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ADIPOA-2 features in Azienza Opedaliera di Padova June newsletter 2018

On pages 8-12 of the June 2018 Informasanità, the Azienda Ospedaliera di Padova newsletter, ADIPOA-2 is featured. The role within the project and the team at the Rheumatology Unit, Department of Medicine – DIMED, University of Padova (UNIPD) are highlighted. Read the entire publication here:  INFORMASANITA-GIUGNO-2018 Read more about the Rheumatology Unit of the Department of Medicine (DIMED) of University of […]

Cell and Gene Therapy Industry Forum in Galway addresses opportunities for innovation

Leaders in industry and science met and discussed recent advances in cell and gene therapy research and development at an industry-focused event held on Thursday, June 28, 2018, at the Meyrick Hotel in Galway, Ireland.  Industry representation included presentations from Takeda, ReNeuron, Avectas and Valitacell. ADIPOA-2 Coordinator Prof Frank Barry presented the project’s mission, progress […]

ADIPOA-2 celebrates International Clinical Trials Day with the HRB-TMRN

EU funded projects ADIPOA-2, AUTOSTEM, NEPHSTROM and VISICORT coordinated by the Regenerative Medicine Institute (REMEDI) at National University of Ireland, Galway exhibited at a unique outreach activity targeted at primary school students. The event called the START competition was the brainchild of the Health Research Board (Ireland)’s Trials Methodology Research Network (HRB-TMRN) in Galway. In […]

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 […]