Brain Tumor Treatment with Stem Cells



Guests: Dr. Shawn Hingtgen, Assistant Professor, Division of Molecular Pharmaceutics, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy; Dr. Matthew Ewend, Chair, Department of Neurological Surgery, UNC, Group Leader, NeuroOncology, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
Topics: Stem cell therapies for brain cancer (glioblastoma multiforme), mouse models, real-time non-invasive imaging, clinical perspectives on brain tumor treatment

 

Hingtgen Lab

Shawn’s faculty page

Therapeutically engineered induced neural stem cells are tumour-homing and inhibit progression of glioblastoma, (abstract), Nature Communications, February, 2016

“Meet Matthew Ewend, MD”

Scicast: Early Tumour Response from Stereotactic Radiosurgery Predicts Outcome

Click to Download: Radio In Vivo March 30, 2016

 

hingtgenphoto Dr. Shawn Hingtgen

 

 

 

 

ewendphoto2 Dr. Matthew Ewend

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Exploring genetics of schizophrenia

Dr. Diana Perkins, UNC-Chapel Hill

Dr. Clark Jeffries, Renaissance Computing Institute & UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy

Guests: Dr. Diana Perkins, Professor, Department of Psychiatry, UNC-Chapel Hill, Director, OASIS; and Dr. Clark Jeffries, Renaissance Computing Institute & UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy

Topics: The genetic basis of schizophrenia, early intervention in schizophrenia, discovery of very small pluripotent stem cells in human peripheral blood

OASIS (Outreach and Support Intervention Services) Program

Diana’s UNC Faculty page

Clark’s UNC Faculty page

Click to Download: Radio In Vivo November 30, 2011