Steinberg Lab News & Events

Events

International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR)

Boston, June 14-17, 2017

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Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS)

Boston, October 7-11, 2017

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Society for Neuroscience (SFN)

Washington, D.C., November 11-15, 2017

Cerebrovascular Section Annual Meeting AANS/CNS

Los Angeles, January 22-23, 2018

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International Stroke Conference (ISC)

Los Angeles, January 24-16, 2018

American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS)

News

Aug August 19 Tue 2014

Targeted brain stimulation aids stroke recovery in mice, scientists find

Optogenetically stimulating mice’s brains five days after stroke improved the animals’ motor control and brain biochemistry.

Aug August 18 Mon 2014

Shining a Light on the Brain Regrows Nerves After Stroke

Using a powerful new tool called optogenetics, scientists have found a way to regrow damaged brain connections after a stroke.

Aug August 18 Mon 2014

Brain stimulation 'helps in stroke'

Stimulating the part of the brain which controls movement may improve recovery after a stroke, research suggests.

Jul July 25 Mon 2011

Scientists discover potential stroke treatment that may extend time to prevent brain damage

A naturally occurring substance shrank the size of stroke-induced lesions in the brains of experimental mice — even when administered as much as 12 hours after the event, Stanford University School of Medicine researchers have shown.

Feb February 19 Tue 2008

Neural stem cells helped repair stroke damage in rats' brains

Neural cells derived from human embryonic stem cells helped repair stroke-related damage in the brains of rats and led to improvements in their physical abilities after a stroke, according to a new study by researchers at the School of Medicine.

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