From bone marrow stromal cells to Schwann cells – in vitro route to specification and utility in re-myelination therapy


Grant Data
Project Title
From bone marrow stromal cells to Schwann cells – in vitro route to specification and utility in re-myelination therapy
Principal Investigator
Professor Shum, Daisy Kwok Yan   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Chan Ying Shing   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Ao Qiang   (Co-principal investigator)
Duration
36
Start Date
2012-01-01
Completion Date
2014-12-31
Amount
700000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Bone marrow stromal cells, Schwann cells dervied in vitro, cell-seeded chitosan conduit, post-traumatic axonal regrowth, re-myelination therapy
Discipline
Nervous System (Obsolete),Regenerative Medicine
Panel
Medicine
Sponsor
NSFC/RGC Joint Research Scheme
HKU Project Code
N_HKU 741/11
Grant Type
NSFC/RGC Joint Research Scheme
Funding Year
2011/2012
Status
Completed