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Pro-inflammatory cytokine licensing as a strategy to enhance the efficacy of syngeneic mesenchymal stem cells for corneal transplantation
(NUI Galway, 2018-05-11)
It has previously been demonstrated by our lab that allogeneic MSCs prolong corneal allograft survival however syngeneic MSCs fail to do so. The aim of this study was to investigate if pre-treating syngeneic MSCs with ...
Immunomodulation in mesenchymal stem cell therapy for osteoarthritis: mechanistic insights on the role of cell death and engraftment
(NUI Galway, 2018-11-02)
Osteoarthritis (OA) is a degenerative pathology of the articular cartilage causing chronic pain and disability in millions of individuals. In OA synovia, resident macrophages and infiltrated lymphocytes contribute to the ...