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Kimbrel EA and Lu SJ.
Potential Clinical Applications for Human Pluripotent Stem Cell-Derived Blood Components. Stem Cells International (advanced online publication) Volume 2011, doi: 10.4061/2011/273076 (2011).


Lu SJ, Li F, Yin H, Feng Q, Kimbrel EA, Hahm E, Thon JN, Wang W, Italiano JE, Cho J, and Lanza R.
Platelets generated from human embryonic stem cells are functional in vitro and in the microcirculation of living mice. Cell Research 21(3): 530-545 (2011).


Feng Q, Lu SJ, Klimanskaya I, Gomes I, Kim D, Chung Y, Honig GR, Kim KS, and Lanza R.
Hemangioblastic derivatives from human induced pluripotent stem cells exhibit limited expansion and early senescence. Stem Cells 28(4): 704-712 (2010).


Honig GR, Lu SJ, Feng Q, Vida LN, Lee BS, and Lanza R.
Alpha thalassemia-like globin gene expression by primitive erythrocytes derived from human embryonic stem cells. Hemoglobin 34(2): 145-150 (2010).


Lu SJ, Feng Q, Park JS and Lanza R.
Direct differentiation of red blood cells from human embryonic stem cells. Methods Mol. Bio. 636: 105-121 (2010).


Lu SJ, Ivanova Y, Feng Q, Luo C, and Lanza R.
Hemangioblasts from human embryonic stem cells generate multilayered blood vessels with functional smooth muscle cells. Regenerative Medicine 4: 37-47 (2009).


Lu SJ, Luo C, Holton K, Feng Q, Ivanova Y, and Lanza R.
Robust generation of hemangioblast progenitors from human embryonic stem cells. Regenerative Medicine 3(5): 693-704 (2008).


Lu SJ, Feng Q, Park JS, Vida L, Lee BS, Strausbauch M, Wettstein PJ, Honig GR, and Lanza R.
Biologic Properties and Enucleation of Red Blood Cells from Human Embryonic Stem Cells. Blood 112(12): 4362-4363 (2008).


Bouhassira, Eric E
Toward the manufacture of red blood cells? -Comment on Lu et al. Blood 112(12): 4362-4363 (2008).


Lu SJ, Feng Q, Caballero S, Chen Y, Moore MAS, Grant MB, and Lanza R.
Generation of functional hemangioblasts from human embryonic stem cells. Nature Methods 4(6): 501-508 (2007).