Joint stem cell study to investigate multiple sclerosis

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Joint stem cell study to investigate multiple sclerosis

Postby MSUK » Thu Oct 21, 2010 1:09 am

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A $2.2 million project by Victorian and Californian researchers will assess whether stem cell therapies can be used to combat diseases such as Multiple Sclerosis and Type-1 diabetes, and help organ transplant recipients.

Speaking at AusBiotech 2010 in Melbourne today, Innovation Minister Gavin Jennings said the Brumby Labor Government had contributed $575,505 to the project, the fifth to be funded through the $28 million Victoria–California Stem Cell Alliance which was established in 2008 under the Biotechnology Strategic Development Plan..........Read More - http://www.msrc.co.uk/index.cfm/fuseact ... geid/1405/
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Postby scorpion » Thu Oct 21, 2010 4:18 am

Great news! Thanks for posting Squif.
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