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Stem cell-based therapy for ischemic heart disease.

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Despite great advances in therapy over the past decades, ischemic heart disease (IHD) remains the leading cause of death worldwide because the decrease in mortality after acute myocardial infarction (AMI) leads to a longer life span in patients with chronic postinfarct heart failure (HF). There are no existing medical treatments that can cure chronic HF and the only currently available therapeutic option for end-stage HF is heart transplantation. However, transplantation is limited by the sho...

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10.3727/096368912x655109

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Physiology Anatomy & Genetics
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Author
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Volume:
22
Issue:
4
Pages:
663-675
Publication date:
2013-01-01
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EISSN:
1555-3892
ISSN:
0963-6897
Language:
English
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uuid:086709d6-0002-43fb-91f5-dddefac661fe
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pubs:406052
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406052
Deposit date:
2013-11-17

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