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Mouse model of progressive multiple sclerosis

The Technology  Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an autoimmune disease of the central nervous system characterized by damage to the neuronal myelin sheath, which results in different levels of muscle paralysis that can lead to neuronal death. In most Read More >

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Self-Assembling Aromatic di-Peptide Materials for Cosmetic Applications

TechnologyOrganic, aromatic di-peptide self-assemble into close-caged structures of tubes, spheres and hydrogels.  These exhibit excellent properties such as stability, solubility, transparency and rigidness alongside the basic peptide features Read More >

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FTS for the treatment of cancer

THE TECHNOLOGY  and NEED K-Ras is a highly prevalent oncogene that plays a key role along with the EGFR gene in the pathways regulating other proteins associated with tumor survival, angiogenesis, proliferation and metastasis.  The change o Read More >

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hOMCs for the treatment of neurological diseases

Technology A novel pluripotent stem cell population, termed hOMSCs, has been isolated from adult human oral mucosa. The hOMSC population expresses markers of pluripotent embryonic stem cells and of multipotent mesenchymal stem cell markers. hOMSCs f Read More >

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Drug Treatments Targeting Glioma Microenvironment: CD38 inhibitor as a Potential Therapeutic Approach for Glioma Treatment

Drug Treatments Targeting Glioma Microenvironment: CD38 inhibitor as a Potential Therapeutic Approach for Glioma Treatment   Gliomas are the most frequent primary tumors of the brain, and for highly malignant gliomas, Glioblastoma multiforme ( Read More >

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Quantitative confluency measurement of culture growth

Technology The invention is an image processing method of light microscopy images for the purpose of quantifying density of  cells in cultures . A grayscale image of a cell culture is digitally captured using a light microscope and a CCD camera Read More >

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Quinone-based small molecules as a novel therapy for Alzheimer's disease and Amyloidosis

The TechnologyDisease modifying drugs for Alzheimer's disease (AD) and the related Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI), based on rationally-designed quinone-based small molecules. Results so far resulted in significant reversal of AD symptoms while causi Read More >

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Silver-enzyme hybrids for the treatment bacterial and fungal biofilms in chronic wounds, burns and surgical wounds

TechnologyThe silver-enzyme hybrid cream is a formulation consisting of soluble, single glucose oxidase molecules coated with thin (~1.5nm) metallic silver coating.  This formulation will penetrate into mixed microbial biofilms and affect their Read More >

Immunotherapy for Stroke and Cognition in a Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy Animal Model

Cerebrovascular dysfunction is a fundamental part of the pathology of several neurodegenerative diseases and rated as one of the most prominent cause for dementia. Cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA) results in intra-parenchymal and subarachnoid bleedi Read More >

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Oral Mucosa-derived Stem Cells: A Unique Population for the Prevention and Treatment of Ischemic Heart Failure

The Technology A novel pluripotent stem cell population, termed hOMSCs, has been isolated from adult human oral mucosa. The hOMSC population expresses markers of pluripotent embryonic stem cells and of multipotent mesenchymal stem cell markers. hOMS Read More >