Monthly Archives: April 2015

New sites for InVivo’s neurospinal scaffold trial.

InVivo Therapeutics has announced three new sites have been added to the company’s ongoing pilot study of its Neuro-Spinal Scaffold in patients with acute spinal cord injury (SCI): Keck Hospital of University of Southern California (USC) in Los Angeles, CA UC Davis Medical Center…

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Travel Grant awarded to Chris Turner

Working under Dr Lachlan Thompson at the Florey Institute, Christopher Turner is in the third year of his PhD studies. His project involves stem cell based therapies for the regrowth of neurons in spinal cord injury focusing on the survival and integration…

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1,000 year old remedy kills MRSA superbug

Take cropleek and garlic, of both equal quantities, pound them well together… take wine and bullocks gall, mix with the leek… let it stand nine days in the brass vessel… This ninth-century Anglo-Saxon remedy for eye infections has been found to…

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