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Patching the heart with extracellular vesicles

A hydrogel patch for the sustained delivery of extracellular vesicles from cardiomyocytes derived from induced pluripotent stem cells improves tissue regeneration in infarcted rat hearts.

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May 10, 2018
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Chief Editor, Nature Biomedical Engineering, Nature Research

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Pep Pàmies 15 days ago

The cover illustrates myocardial rat tissue regenerated after infarct via the sustained cell-free delivery, through a hydrogel patch, of extracellular vesicles secreted by cardiomyocytes derived from induced pluripotent stem cells.

See Liu et al., https://www.nature.com/articles/s41551-018-0229-7