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Pintail hosts ADIPOA-2 plenary meeting, 3 September 2019 in Dublin

The ADIPOA-2 consortium met for a plenary meeting on September 3, 2019, in Dublin. This was a critical meeting to assess progress, obstacles and achievements in the ADIPOA2 clinical trial.  Every partner in the clinical, manufacturing and scientific arenas was represented.  Some key points have emerged during this project summit meeting on which all the […]

New ADIPOA-2 publication from Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli di Bologna

Congratulations to the ADIPOA-2 team at the Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli di Bologna for their latest publication in the Journal of Orthopaedic Research: “Osteoarthritic milieu affects adipose-derived mesenchymal stromal cells”. The research was conducted by the team of C Manferdini, F Paolella, E Gabusi, L Cattini, M Rojewski, H Schrezenmeier, O Addimanda, R Meliconi, G Lisignoli. […]

IOR researchers present ADIPOA-2 at Stem Cell Research Italy meeting; Dr Manferdini takes first prize

ADIPOA-2 researchers at the Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute in Bologna, Dr Gina Lisignoli and Dr Cristina Manferdini of the Laboratory di Immuno-rheumatology and Tissue Regeneration have presented two ADIPOA-2 studies at the 10th Stem Cell Research Italy meeting. Hosted in Napoli, the meeting took place on June 5-7, 2019. Dr Manfredini was awarded the first prize for the […]

International Clinical Trials Day 2019, Galway

The HRB Clinical Research Facility Galway in Ireland hosted a public event to celebrate International Clinical Trials Day on May 20th 2019. Exhibition stands were on display and informational meetings were held throughout the day to inform the public of all areas of clinical research being undertaken at the facility. A particular stand was dedicated to […]

Radboud University Medical Centre publish ADIPOA-2 study

The study “IL-1β-mediated activation of adipose-derived mesenchymal stromal cells results in PMN reallocation and enhanced phagocytosis. A possible mechanism for the reduction of osteoarthritis pathology” by the team of Stephanie C.M. van Dalen, Arjen B. Blom, Birgitte Walgreen, Annet W. Slöetjes, Monique M.A. Helsen, Edwin J.W. Geven, Thomas Vogl, Johannes Roth, Fons A.J. van de […]

Partners at CCMI, NUI Galway offer training workshops

Our partners at the Centre for Cell Manufacturing Ireland (CCMI) based at the National University of Ireland Galway have organized a workshop series:  “Selection, Validation and Implementation of Rapid Microbiological Methods for ATMPs“. This event will take place in Galway, Ireland on the 12th and 13th of June 2019. For more information, download the flyer here.

ADIPOA-2 work featured in Italian health magazine “Viversani”

The work of the ADIPOA-2 teams at the Universita Degli Studi di Padova and the Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute has recently been featured in the popular press health magazine “Viversani” or “To Life with Health”. On pages 46-47, find the article Dal “grasso” un aiuto contro l’osteoartrosi  where Prof Riccardo Meliconi of the Reumatologia all’Instituto Ortopedico […]

Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute researchers present ADIPOA-2 widely

Researchers at the Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute in Bologna have been busy presenting ADIPOA-2 findings at a variety of national and international conferences. Below please find a list of their dissemination activities to inform and educate others in the research community of our scientific plan and findings. Oral presentation at “Le Cellule Staminali nella Medicina”. Round table […]

Coordinator Barry to speak at GISM 2019 meeting, Genoa

ADIPOA-2 Coordinator Prof Frank Barry from the Regenerative Medicine Institute, REMEDI at the National University of Ireland Galway will be a speaker and present ADIPOA-2 at a conference on the 4th and 5th of April 2019: “Research Challenges for Clinical Application of MSCs”. The two-day meeting will take place at the Centro Congressi IST Nord – Ospedale Policlinico San Martino in […]

Frank Barry gives keynote presentation at Zoobiquity Colorado meeting

On October 5 and 6, 2018, Zoobiquity Colorado: Connecting Human and Animal Health through Regenerative Medicine will take place. Here, ADIPOA-2 Coordinator Prof Frank Barry of the Regenerative Medicine Institute at the National University of Ireland Galway will deliver a keynote presentation, ‘Cell Strategies for Arthritic Disease’. Zoobiquity Colorado aims to uncover the astonishing connection between human and […]