Liver Repopulation by Cell Transplantation and the Role of Stem Cells

David A. Shafritz, Michael Oertel, Mariana D. Dabeva, Markus Grompe

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6 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Liver
Subtitle of host publicationBiology and Pathobiology: Fifth Edition
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Number of pages19
ISBN (Print)9780470723135
StatePublished - Oct 6 2009


  • "oval cells" as hepatocyte progenitors
  • Hepatocyte transplantation
  • Liver mass molecular regulation
  • Liver regeneration and hepatocyte transplantation in uPA transgenic mouse
  • Liver regeneration-basic requirements
  • Liver repopulation by cell transplantation and stem cell role
  • Liver repopulation by fetal liver stem/progenitor cells
  • Orthotopic liver transplantation (OLT)
  • Partial hepatectomy (PH) or carbon tetrachloride (CCl4)-induced hepatic necrosis
  • Stem cells-origin and properties

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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