.
71: Cartilage, Tendons, and Ligaments: Major Pathologies.
72: Cartilage, Tendons, and Ligaments: Stem and Progenitor Cells in Adults.
73: Case Western Reserve University/ Cleveland Clinic.
74: Catholicism.
75: Cellerant Therapeutics.
76: Charo, Alta.
77: Chimera Formation, Ethics of.
78: China.
79: Christianity.
80: Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation, The.
81: Clinical Trials, Ethics of.
82: Clinical Trials (Adult Cells), Ethics of.
83: Clinical Trials, U.S.: AIDS-Related Conditions.
84: Clinical Trials, U.S.: Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.
85: Clinical Trials, U.S.: Batten Disease.
86: Clinical Trials, U.S.: Blood Deficiencies.
87: Clinical Trials, U.S.: Crohn’s Disease.
88: Clinical Trials, U.S.: Diabetes.
89: Clinical Trials, U.S.: Eye Conditions.
90: Clinical Trials, U.S.: Graft Failure, Graft-Versus-Host Disease.
91: Clinical Trials, U.S.: Heart Disease.
92: Clinical Trials, U.S.: Hematological Cancers.
93: Clinical Trials, U.S.: Immunologic/Histiocytic Disorders.
94: Clinical Trials, U.S.: Kidney Disease.
95: Clinical Trials, U.S.: Multiple Sclerosis.
96: Clinical Trials, U.S.: Parkinson’s Disease.
97: Clinical Trials, U.S.: Peripheral Vascular Disease.
98: Clinical Trials, U.S.: Skin Transplants.
99: Clinical Trials, U.S.: Solid Tumors.
100: Clinical Trials, U.S.: Spinal Cord Injury.
101: Clinical Trials, U.S.: Stroke.
102: Clinical Trials, U.S: Traumatic Brain Injury.
103: Clinical Trials Outside the United States.
104: Clinical Trials Outside the United States: Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.
105: Clinical Trials Outside the United States: Cerebral Palsy.
106: Clinical Trials Outside the United States: Spinal Cord Injury.
107: Clinical Trials Outside the United States: Stroke.
108: Cloning, Ethics of.
109: Colon Cancer.
110: Colorado.
111: Columbia University.
112: Congress: Votes and Amendments.
113: Connecticut.
114: Cord Blood Banking.
115: Cord Blood Stem Cells.
116: Coriell Institute for Medical Research.
117: Cosmetic Surgery.
118: Cryo-Cell International.
119: Cryo-Save.
120: Cytori Therapeutics, Inc..
121: Danish Stem Cell Center.
122: Delaware.
123: Denmark.
124: Dental: Current Research on Isolation or Production of Therapeutic Cells.
125: Dental: Development and Regeneration Potential.
126: Dental: Existing or Potential Regenerative Medicine Strategies.
127: Dental: Major Pathologies.
128: Dental: Stem and Progenitor Cells in Adults.
129: Direct Reprogramming of Adult Cells Into Other Cell Types.
130: Do No Harm: The Coalition of Americans for Research Ethics.
131: Drosophila Models to Study Stem Cells.
132: Drug Testing and Drug Development in Cell Culture.
133: Duke University.
134: Egg Donation, Ethics of.
135: Embryonic Stem Cells, Methods to Produce.
136: Endothelial Blood Vessels.
137: Endothelial Cell Isolation.
138: ES Cell International.
139: ESC and iPSC Banking.
140: EuroStemCell.
141: Eyes: Cell Types Composing the Tissue.
142: Eyes: Current Research on Isolation or Production of Therapeutic Cells.
143: Eyes: Development and Regeneration Potential.
144: Eyes: Existing or Potential Regenerative Medicine Strategies.
145: Eyes: Major Pathologies.
146: Eyes: Stem and Progenitor Cells in Adults.
147: Eyes: Tissue Function.
148: Fate Therapeutics.
149: Fertility Treatment Creation of Germ Cells from Adult Cells.
150: Fetal Stem Cells.
151: Florida.
152: Fluorescence-Activated Cell Sorting.
153: Food From Stem Cells.
154: France.
155: Frenette, Paul.
156: Fuchs, Elaine.
157: Gene Patents.
158: Gene Therapy: Hemoglobinopathies.
159: Genetics Policy Institute.
160: Genome Sequencing.
161: Genome Sequencing, Ethics of.
162: Georgia.
163: Germ Cell Modifications (Gene Therapy), Ethics of.
164: Germany.
165: Geron Corporation.
166: Goldman, Steven A..
167: Gonads, Female: Cell Types Composing the Tissue.
168: Gonads, Female: Current Research on Isolation or Production of Therapeutic Cells.
169: Gonads, Female: Development and Regeneration Potential.
170: Gonads, Female: Major Pathologies.
171: Gonads, Female: Stem and Progenitor Cells in Adults.
172: Gonads, Male: Cell Types Composing the Tissue.
173: Gonads, Male: Current Research on Isolation or Production of Therapeutic Cells.
174: Gonads, Male: Development and Regeneration Potential.
175: Gonads, Male: Existing or Potential Regenerative Medicine Strategies.
176: Gonads, Male: Major Pathologies.
177: Gonads, Male: Stem and Progenitor Cells in Adults.
178: Graft Failure: Graft-Versus-Host Disease.
179: Gut: Current Research on Isolation or Production of Therapeutic Cells.
180: Gut: Development and Regeneration Potential.
181: Gut: Existing or Potential Regenerative Medicine Strategies.
182: Gut: Major Pathologies.
183: Gut: Stem and Progenitor Cells in Adults.