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Unlocking the Secrets of the Universe to Combat Neurodegenerative Diseases: NASA’s SpaceX CRS-30 Mission

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In an unprecedented move towards understanding and potentially halting the progression of neurodegenerative diseases, NASA’s SpaceX CRS-30 Mission, in collaboration with the National Stem Cell Foundation, is set to launch its 6th investigation into the mysteries of these conditions. This mission marks a significant step forward in the fight against debilitating diseases like Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s […]

BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics Advances ALS Treatment with Phase 3b Trial of NurOwn®

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In a significant stride towards combating neurodegenerative diseases, BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics Inc. has announced its submission of a Special Protocol Assessment (SPA) request to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for a Phase 3b study of NurOwn®, its pioneering investigational treatment for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). This move, following a constructive in-person meeting with […]

Stem Cells in Space: The Unexpected Solution to Age-Related Diseases?

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Age-related diseases like stroke, cancer, dementia, and other neurodegenerative conditions present significant challenges to patients and families, and pose an escalating health burden in the United States. Stem cell-based therapies may provide a solution, but creating large numbers of stem cells is challenging. To address this, scientists in regenerative medicine are using the International Space […]