European Consortium for Stem Cell Therapy in Neurodegenerative Desease



European Consortium for Stem Cell Therapy in Neurodegenerative Diseases

is a 4-year FP7 European Union funded Project which has been awarded a total budget of 11.9 million €, led by Coordinator Prof. Elena Cattaneo – University of Milan and Deputy Coordinator Prof. Anders Björklund – Lund University. NeuroStemcell, which comprises 13 academic partners and 2 SMEs and 1 Research Enterprise from 6 European countries and the United States of America, is formed to create a world-leading consortium that can develop stem cell based therapies for Parkinson´s disease and Huntington´s disease toward clinical application...Read more »


Stem cell transplants for Parkinson’s disease edging closer

Nov. 6th 2014

A major breakthrough in the development of stem cell-derived brain cells towards the first ever stem cell transplantations in people with Parkinson’s disease

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Project Termination

May 31st, 2013

The NeuroStemcell project completed its 4 and 1/2 years of activity on 31st May 2013, this website remains online as a reference archive

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Making new neurons in the living brain

The National Geographic blog reports about an exciting development of NeuroStemcell research

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12th Annual Meeting ISSCR

June, 18 -21 Vancouver

We invite you to participate in the 12th Annual Meeting, June 18-21 in Vancouver. Connect with other scientists, clinicians, educators and [...]

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Hydra Summerschool IX

7-14 September 2013

Registration open until May 3rd !!

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NeuroStemcell Workshop

September 11th - 13th, 2012

Designing phase I clinical trial with transplantation of candidate cell line in Parkinson’s disease

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