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Potential cell therapy for liver cirrhosis - Safety clinical trial

Liver disease patients could one day benefit from a new macrophage cell therapy that has just completed its first clinical trial, published in Nature Medicine (07 October 2019). Professor Stuart…

From  Robin Morton on October 7th, 2019 0 likes 58 plays 0  

Anne Rowling Clinic announcement Sep 2019

J.K. Rowling donates further £15m to multiple sclerosis research The author J.K. Rowling has donated £15.3m to the University of Edinburgh to help improve the lives of people with…

From  Rebecca Devon on September 11th, 2019 0 likes 353 plays 0  

Fish immune cells lend clues to spinal cord repair

Scientists have found the immune system plays a key role in helping zebrafish nerve cells to regenerate after injury. The findings offer clues for developing treatments that could one day help people…

From  Jennifer Middleton on November 8th, 2018 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Mending myelin: orchestrating brain repair in MS

In her inaugural lecture Professor Anna Williams discusses how studying human MS brain tissue and laboratory models of remyelination can increase our understanding of how this repair process works…

From  Peter Crooks on May 1st, 2018 0 likes 401 plays 0  

Multiple Sclerosis: success, challenges and hope

Wednesday, 17th February 2016 Dr Anna Williams, MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine at the University of Edinburgh; and Dr Dave Lyons, Centre for Neuroregeneration at the University of Edinburgh…

From  Jillian Hosie on May 24th, 2016 0 likes 55 plays 0