Tuesday, April 28
7:00 am - 9:00 am
208 New Neurons: The Future of Regenerative Therapy
Moderator(s): Scott Douglas Simon, MD, FAANS
Panelist(s): Kendall H. Lee, MD, PhD, FAANS; Cindi Morshead, PhD (Canada); Gary K. Steinberg, MD, PhD, FAANS
Participants hear about the present state and future directions of therapies designed to regenerate neural tissue lost in stroke.
- Review the state of stem cell therapy for ischemic stroke.
- Discuss the potential of virus-mediated astrocyte to neuron conversion in stroke.
- Discuss machine-human interface in the recovery of function.