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New ADIPOA2 research published from Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Montpellier

‘Mesenchymal stem cells derived exosomes and microparticles protect cartilage and bone from degradation in osteoarthritis’ by authors: Stella Cosenza, Maxime Ruiz, Karine Toupet, Christian Jorgensen & Danièle Noël was published online on 24 November 2017 in the open access Nature publication Scientific Reports. Abstract: Mesenchymal stem or stromal cells (MSCs) exert chondroprotective effects in preclinical models of osteoarthritis (OA). Most […]

ADIPOA2 meets the public at the Galway Science & Technology Festival 2017

ADIPOA-2 researchers at NUI Galway exhibited at the Galway Science and Technology Forum on 26 November 2017. In excess of 20,000 people attended the exhibition day. The NUI Galway regenerative medicine stand was the brainchild of Dr Siobhán Gaughan who works across several EU-funded stem cell projects coordinated at NUI Galway. Researchers Georgina Shaw, Amy Burke […]

ADIPOA-2 will present at EU-MSC2 meeting in Leiden in September

Hosted by Leiden University Medical Center, the EU MSC2 2017 meeting in Leiden, NL on September 12th and 13th will assemble twelve EU-funded, mesenchymal stromal cell-focussed consortia. Projects to be presented include: REDDSTAR, REACH, Nephstrom, SCIENCE, VISICORT and Adipoa-2, AUTOSTEM, BOOSTB4, SEPCELL, RESSTORE,  RETHRIM, Stellar, MERLIN, and RESPINE. This two day, interactive meeting will be held at the Stadsgehoorzaal Leiden. Three overarching aspects of the EU-MSC2 meeting include: mechanisms […]

ADIPOA2 Trial Commences in Italy

ADIPOA2’s Italian partners, Instituto Ortopedico Rizzoli de Bologna, announce the launch of the Italian arm of the ADIPOA2 trial. Click here for a copy of IOR’s press release.

ADIPOA2 discussed at A FACTT meeting

 ADIPOA2 was one of a number of projects discussed at the A FACTT meeting in Galway this week. A FACTT is an Action to Focus and Accelerate Cell-based Tolerance-Inducing Therapies, funded through the COST (European Cooperation in Science and Technology) Programme. The meeting is being hosted by NUIG and runs from 5-7 October.