Neuralstem in the News
ALS stem cell trial begins at U-M Health System with first two patients receiving injections
The first two NSI-566/ALS patients to be treated at the University of Michigan Health System and the Phase II trial are the focus of this article that also introduces Parag Patil, MD, PhD, the U-M neurosurgeon and biomedical engineer, who performed the surgeries. Dr. Patil is an engineering consultant to Neuralstem to further develop its proprietary cell therapy-delivery device.
Phase II of ALS stem cell trial underway at Emory and University of Michigan
Emory’s NSI-566/ALS Site Principal Investigator, Jonathan D. Glass, MD, and Co-Investigator and Neurosurgeon Nicholas M. Boulis, MD, who designed Neuralstem’s proprietary, patented spinal platform and floating cannula specifically for the world’s first delivery of cells directly into the gray matter of the spinal cord, are interviewed about the Phase II trial now underway.
ALS patient walking, showing improvement after stem cell treatment
FOX News Detroit’s Deena Centofanti speaks with NSI-566/ALS Principal Investigator Eva Feldman, MD, PhD, and Phase I patient, Ted Harada, in a “Health Works” feature on Neuralstem’s “landmark study” with collaborators at the University of Michigan and Emory University, on the eve of the Phase II trial.
Neuralstem’s Pipeline Addresses Enormous Unmet Medical Needs
A comprehensive overview of Neuralstem’s NSI-566 cell therapy clinical trials for unmet medical needs – ALS, spinal cord injury, and ischemic stroke – as well as Neuralstem’s novel small molecule drug, NSI-189, nearing the conclusion of its Phase Ib trial in major depressive disorder, expected in the second half of 2013, is the focus of this to-the-minute article.
ALS patient improving with stem-cell treatments
Jeff Dore visits NSI-566/ALS Phase I patient Ted Harada, who shares his story, claiming he's "the luckiest man on the face of the earth." Site Principal Investigator, Emory's Jonathan D. Glass, MD, is also interviewed, in advance of the Phase II trial.
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