Mesenchymal Stromal Cells: Translational Pathways to Clinical Adoption provides the latest information on the necessary steps for successful production of stem cells for a clinical trial. Written by professionals with hands-on experience in bringing MSC therapies to the clinic, and building on the biology and mechanisms of action, this unique book covers the development and production of clinical-grade products that are suitable for use in humans. From design of a cell production facility, to obtaining regulatory approval and reimbursement issues, it is a useful guide for researchers and administrators across biomedical research.
- Provides methodologies for clinical MSC production, from designing a facility, to post-market approval
- Includes real-life examples of MSC production in academic centers and MSC production for biopharmaceutical clinical trials
- Offers a unique perspective on the clinical aspects of MSC studies
- Presents the principles of clinical trials that can be applied to the production of various cell therapies