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1. (WO2018058026) MITOCHONDRIAL EPIGENETIC REPROGRAMMING AND TRANSPLANT

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/058026    International Application No.:    PCT/US2017/053224
Publication Date: Fri Mar 30 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Tue Sep 26 01:59:59 CEST 2017
IPC: A61K 35/545
A61K 35/12
Applicants: BOSTON SCIENTIFIC SCIMED, INC.
Inventors: STOLEN, Craig
SHUROS, Allan Charles
Title: MITOCHONDRIAL EPIGENETIC REPROGRAMMING AND TRANSPLANT
Abstract:
Embodiments herein include methods for enhancing post-ischemic functional recovery through administration of mitochondria and related devices and methods. In an embodiment, a method for enhancing post-ischemic functional recovery is included. The method can include harvesting somatic cells from a patient or a donor, converting the somatic cells into induced pluripotent stem cells, extracting mitochondria from the induced pluripotent stem cells, and transplanting the mitochondria into the patient. Other embodiments are also included herein.