volume 1, issue 1, P43-48 2008
DOI: 10.15283/ijsc.2008.1.1.43
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Abstract: The greatest advantage of adipose-derived stem cells (ASCs) over other types of adult stem cells is its large number when we harvest primarily. The number of ASCs within adipose tissue reaches more than hundreds of times compared with BMSCs contained in the same amount of bone marrow. The major role of 'regenerative medicine' in 21st century is based on cell therapy and ASC is going to take the core position. It is important to know the characteristics of ASCs for successful clinical application. There are se…

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