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Neuroscience Seminar Series - Valentina Fossati

Tuesday, February 23, 2016
4:00pm – 5:00pm

UConn Health
Low Learning Center

Dr. Valentina Fossati NYSCF - Helmsley Investigator The New York Stem Cell Foundation Research Institute, NY

Title: "hiPSC-derived glia to model progressive multiple sclerosis”

Related citations: Efficient generation of myelinating oligodendrocytes from primary progressive multiple sclerosis patients by induced pluripotent stem cells. Douvaras P, Wang J, Zimmer M, Hanchuk S, O'Bara MA, Sadiq S, Sim FJ, Goldman J, Fossati V.Stem Cell Reports. 2014 Aug 12;3(2):250-9. doi: 10.1016/j.stemcr.2014.06.012. Epub 2014 Jul 24. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25254339

Generation and isolation of oligodendrocyte progenitor cells from human pluripotent stem cells. Douvaras P, Fossati V. Nat Protoc. 2015 Aug;10(8):1143-54. doi: 10.1038/nprot.2015.075. Epub 2015 Jul 2. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26134954

Contact:

Jody Gridley, gridley@uchc.edu, 860-679-8787

Neuroscience Department at UConn Health (primary), Physiology & Neurobiology, Psychology - Undergraduate Program, UConn Master Calendar

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