Pathomechanism of hepatic ischemia reperfusion injury and beneficial influence of a mesenchymal stem cell therapy

Elke Eggenhofer, Volker Benseler, Alexander Kroemer, Hans Jürgen Schlitt, Edward K. Geissler & Marc Dahlke
Introduction: A transplanted organ is up against immune response of the recipient but also stress and tissue damage caused by ischemia and reperfusion. Although a lot of effort has been made to identify the underlying pathomechanism of hepatic ischemia reperfusion injury (IRI), only little is known [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]