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:5/4/2015)... Visiopharm, the leader in image analysis for diagnostic ... round of financing with NorthCap Partners . The ... Visiopharm to further accelerate business growth and strengthen their ... diagnostic digital pathology solutions. , "It has been exciting ... solution has energized the pathologists, and how fast we ...
(Date:5/4/2015)... 05, 2015 The National Association ... as a 2015-2016 inductee into its VIP Woman ... prestigious distinction for leadership in business. NAPW is the ... more than 700,000 members and over 200 operating Local ... important honor,” says NAPW President Star Jones. “Her perseverance, ...
(Date:5/4/2015)... NY (PRWEB) May 05, 2015 ... Elizabeth Moncada as a 2015-2016 inductee into ... is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in ... exclusively for professional women, boasting more than 700,000 members ... to welcome Elizabeth into this exceptional group of professional ...
(Date:5/4/2015)... UK (PRWEB) May 04, 2015 During ... witness a 7.7% CAGR. Currently, the European and APAC ... world, while the North American probiotic market lags behind ... local population. , The North American probiotic market ... over 58%), followed by Canada and Mexico. The North ...
(Date:5/4/2015)... May 04, 2015 Malibu Biotech ... antiseptic breath spray. KissSafe™ is the first personal ... safer experience while adding fresh breath appeal. KissSafe™ ... effectively kills germs in the mouth and oral ... contains ingredients that possess additional wellness benefits. KissSafe’s ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Visiopharm Closes Investment Round to Grow Diagnostic Digital Pathology Business 2Health News:Visiopharm Closes Investment Round to Grow Diagnostic Digital Pathology Business 3Health News:NAPW Inducts Patti Hommes, Director of Advancement Services, Springside Chestnut Hill Academy, a 2015-2016 Professional Woman of the Year Circle 2Health News:National Association of Professional Women Inducts Elizabeth Moncada, Owner, Moncada Center for Orofacial Pain, into its 2015-2016 VIP Woman of the Year Circle 2Health News:North America Probiotic Market to Increase by 2019, Announces MicroMarketMonitor in Its New Research Report Recently Published at MarketPublishers.com 2Health News:80 Million Germs from Kissing - Introducing KissSafe™ 2
... Sept. 30 Arizona,s Purchasing & Assistance Collaborative for ... "pacer"), has selected Noteworthy Medical Systems, Inc., a CompuGROUP ... for the ambulatory sector, as one of only two ... the state of Arizona. , The unique PACeHR program ...
... not helped by one medication feel better with two, ... People with nerve pain respond better to a combination ... to treatment with either drug alone, according to Canadian ... could be used to help people who only ...
... Palo Alto Networks(TM), the leader in next-generation firewalls, today ... Computer Forensics Show 2009, taking place Oct. 5 - 6 ... at Palo Alto Networks, will present "What,s on Your Network? ... Security Track on Oct. 6. Information about the conference can ...
... ... deployed a new communications solution, PerfectServe, to connect its doctors and nurses so they can ... Warren, ... recently deployed a new communications solution, PerfectServe , to connect its doctors and nurses ...
... BELLEVUE, Wash., Sept. 30 Edifecs, Inc., the ... today it is providing a free Commercial-Off-The-Shelf (COTS) ... Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requirements ... marks Edifecs, third free software offering (after the ...
... CHENGDU, China, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ ... a developer, manufacturer and,supplier of modernized traditional Chinese medicine ... will present at the Roth,China Conference, to be held ... Mr. Stewart Lor, Director, is scheduled ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Noteworthy Medical Systems Selected as a Preferred EHR Vendor for Arizona's PACeHR Purchasing & Assistance Collaborative 2Health News:Noteworthy Medical Systems Selected as a Preferred EHR Vendor for Arizona's PACeHR Purchasing & Assistance Collaborative 3Health News:Drug Combo May Offer Best Relief for Nerve Pain 2Health News:Palo Alto Networks to Present at the Computer Forensics Show 2009 2Health News:Henry Ford Macomb Hospital Deploys PerfectServe at Warren Campus to Improve Communication, Better Coordinate Care 2Health News:Edifecs(TM) Provides Free Commercial-Off-The-Shelf (COTS) Solution for Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) 2Health News:Tianyin Pharmaceutical, Co. to Present at the Roth China Conference on October 14 at 12:30 pm ET 2Health News:Tianyin Pharmaceutical, Co. to Present at the Roth China Conference on October 14 at 12:30 pm ET 3
(Date:5/4/2015)... May 4, 2015 Former NASA scientist ... last week where he discussed Theradome™, the first portable ... The FOX segment shows firsthand how, via laser technology, ... loss solution that will not require surgery or medication.  ... at the base of the hair follicle, which is ...
(Date:5/4/2015)... and TORONTO , May 4, ... (OTCQB:GNBT) today announced that it intends to dividend to ... upon completion of a definitive licensing agreement to license ... ( www.smoofi.com ) (OTCQB:SMFI). As announced on ... of intent in respect of the licensing of its ...
(Date:5/4/2015)...  Impax Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ: IPXL ) announced ... appointing  Donna M. Hughes, as Senior Vice President, Human ... Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer. Both Ms. Hughes and ... Executive Officer, Fred Wilkinson . "We ... Impax team," said Fred Wilkinson , President and ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:FOX News Features Theradome as the Take-Home Solution to Tackle Baldness 2Generex Announces Intention to Dividend a Portion of Anticipated SMFI Securities to Its Stockholders upon a Reverse Stock Split 2Generex Announces Intention to Dividend a Portion of Anticipated SMFI Securities to Its Stockholders upon a Reverse Stock Split 3Generex Announces Intention to Dividend a Portion of Anticipated SMFI Securities to Its Stockholders upon a Reverse Stock Split 4Generex Announces Intention to Dividend a Portion of Anticipated SMFI Securities to Its Stockholders upon a Reverse Stock Split 5Impax Strengthens Leadership Team by Adding New Senior Vice Presidents for Human Resources and Compliance 2Impax Strengthens Leadership Team by Adding New Senior Vice Presidents for Human Resources and Compliance 3
... on complex cases, facility called ,future of hospital care, ... announces the opening of the Hamon Tower, the largest expansion ... intensive care for the region,s most critically ill patients. , ... new clinical programs for ICU patients, Hamon Tower is designed ...
... IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 2 ISTA Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... financial results after market close on November 3, 2009. In ... p.m. Eastern Time to discuss these results and provide a ... , Time: 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time , Conference call ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Hamon Tower Features Critical Care Advances, Potential for Reduced Costs 2
... the only in-office test approved by the FDA ... BladderChek Test is a painless and non-invasive assay, ... elevated levels of NMP22 protein. Healthy individuals generally ... the urine. However, the level of NMP22 protein ...
Used for measuring rectal pressure during urodynamic studies. All-silicone construction provides maximum softness and biocompatibility for enhanced patient comfort. Supplied sterile in peel-open pack...
Used for suprapubic monitoring of bladder pressures. Suprapubic urodynamic studies avoid the effects of urethral catheterization and eliminate the need for a double bladder puncture. Supplied sterile...
... point-of-care (POC) diagnosis of patients with acute ... embolism. For use in doctors offices or ... counts, the Cardiac reader analyzer allows the ... D-Dimer from a single whole blood sample ...
Medicine Products: