Omentum major as potential source of osteogenic cells for tissue engineering (preliminary report)
|Pawel Kowalczyk 1, Małgorzata Lewandowska-Szumieł , Wojciech Lisik 2, Maciej Kosieradzki 2, Maciej Siński 3, Zbigniew Wierzbicki 2, Jacek Przybylski 1|
1. Medical University of Warsaw, Department of Biophysics and Human Physiology, Chałubińskiego 5, Warszawa 02-004, Poland
For skeletal tissue engineering, autologous stem cells are obtained from bone marrow (BM). However, BM procurement procedures may be painful and may yield a low number of stem cells upon processing. There is a need for other convenient stem cells sources.
Presentation: oral at E-MRS Fall Meeting 2003, Symposium E, by Pawel Kowalczyk
See On-line Journal of E-MRS Fall Meeting 2003
Submitted: 2003-07-21 13:17 Revised: 2009-06-08 12:55