TITLE

Long-Awaited, Global Trial of Fetal Cells for Parkinson's

AUTHOR(S)
Fox, Cynthia
PUB. DATE
July 2014
SOURCE
Bioscience Technology;7/21/2014, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the global trial of the fetal cell transplant for Parkinson's diseases (PD) patients and embryonic stem (ES) cell PD therapies highlighted at the 2014 International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR) meeting. Topics discussed include an outline of the fetal cell TRANSEURO PD trial by researcher Roger Barker and sponsored by the European Union and neurologist Lorenz Studer's description of how his team created human dopamine neurons that survived long-term.
ACCESSION #
97487862

 

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