A multicentre, phase II, open label, randomised controlled trial of repeated autologous infusions infusions of G-CSF mobilisedcd133+ bone marrow stem cells in patients with cirrhosis (Realistic)
1st July 2012
Team: Professor Neil Guha.
Funded by NIHR ( 2012 to 2015)
This study is a collaboration between the NIHR liver groups at Birmingham (lead study centre) and Nottingham. It is a randomised controlled study that is assessing whether the mobilisation of stem cells can improve regeneration of the liver. The stem cells are derived from patients themselves (autologous) and injected back into the circulation.
|Professor Neil Guha||Dr Neil Guha is a Clinical Associate Professor in Hepatology at the University of Nottingham. He trained at Guy's and St. Thomas's hospitals and began his postgraduate career in hepatology at St. Mary's Hospital, London. His doctoral thesis, awarded by…|