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The Best Doctors in America work at USF Health
USF Health continues to have a strong presence on the annual Best Doctors in America® survey. This year, the local list included 119 physicians who currently work at […]
Funding continues for comprehensive ALS care across Florida
The Florida Legislature has renewed funding for the Bitner/Plante Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Initiative of Florida, once again providing $1 million to ALS clinics around the state that provide […]
USF neuroscientist featured in Family Circle magazine
Center of Excellence for Aging and Brain Repair neuroscientist, Dr. Paula Bickford, is featured in an article in Family Circle magazine. The article is part of a monthlong wellness challenge by Rachel Peachman. Dr. Bickford was interviewed about her ongoing research related to the health benefits of blueberries.
US patent issued for the treatment of ALS with cord blood cells
Center of Excellence for Aging and Brain Repair scientists have been awarded a United States patent for their pioneering discoveries related to the treatment of ALS with umbilical cord blood cells.
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USF researchers find far-reaching, microvascular damage in uninjured side of brain after stroke
USF-VA study finds long-term consequences for traumatic brain injury sufferers
Five USF Health researchers elected 2012 AAAS Fellows
USF and Saneron find additional benefits of cord blood cells in mice modeling ALS
USF awarded $1.57 M to study TBI, other battlefield-related conditions
USF Health faculty receive inaugural Veterans Reintegration Research Awards
USF researchers get $2.6 million NIH grant to investigate new post-stroke therapy
PHYSICIAN SPOTLIGHT: Paula C. Bickford, PhD
USF study finds blood-brain barrier damaged by devastating disease
Naturally-occurring brain chemical may help in understanding Parkinson's disease
Human placenta-derived stem cells show therapeutic potential in mouse models of stroke
Stimulating brain's immune response may provide treatment for Alzheimer's disease
USF scientists test blue-green algae for treating ALS
USF Brain repair researchers prominent in Agin and Disease special issue
USF, Saneron get $2.6M NIH grant to develop umbilical cord blood cell therapy for AD
USF, Cryo-Cell and Saneron collaborate on Florida-funded biotech project
Emerging biotechnologies need independent ethics consortium
Are maternal infections linked to autism?
Are there too many stem cell journals?
Boosting SIRT1 in mice does not improve memory, but if gene is missing memory suffers
NT-020 boosts neural stem cell proliferation and memory performance in aged rats
New USF patent on technology that helps get treatment past the blood-brain barrier
Paula C. Bickford, PhD, professor of neurosurgery and pharmacology, elected ASNTR president for 2011-2012.
USF-based cell transplantation journal gets high marks
Mannitol boosts effectiveness of cord blood treatment
Do we clamp the umbilical cord too soon?