Unlocking the Potential of Stem Cells to Repair Brain Damage
Read the full article Unlocking the Potential of Stem Cells to Repair Brain Damage at NeuroscienceNews.com.
A QUT scientist is hoping to unlock the potential of stem cells as a way of repairing neural damage to the brain.
The research is in Developmental Biology. (full access paywall)
Research: “Mesenchymal stem cells, neural lineage potential, heparan sulfate proteoglycans and the matrix” by Rachel K. Okolicsanyi, Lyn R. Griffiths, Larisa M. Haupt in Developmental Biology. doi:10.1016/j.ydbio.2014.01.024
Image: Researchers are manipulating adult stem cells from bone marrow to produce a population of cells that can be used to treat brain damage. This image shows neural stem cells and is for illustrative purposes only. Credit Joseph Elsbernd.

Unlocking the Potential of Stem Cells to Repair Brain Damage

Read the full article Unlocking the Potential of Stem Cells to Repair Brain Damage at NeuroscienceNews.com.

A QUT scientist is hoping to unlock the potential of stem cells as a way of repairing neural damage to the brain.

The research is in Developmental Biology. (full access paywall)

Research: “Mesenchymal stem cells, neural lineage potential, heparan sulfate proteoglycans and the matrix” by Rachel K. Okolicsanyi, Lyn R. Griffiths, Larisa M. Haupt in Developmental Biology. doi:10.1016/j.ydbio.2014.01.024

Image: Researchers are manipulating adult stem cells from bone marrow to produce a population of cells that can be used to treat brain damage. This image shows neural stem cells and is for illustrative purposes only. Credit Joseph Elsbernd.