Neural regeneration by regionally induced stem cells within post-stroke brains: Novel therapy perspectives for stroke patients
Takayuki Nakagomi, Institute for Advanced Medical Sciences, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Hyogo 663-8501, Japan
Takayuki Nakagomi, Tomohiro Matsuyama, Department of Therapeutic Progress in Brain Diseases, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Hyogo 663-8501, Japan
Toshinori Takagi, Mikiya Beppu, Shinichi Yoshimura, Department of Neurosurgery, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Hyogo 663-8501, Japan
Author contributions: Nakagomi T, Yoshimura S, and Matsuyama T participated in the conception of the manuscript. Nakagomi T and Takagi T wrote the manuscript. Nakagomi T, Beppu M, and Matsuyama T generated the figures. Nakagomi T edited the manuscript. All authors have read the manuscript and approved the final version.
Supported by Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) KAKENHI, No. 15K06723 and No. 18K07380.
Conflict-of-interest statement: Department of Therapeutic Progress in Brain Diseases is financially supported by Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd., Nippon Zoki Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., and CLEA Japan, Inc. The sponsors had no roles in this study, including those of study design, data collection, data analysis, data interpretation, and manuscript writing.
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Corresponding author: Takayuki Nakagomi, MD, PhD, Professor, Institute for Advanced Medical Sciences, Department of Therapeutic Progress in Brain Diseases, Hyogo College of Medicine, 1-1 Mukogawacho, Nishinomiya, Hyogo, 663-8501, Japan. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: February 26, 2019
Peer-review started: February 27, 2019
First decision: June 5, 2019
Revised: July 4, 2019
Accepted: July 16, 2019
Article in press: July 16, 2019
Published online: August 26, 2019