Navigation Links
NYSCF - Robertson investigator publishes research to better understand pluripotent stem cells
Date:3/8/2011

NEW YORK CITY (March 7, 2011) Paul Tesar, PhD, of Case Western Reserve University, a member of the inaugural class of The New York Stem Cell Foundation Robertson Investigators, published his research on the ability to isolate epiblast stem cells from preimplantation mouse embryos. This research enhances our understanding of the many forms of pluriportent stem cells that scientists use for researching so many debilitating diseases.

"I think that this paper will change the way people think about what human ES cells represent from a developmental perspective," said Dr. Kevin Eggan, NYSCF Chief Scientific Officer and Associate Professor of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology at the Harvard Stem Cell Institute.

The study, "Isolation of Epiblast Stem Cells from Preimplantation Mouse Embryos", was published in Cell Stem Cell on March 4th, 2011. In 2007, Dr. Tesar was the lead author on the study that first isolated mouse epiblast stem cells from post-implantation mouse embryos when he was a graduate student in the NIH-Oxford Biomedical Research Scholars program, splitting his time between the two institutions.

Dr. Tesar's research focuses on understanding how different cell types in the nervous system are initially formed during development and how they are maintained throughout adult life. "My hope is that by understanding these basic questions we will be able to prevent or repair damage caused by disease, aging, and injury," said Dr. Tesar. "Research in my lab has the potential to impact a number of devastating neurodegenerative and mental health conditions such as Parkinson's disease, ALS, Hungtington's disease, autism, and multiple sclerosis."

Research in the Tesar lab aims to develop new strategies to restore function in patients afflicted with myelin-based disorders. Loss of myelin results in an impairment in the body's ability to send signals along the neurons. "Dr. Tesar is a wonderful young scientist and the research he is
'/>"/>

Contact: Nadine Woloshin
nwoloshin@rubenstein.com
212-843-8041
New York Stem Cell Foundation
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. SUNZ Insurance Company Selects Scott Robertson as President
2. Scott & White Healthcare pathologist is co-investigator on breast cancer study
3. SEBM Young Investigator Awards for 2010
4. BUSM researcher receives prestigious young investigator award
5. Investigators examine colorectal cancer screening methods among diverse populations
6. University of Utah afib specialist, Marcos Daccarett, M.D., wins Young Investigator Award
7. UT Southwestern investigators perform head-to-head comparison of incontinence treatments
8. BIDMC researcher receives Young Investigator Award from Prostate Cancer Foundation
9. Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation awards $3.1M to 8 top young clinical investigators
10. Investigators identify gene associated with kidney disease in African-American population
11. SWOG names 5 cancer researchers outstanding Young Investigators
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/13/2014)... September 13, 2014 Ticket Down ... concert tickets. This beloved pop-rock group that originally formed in ... studio album. Fans of the group had been anticipating a ... If fans were excited yet about the release of their ... 5 has announced a massive worldwide tour beginning in the ...
(Date:9/13/2014)... Termlifeinsurancequotesonline.org has released a new blog post explaining ... , Smokers can now find affordable life insurance plans ... application process clients have to go through is completing ... , Since smoking will increase life insurance costs, ... Comparing life insurance policies is now simple, as clients ...
(Date:9/13/2014)... September 13, 2014 Bedros Keuilian, founder of ... fitness marketing coach , has always been an advocate of ... most useful days are over, but the post explains that ... need to change. , “A lot of people think of ... says Keuilian. “They run a special and the only thing ...
(Date:9/13/2014)... Gainesville Fit Body Boot Camp is ... Opening celebration today, Saturday, September 13th, 2014. The fitness ... Boot Camp franchise, which is known worldwide for their ... the fast results they’re looking for in as little ... but we make them fun as well,” says ...
(Date:9/13/2014)... 13, 2014 New York is one of ... 23, 2014, Falls Prevention Awareness Day. , Falls are ... those 65 years of age and over. Every 14 seconds, ... a fall-related injury. Every day because of a fall: 223 ... are hospitalized; and two New Yorkers die. The chances of ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Maroon 5 Tickets Now on Sale in Philadelphia, Washington DC, Nashville, San Jose, Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, Tacoma, Saint Paul, Vancouver, San Diego & New York 2Health News:Maroon 5 Tickets Now on Sale in Philadelphia, Washington DC, Nashville, San Jose, Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, Tacoma, Saint Paul, Vancouver, San Diego & New York 3Health News:Smokers Can Qualify for Life Insurance Without Taking a Medical Exam 2Health News:Renegade Fitness Marketing Expert Reveals How Personal Trainers Can Use Groupon More Effectively to Sign New Clients 2Health News:Renegade Fitness Marketing Expert Reveals How Personal Trainers Can Use Groupon More Effectively to Sign New Clients 3Health News:Gainesville Fit Body Boot Camp Announces Grand Opening of New Fitness Boot Camp 2Health News:Gainesville Fit Body Boot Camp Announces Grand Opening of New Fitness Boot Camp 3Health News:The New York Physical Therapy Association Supports a Strong Today – Falls Free® Tomorrow on Falls Prevention Awareness Day 2Health News:The New York Physical Therapy Association Supports a Strong Today – Falls Free® Tomorrow on Falls Prevention Awareness Day 3Health News:The New York Physical Therapy Association Supports a Strong Today – Falls Free® Tomorrow on Falls Prevention Awareness Day 4
... in Screening for,Life-Threatening, Genetic Disease, WASHINGTON, April 9, ... and the District of Columbia in,requiring that all newborns ... addition, the Nevada Department of Health has decided to ... implemented when,state lawmakers set an implementation date., "Early ...
... PA, April 9, 2008 Biological Psychiatry, in ... critically important commentary written by its Editors, members ... This commentary is an urgent public statement, ... individuals affiliated with groups such as the Animal ...
... 31 March 2008: A psychologist at the University of ... care service for heart patients in Bermuda. , The ... Foundation, will help support patients who have been fitted ... to treat irregular heart beats, which can lead to ...
... look at addiction, peer pressure, EAU CLAIRE, ... risks, people still use tobacco products and struggle ... they start,smoking is key to saving lives., ... to:, http://www.prnewswire.com/mnr/realityworks/32615/ The new ySTART(TM) Addiction ...
... SANTA MONICA, Calif., April 9, 2008 ... announced that its,recently-acquired research institute in the ... Ltd or "JSIM", is developing a new,wide-spectrum ... China.,Wetimicin is from the newest generation of ...
... possible to mimic the tactics used by parasites to ... , That is the hope of Dr Shane Grey ... John Dalton from the Institute for the Biotechnology of ... pair has been awarded a $400,000 grant through the ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Three New States Join Efforts to Screen Newborns for Cystic Fibrosis 2Health News:Attacks against medical researchers: Time to take a stand 2Health News:Psychologist develops post-operative care for heart patients in Bermuda 2Health News:Photos: New Smoking Prevention Program Launched in Schools 2Health News:Aida Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces New Antibiotic Drug Under Development 2Health News:Manipulating the immune system like a parasite 2
(Date:9/12/2014)... , Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- 9 th ... 22-24, 2014 – Bethesda, MD ... http://www.fdanews.com/9thInspectionsSummitEarlyBird   Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140912/145652 ... for the next inspection than to get a glimpse ... during and after an inspection. Come to ...
(Date:9/12/2014)... 12, 2014  Lakeland Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... industrial protective clothing for industry, municipalities, healthcare and ... local levels, today announced the global availability of ... Ebola virus.  In response to the increasing demand ... healthcare workers and others being exposed to Ebola, ...
(Date:9/12/2014)... , September 12, 2014 ... by Products (Glucose Monitoring & Infectious Diseases Testing Kits, ... Professional Monitoring), Over the Counter & Prescription Based - ... the global POC Diagnostics Market over the forecast period ... grow at a CAGR of 9.3% from 2013 to ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:FDAnews Announces: Early Bird Registration Discount Ends Sept.19 for 9th Annual Inspections Summit, Oct. 22-24, 2014 2FDAnews Announces: Early Bird Registration Discount Ends Sept.19 for 9th Annual Inspections Summit, Oct. 22-24, 2014 3Lakeland Industries Announces Global Availability of Hazmat Suits for Ebola 2Lakeland Industries Announces Global Availability of Hazmat Suits for Ebola 3Lakeland Industries Announces Global Availability of Hazmat Suits for Ebola 4Point-Of-Care Diagnostic Market Worth $27.5 Billion by 2018 2Point-Of-Care Diagnostic Market Worth $27.5 Billion by 2018 3Point-Of-Care Diagnostic Market Worth $27.5 Billion by 2018 4
... Sept. 29, 2011 The U.S. Food and Drug ... the International Internet Week of Action (IIWA), a cooperative ... and illegal medical products. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090824/FDALOGO ... between Sept. 20 and Sept. 27 is called OPERATION ...
... Sept. 29, 2011 CIVCO ... installed at the Instituto Radioterapia del Este in Puerto ... the Protura system elevates the level of radiation therapy ... need for many patients to travel for treatment. ...
Cached Medicine Technology:FDA Participates in Global Efforts to Protect Consumers and Patients from Unsafe Drugs on the Internet 2FDA Participates in Global Efforts to Protect Consumers and Patients from Unsafe Drugs on the Internet 3FDA Participates in Global Efforts to Protect Consumers and Patients from Unsafe Drugs on the Internet 4CIVCO's Protura™ Installed at Puerto Rico's Instituto Radioterapia del Este 2CIVCO's Protura™ Installed at Puerto Rico's Instituto Radioterapia del Este 3
Immunofluorescence test for detecting RSV in direct specimens and cultures....
Anti-Rotavirus Antigen Assay (ELISA)....
Latex agglutination slide test for the qualitative detection of rotavirus from fecal specimens....
Assay for Anti-PR3 IgG....
Medicine Products: