Navigation Links
Neuralstem updates clinical trial progress
Date:5/24/2010

ROCKVILLE, Maryland, May 24, 2010 Neuralstem, Inc. (NYSE Amex: CUR) updated the progress of its ongoing Phase I human clinical trial to treat ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig's disease) at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. The company announced that, after reviewing the safety data from the first cohort of three patients, the Safety Monitoring Board has approved moving to the next cohort and transplantation of the fourth patient. The first cohort of patients received five injections of the Company's spinal cord stem cells on one side of the spinal cord. The second cohort of three patients will receive ten injections, five on each side of the cord.

About The Trial

The FDA-approved Phase I trial to evaluate the safety of Neuralstem's spinal cord stem cells in the treatment of ALS has been underway since January, 2010. The trial will ultimately consist of up to 18 ALS patients, who will be examined at regular intervals post-surgery, with final review of the data to come six months after the last patient is treated.


'/>"/>

Contact: Deanne Eagle
deanneeagle@gmail.com
917-837-5866
Neuralstem, Inc.
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Neuralstem Receives Approval To Commence First ALS Stem Cell Trial at Emory ALS Center
2. Sutter Health Surgical Team Sends Updates From Haiti
3. CCH Updates Briefings on Tax Provisions of Estate Tax, Tax Extender, Health Care Reform Bills
4. Sunquest Announces Major Software Updates and Enhancements
5. Global Medical Products (GMDP) Selects Mina Mar Group as Its Corporate Advisor And Updates
6. American Traveler Offers New Healthcare Jobs Hourly, Updates Via Job RSS & Twitter
7. Clone Systems, Inc. Updates PCI Solutions for Level 1 & 2 Merchants
8. FDA Updates Import Alert 71-04 for Salmonella Contaminated Animal Feeds: Many Non-U.S. Firms Affected According to FDAImports.com, LLC
9. New "howsthepatient" iPhone App Provides a Simple, Seamless Way to Send Health Updates to Friends and Family
10. Drug Information Association (DIA) Announces New Clinical Safety and Pharmacovigilance Certificate Program
11. FDA Issues Guidance to Help Streamline Medical Device Clinical Trials
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/2/2016)... ... December 02, 2016 , ... The ... Waikiki Beach Resort and Spa in Honolulu, offering local frontline clinicians the opportunity ... management. , The demand for supplemental training related to pain management has ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... ... 02, 2016 , ... Rijuven Corp launches rejiva ( http://www.rejiva.com ), a unique ... other wearable health technology on the market can deliver all that rejiva can. , ... insights about their health than the usual heart rate and steps taken”, adds Evens ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... ... 02, 2016 , ... Clarify Health Solutions, Inc., the leading ... in an initial round of funding. The round was led by experienced investors ... receive far better care through the application of the best technologies from other ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... , ... December 02, 2016 , ... ... Laboratory Scientist & Author of Type 2 Diabetes: The Owner’s Manual, http://realtimepressrelease.com/press-releases-tagged-with/daryl-wein ... Sharon Kleyne Hour Power of Water, Global Climate Change and Your Health radio ...
(Date:11/30/2016)... ... November 30, 2016 , ... Northridge ... in-house dental plan for all patients. Understanding that budget can play a part ... a number of perks, including discounts on many valuable dental treatments. Options for ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:12/2/2016)... December 2, 2016 bioLytical Laboratories, ein Weltführer bei ... den Mitgliedern des Apothekenbundes von Kenia eingeführt. ... ... INSTI HIV Self Test! (PRNewsFoto/bioLytical Laboratories) ...      (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20161201/444905 ) bioLytical ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... Orthopedic Implants (Including Spinal Implants, Reconstructive Joint Implants, ... Significant Market Share Owing to a Large Global Baby Boomer ... ... According to a new report by Persistence Market Research titled ... Type Segment Projected to Witness a Significantly High CAGR Through ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... , December 2, 2016 On ... trading session in red, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average ... the close of US markets, which prompted Stock-callers this morning ... NuVasive Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA ), Smith & Nephew ... NXTM ), and Cesca Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: