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Functional Neural Transplantation III

Primary and Stem Cell Therapies for Brain Repair, Part II

This issue of Progress in Brain Research is split over 2 volumes, bringing together cutting-edge research on Functional Neural Transplantation. The 2 volumes review current knowledge and understanding, provide a starting point for researchers and practitioners entering the field, and build a platform for further research and discovery.

Neuroscientists, psychologists, neurologists

Included in series
Progress in Brain Research

Hardbound, 408 Pages

Published: December 2012

Imprint: Elsevier

ISBN: 978-0-444-59544-7


    1. Preface
    2. Stephen Dunnett and Anders Björklund

    3. Transplantation in the Future
    4. Fred H. Gage


    5. Neural Differentiation and Support of Neuroregeneration of Non-Neural Adult Stem Cells
    6. Rojin Abraham and Catherine M. Verfaillie

    7. Stem Cell Repair of Striatal Ischemia
    8. Zaal Kokaia and Olle Lindvall

    9. In-vivo Imaging of Cell Transplants in Experimental Ischemia
    10. Joanna Adamczak and Mathias Hoehn

    11. Bone Marrow Stem Cells in Experimental Stroke
    12. Jeffery D. Kocsis and Osamu Honmou

    13. Advantages and Challenges of Alternative Sources of Adult-Derived Stem Cells for Brain Repair in Stroke
    14. Paul R. Sanberg, David J. Eve, Christopher Metcalf and Cesario V. Borlongan

    15. Prospects for Stem Cell-Derived Therapy in Stroke
    16. John D. Sinden, Indira Vishnubhatla and Keith W. Muir

      Retinal and Cortical Repair

    17. Generation of Retinal Cells from Pluripotent Stem Cells
    18. Zi-Bing Jin and Masayo Takahashi

    19. Generation of Cortical Neurons from Pluripotent Stem Cells
    20. Pierre Vanderhaeghen

      Spinal Cord Repair

    21. A Glio-Centric View of Repair
    22. Ying Li, Daqing Li and Geoffrey Raisman

    23. Current Status of Myelin Replacement Therapies in Multiple Sclerosis
    24. Jeffrey K. Huang and Robin J.M. Franklin

    25. Stem Cell-Based Treatments for Spinal Cord Injury
    26. Lindsey A. Wyatt and Hans S. Keirstead

    27. The challenges of Long-Distance Axon Regeneration in the Injured CNS
    28. Daniel J. Chew, James W. Fawcett and Melissa R. Andrews

    29. Schwann Cell Transplantation: A Repair Strategy for Spinal Cord Injury?
    30. Ryan R. Wiliams and Mary Bartlett Bunge

    31. Generation of Motor Neurons from Pluripotent Stem Cells
    32. Peter H. Chipman, Jeremy S. Toma and Victor F. Rafuse

    33. Transplantation of Mesenchymal Stem Cells in ALS

      Letizia Mazzini, Alessandro Vercelli, Ivana Ferrero, Marina Boido, Roberto Cantello and Franca Fagioli


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