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TGFβ-treatment of organoid cultures primes for regenerative therapy of damaged epithelia
A) GI epithelial organoids treated with TGFβ (right panel) acquire a spherical morphology and regenerative identity compared to vehicle-treated organoids (left panel). B-D) Organoids treated with TGFβ engraft more efficiently into the colon of mice exhibiting ulcerative colitis-like disease based on fluorescent micrographs (B), size per colonized...
Published: 9/1/2023   |   Inventor(s): Michael Verzi, Lei Chen
Keywords(s): Gastrointestinal disease
Category(s): Technology Classifications > Healthcare & Life Sciences
Leukemia inhibitory factor- Protective role for radiation/chemo-induced gut syndrome and GVHD
Invention Summary: Currently there is no effective therapy for prevention or treatment of radiation therapy-induced gastrointestinal (GI) tract injury This is also true for Graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) which remains a major complication after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, a widely-used therapy for hematologic malignancies...
Published: 10/4/2022   |   Inventor(s): Wenwei Hu, Zhaohui Feng, Jianming Wang, Huaying Wang
Keywords(s): Anti-cancer, Gastrointestinal disease, Peptides
Category(s): Technology Classifications > Healthcare & Life Sciences, Technology Classifications > Cancer, Technology Classifications > Therapeutics