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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.

Audience
Neuroscientists, psychologists, neurologists

Included in series
Progress in Brain Research

Hardbound, 408 Pages

Published: December 2012

Imprint: Elsevier

ISBN: 978-0-444-59544-7

Contents

    1. Preface
      Stephen Dunnett and Anders Björklund

    2. Transplantation in the Future
      Fred H. Gage

      Stroke

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

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

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

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

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

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

      Retinal and Cortical Repair

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

    10. Generation of Cortical Neurons from Pluripotent Stem Cells
      Pierre Vanderhaeghen

      Spinal Cord Repair

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

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

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

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

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

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

    17. Transplantation of Mesenchymal Stem Cells in ALS

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

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