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USF and Saneron get $2.6 million to develop Alzheimer's treatment using umbilical cord blood cells
Date:10/5/2010

erative diseases does not promote a strong immune response, so rejection is not a problem, Dr. Tan said. The potential for HUBCs to promote an anti-inflammatory response may provide overall benefits. Inflammation is a biochemical component of Alzheimer's disease.

Saneron CCEL Therapeutics, Inc. worked with USF to develop a HUBC cell technology platform called the U-CORD-CELL program. The program aims to improve the quality of life for patients by developing and producing innovative, high-quality treatments for neurological and cardiac diseases.

"This grant will afford Saneron the opportunity to bring the U-CORD-CELL technology to the clinic in the pursuit of a potential therapy for those suffering from Alzheimer's disease," Kuzmin-Nichols said.

According to USF senior vice president for research and innovation, Karen Holbrook, PhD, this collaborative work between USF and Saneron is the "essence of technology transfer."

"The best outcome for this kind of collaboration is when technology developed at the university is taken to the patient's bedside," said Dr. Holbrook. "USF is happy and proud to be working with Saneron on this most important research."


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Contact: Randolph Fillmore
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813-974-0868
University of South Florida (USF Health)
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