Neural stem cell transplantation therapy for brain ischemic stroke: Review and perspectives
Gui-Long Zhang, Ye-Zhong Wang, Department of Neurosurgery, The Second Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou 510260, Guangdong Province, China
Zhi-Han Zhu, Department of Neurosurgery, Zhongda Hospital, School of Medicine, Southeast University, Nanjing 210009, Jiangsu Province, China
Author contributions: Zhang GL and Wang YZ conceived and designed the review; Zhang GL and Zhu ZH wrote the paper; Zhang GL and Wang YZ edited the manuscript.
Supported by the China Postdoctoral Science Foundation, No. 2019TQ0071.
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Corresponding author: Ye-Zhong Wang, MD, PhD, Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, The Second Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University, 250 Changgang, Haizhu District, Guangzhou 510260, Guangdong Province, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: June 11, 2019
Peer-review started: June 19, 2019
First decision: August 1, 2019
Revised: August 11, 2019
Accepted: September 11, 2019
Article in press: September 11, 2019
Published online: October 26, 2019