Subjects of the present invention are to establish a technology for separating, isolating and culturing a stem cell derived from adult tissue while retaining the in vivo properties thereof, and to provide a preventive and/or therapeutic agent for diseases which accompany tissue injury, which comprises a stem cell derived from adult tissue as an active ingredient. In order to solve the subjects, the present invention provides a stem cell derived from adult tissue which is CD45-negative and CXCR4-positive. Also, the present invention provides a preventive and/or therapeutic agent for diseases which accompany tissue injury, which comprises the stem cell as an active ingredient.

Title
Novel adult tissue-derived stem cell and use thereof
Application Number
10/557053
Publication Number
20070053884
Application Date
May 14, 2004
Publication Date
March 8, 2007
Inventor
Masahiko Ishihara
Hiromi Yokoyama
Hidetaka Sato
Hiroshi Ando
Yoji Yamada
Kazuhiro Sakurada
Fumio Arai
Atsushi Hirao
Toshio Suda
Agent
Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto
NY, US
Assignee
Keio University
Kyowa Hakko Kogyo
IPC
C12N 05/08
A61K 35/14
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