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Luke Barry, Queen’s University Belfast attends MSU econometrics training for NEPHSTROM economics modelling

On June 4th 2021, Luke Barry, Queen’s University Belfast attended a weekend course on modern applied tools of econometrics called ÊSTIMATE at Michigan State University (MSU). The course provided empirical practitioners, academic researchers, industry/government researchers/analysts, and graduate students, access to econometrics training usually reserved for students formally enrolled in PhD programs at MSU. Luke comments, […]

NEPHSTROM study published in Kidney360 journal

Congratulations to LaTonya J. Hickson, Sandra M. Herrmann, Bairbre A. McNicholas and Matthew D. Griffin on their recent paper: Progress toward the clinical application of mesenchymal stromal cells and other disease-modulating regenerative therapies. The paper was published online in Kidney360 yesterday, January 27, 2021. Reference: Kidney360 January 2021, 10.34067/KID.0005692020; DOI: https://doi.org/10.34067/KID.0005692020.

Drs Martino Introna and Josée Golay publish NEPHSTROM research in Frontiers in Immunology

‘Tolerance to Bone Marrow Transplantation: Do Mesenchymal Stromal Cells Still Have a Future for Acute or Chronic GvHD?’ was published today in Frontiers in Immunology. NEPHSTROM PIs Drs Martino Introna and Josée Golay of the Center of Cellular Therapy “G. Lanzani”, Division of Haematology, Azienda Socio-Sanitaria Territoriale Papa Giovanni XXIII announced the publication of this […]

NUI Galway’s Prof Matt Griffin presents NEPHSTROM to an array of international audiences

Professor Matthew Griffin of the National University of Ireland in Galway delivered lectures presenting NEPHSTROM research at a range of international venues in recent months. Below, find the titles of his talks, with the date, and audience composition. “Diabetic Kidney Disease: The Promise of Regenerative Therapies”. REMEDI Seminar. Biomedical Sciences, NUI Galway Date: May 23rd […]

NEPHSTROM presented at RenalToolBox ITN Workshop, Galway

Coordinator Prof Tim O’Brien from NUI Galway presented aspects of NEPHSTROM at a recent Marie Curie Innovative Training Network workshop hosted in Galway. Coordinator O’Brien’s talk was entitled, “MSCs as a Therapy for Diabetic Complications.“ The online workshop was held on October 13th and 14th. RenalToolBox, the ITN hosting the workshop, is taking a coordinated approach to […]

NEPHSTROM Galway trial team adapts to new patient safety needs

The NEPHSTROM Galway trial team has developed a new trial visit workflow to meet the public health guidelines for COVID-19 protection for patients. They were able to successfully complete the end-of-study visit protocol for one of the NEPHSTROM patients and will complete further trial visits in a similar manner in July. Prof Matthew Griffin, of NUI […]

Regenerative Medicine Network publishes EU-MSC2 meeting report featuring NEPHSTROM

NEPHSTROM results were presented at EU-MSC2,  a bi-annual event, organized by partners Leiden University Medical Center in The Netherlands. The meeting assembles researchers, clinicians and cell product developers working within EU-sponsored research consortia, that focus on mesenchymal stromal cell (MSC) therapy for immune-related disorders and tissue regeneration. EU-MSC2, a much-anticipated event provides excellent opportunities for networking, […]