Facilitated By

San Antonio Medical Foundation

Translantation of Induced Pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) derived dopaminergic neurons to restore function in MPTP treated baboons

Texas Biomedical Research Institute


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Principal Investigator(s)
Tardif, Suzette D.
Collaborating Institutions
University of Texas San Antonio
Funded by
Perry and Ruby Stevens Charitable Foundation
Research Start Date

This project is designed to test stem cell therapies for Parkinson's disease, using MPTP-treated baboons as a Parkinsonian model. Txbiomed Project: 4703

Collaborative Project
Disease Modeling
Basic Research
Regenerative Medicine