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Marjorie Brand, PhD
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Pre-treated cells boost blood vessel repair
November 29, 2017 - Endothelial colony-forming cells (ECFCs) are stem-like cells found in umbilical cord blood that help repair damaged blood vessels. They may hold promise ...
Ottawa researchers find Achilles’ heel of a severe form of childhood leukemia
March 2, 2016 - Researchers at The Ottawa Hospital and the University of Ottawa have found the Achilles’ heel of one of the most aggressive forms of ...
$800,000 grant helps researchers find bone marrow cancer’s weak spots
January 20, 2016 - T cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (T-ALL) is a rare, aggressive bone marrow cancer with a survival rate of 35 percent in adults and 70 percent in ...
Dr. Jeffrey Dilworth awarded $2.3 million for muscle regeneration research
October 6, 2015 - Thousands of stem cells within our muscle tissue must make a difficult decision every day: Should I divide to produce another stem cell? Should I start ...