07:00 , Oct 25, 2012 |  BC Innovations  |  Targets & Mechanisms

Myelination from neural stem cells

University of California, San Francisco , Oregon Health & Science University and StemCells Inc. have found that neural stem cell transplants could remyelinate axons and treat myelination disorders including Pelizaeus-Merzbacher disease. 1,2 The biotech is...
07:00 , Apr 13, 2009 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

Biovista preclinical data

In a mouse model of MS, BVA-101 significantly reduced symptoms, the magnitude of which was statistically similar to reductions induced by dexamethasone. BVA-101, which is an undisclosed drug that Biovista is repositioning for MS, showed...