Dr Yu Suk Choi

Institute: University of Western Australia
Current Project

Stem cell mechanobiology for heart regeneration

Stem cells hold great promise to repair/regenerate damaged tissue, particularly relevant to the failing heart. Surprisingly to date, more than ten international clinical trials have failed to successfully convert stem cells into functional heart muscle cells. Previous studies suggested that delivered stem cells were either too naïve or trans-differentiated to unwanted…

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