Effects of implantation of bone marrow cells on cytokine levels in the ischemic heart tissue. An experimental study


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ÜNLÜ Y., Karapolat S.

JOURNAL OF CARDIOTHORACIC SURGERY, cilt.3, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1186/1749-8090-3-30
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF CARDIOTHORACIC SURGERY

Özet

Background: In order to achieve a safe and persistent angiogenic effect, we investigated the potential of bone marrow cells implantation to enhance angiogenesis of ischemic hearts in a rat model, and also we have investigated growth factors accompanying and intermediating the angiogenesis, and the changes occurring in the levels of cytokines and their relations with angiogenesis.