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A new weapon against stroke

UC Davis stem cell study uncovers the brain-protective powers of astrocytes (SACRAMENTO, Calif.) -- One of regenerative medicine's greatest goals is to develop new treatments for stroke. So far, stem cell research for the disease has focused on developing therapeutic neurons — the primary movers of electrical impulses in the brain — to repair tissue

A new weapon against stroke: Stem cell study uncovers the brain-protective powers of astrocytes

Medical XPress, by Staff ~ July 23, 2013 One of regenerative medicine's greatest goals is to develop new treatments for stroke. So far, stem cell research for the disease has focused on developing therapeutic neurons—the primary movers of electrical impulses in the brain—to repair tissue damaged when oxygen to the brain is limited by a

July 23rd, 2013|Categories: Disease Specific, Stroke|Tags: , , |