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    • Cryopreservation of pancreatic islets 

      Dolezalova, Nikola (2019-07-20)
      Pancreatic islet transplantation is a curative treatment for diabetes but access to this therapy is limited by the availability of islets. Long-term cryopreservation of islets could partially address this limitation but ...
    • The role of the bone marrow niche and G-CSF in osteochondral repair 

      Beaton, Francesca Emily (2019-05-18)
      Osteoarthritis is a debilitating condition with an increasing global burden. Regenerative strategies to treat damaged articular cartilage aim to relieve pain and maintain joint function. Procedures for osteochondral repair, ...
    • The physiological changes of circulatory death with respect to organ donation 

      Aldam, Poppy (2019-05-18)
      Donation of organs after circulatory death (DCD) is re-emerging as an important source of organs for transplantation worldwide, and in the United Kingdom DCD donors comprise 39% of all deceased organ donors. However, organs ...
    • Role of the cell cycle during human endothelial-to-haematopoietic transition 

      Canu, Giovanni (2019-04-27)
      Haematopoietic stem cells (HSC) are responsible for the maintenance of blood homeostasis and are of fundamental importance for the treatment of a variety of life-threatening diseases. However, their scarce availability ...