Transplantation of cultured human neuronal cells for patients with stroke

@article{Kondziolka2000TransplantationOC,
  title={Transplantation of cultured human neuronal cells for patients with stroke},
  author={Douglas Kondziolka and Lawrence R. Wechsler and Sidney Goldstein and Carolyn C. Meltzer and Keith R. Thulborn and James M. Gebel and Peter J. Jannetta and Sharon Decesare and Elaine M. Elder and Michael P. Mcgrogan and Miriam A. Reitman and Latonya Bynum},
  journal={Neurology},
  year={2000},
  volume={55},
  pages={565 - 569}
}
Article abstract Transplantation of cultured neuronal cells is safe in animal models and improves motor and cognitive deficits in rats with stroke. The authors studied the safety and feasibility of human neuronal cellular transplantation in patients with basal ganglia stroke and fixed motor deficits, including 12 patients (aged 44 to 75 years) with an infarct 6 months to 6 years previously (stable for at least 2 months). Serial evaluations (12 to 18 months) showed no adverse cell-related… 

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