Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Therapeutic Potential of Mesenchymal Stem Cell-Derived Exosomes for Treatment of Contusive Spinal Cord Injury|
Jeffery D. Kocsis
||West Haven, CT
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||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| January 2017 -
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Project Summary/Abstract: Spinal cord injury (SCI) is a major health care issue in our Veteran population. While rehabilitation medicine provides for some therapeutic improvement for SCI there are no medical interventions that lead to protection of neural tissue or induce regenerative responses. However, a number of cell therapy and small molecule approaches to both protect and promote regeneration have been successful in pre-clinical studies using animal models. Intravenous infusions of bone ma...
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