|Budget Amount *help
¥4,810,000 (Direct Cost: ¥3,700,000、Indirect Cost: ¥1,110,000)
Fiscal Year 2016: ¥1,690,000 (Direct Cost: ¥1,300,000、Indirect Cost: ¥390,000)
Fiscal Year 2015: ¥1,430,000 (Direct Cost: ¥1,100,000、Indirect Cost: ¥330,000)
Fiscal Year 2014: ¥1,690,000 (Direct Cost: ¥1,300,000、Indirect Cost: ¥390,000)
|Outline of Final Research Achievements
The heart has an ability for self-renewal. It has been suggested that at least there are two factors, cardiac stem cells and activation of cardiac-specific transcription factor(s) are associated with the mechanism. In this study, we determined how deeply these mechanism affected to the renewal by using rodent heart and human tissue samples.