Tag Archives: stem cell biology

Getting a grip on hand function at Dalhousie University

Professor and neurosurgeon Dr. Rob Brownstone and postdoctoral fellow Dr. Tuan Bui have identified the spinal cord circuit that controls the hands’ ability to grasp. The world’s leading neuroscience journal, Neuron, published the breakthrough finding in its latest issue. The … Continue reading

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What the Community Wants to Know! Aileen Anderson PhD, Stephen Huhn MD and Dr Thomas Answer Questions about StemCells Inc.

These online video presentations from the W2W 2012 symposium are only made possible through your generous contributions to U2FP. Aileen Anderson PhD,  Stephen Huhn MD, Dr. Jonathan Thomas answer questions about the StemCells Inc. human clinical trial in Zurich.

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Neuralstem Receives FDA Approval for Chronic SCI Trial

ROCKVILLE, Md., Jan. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Neuralstem, Inc. (NYSE MKT: CUR) announced that it received approval from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to commence a Phase I safety trial of its lead cell therapy candidate, NSI-566, … Continue reading

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What The Community Wants To Know! Dr. Hans Keirstead and Dr. Paul Lu Answer Questions About Neural Stem Cells at Working 2 Walk 2012

These online video presentations from the W2W 2012 symposium are only made possible through your generous contributions to U2FP. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Dr. Hans Keirstead ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Dr. Paul Lu

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Roman Reed Foundation announces funding for paralysis research projects featured at Working 2 Walk 2012

Two presenters from Unite 2 Fight Paralysis’s 2012 Working 2 Walk Symposium held in Irvine California last month have been funded by the Roman Reed Foundation Research Grant Program. The announcement was posted on the the Roman Reed Foundation Website. … Continue reading

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Mark Tuszynski, MD, PhD. – Presents at Working 2 Walk 2012

These online video presentations from the W2W 2012 symposium are only made possible through your generous contributions to U2FP. Mark Tuszynski, MD, PhD Professor of Neurosciences, Director of the Center for Neural Repair, UC San Diego “Neural Stem Cells for … Continue reading

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Aileen Anderson, PhD. – Presents at Working 2 Walk 2012

These online video presentations from the W2W 2012 symposium are only made possible through your generous contributions to U2FP. Aileen Anderson, PhD. Associate Professor, Reeve-Irvine Research Center “Stem Cell Strategies for Spinal Cord Injury: Managing the Microenvironment” Dr. Anderson investigates … Continue reading

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Dr. Keith Tansey: Shepherds Center – SCI-Animal Studies- Stem Cells-Clinical Trials-Translation-Stem Cell Clinical Trials

SCI-Animal Studies- Stem Cells-Clinical Trials-Translation-Stem Cell Clinical Trials Dr. Keith Tansey from Shepherds Center Additional Information: 

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Cell-Based Therapies for SCI: Lessons Learned in Planning and Conducting Two Phase 1 Safety Trials Over the Past 18 Years

Ed Wirth, MD, PhD Spinal Cord Injury Clinical Scientist  

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Dr. Michael Fehlings – bioengineered strategies for cervical spinal cord injury and chronic SCI

Michael Fehlings, MD, PhD, FRCSC, FACS, Professor of Neurosurgery, University of Toronto, Gerald and Tootsie Halbert Chair in Neural Repair and Regeneration, Medical Director, Krembil Neuroscience Center. Stem cells and bioengineered strategies for cervical spinal cord injury. Published on Nov … Continue reading

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