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11:00 AM
Aug 16, 2017
 |  BC Innovations  |  Distillery Therapeutics


INDICATION: Parkinson’s disease (PD); neurology

Mouse studies suggest electromagnetized nanoparticle-mediated in situ reprogramming of somatic cells into dopaminergic neurons could help treat PD. The reprogramming therapy involves lentiviral vectors encoding the dopaminergic neuron transcription factors ASCL1, LMX1A, NURR1 and PITX3 and gold nanoparticles coated with an integrin-interacting peptide to promote interaction...

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