The use of olfactory epithelial stem cells for CNS repair

Lead Research Organisation: University of Glasgow
Department Name: College of Medical, Veterinary &Life Sci

Abstract

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Description CSO funding (Characterisation of olfactory glial and stem cells from human olfactory mucosa)
Amount £220,225 (GBP)
Funding ID CZB/4/592 
Organisation Chief Scientist Office 
Sector Public
Country United Kingdom
Start 10/2008 
End 06/2011
 
Description Lord Kelvin/ Adam Smith Fellowship, University of Glasgow PhD studentship
Amount £90,000 (GBP)
Organisation University of Glasgow 
Sector Academic/University
Country United Kingdom
Start 10/2010 
End 09/2014
 
Description Lord kelvin/Adam Smith Phd studentships
Amount £105,000 (GBP)
Organisation University of Glasgow 
Sector Academic/University
Country United Kingdom
Start 10/2010 
End 09/2014
 
Description project grant, NMSS
Amount $150,000 (USD)
Organisation National Multiple Sclerosis Society 
Sector Charity/Non Profit
Country United States
Start 11/2015 
End 02/2017
 
Description project grant/MRC
Amount £542,070 (GBP)
Organisation Medical Research Council (MRC) 
Sector Public
Country United Kingdom
Start 10/2012 
End 05/2015
 
Description project grant/WIngs for Life
Amount £110,000 (GBP)
Organisation Wings for Life Spinal Cord Research Foundation 
Sector Private
Country Austria
Start 10/2010 
End 09/2012
 
Title stem cell from olfactory mucosa 
Description shown a mesenchymal like stem cell can be isolated from olfactory biopsies 
Type Of Material Cell line 
Provided To Others? No  
Impact aware of cell types in olfactory biopsies for cell transplantation 
 
Description BNA Festival of Neuroscience meeting London 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? Yes
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Other academic audiences (collaborators, peers etc.)
Results and Impact sparked discussion

instigated invite to another meeting
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2013
 
Description ISN-ASN main meeting Stem Cells and Biomaterials for the Treatment of Spinal Cord Injury Cancun. 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? Yes
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Other academic audiences (collaborators, peers etc.)
Results and Impact discussion and questions

was asked to present at another meeting
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2013
 
Description Invited speaker "Modeling Nervous System Diseases" 52nd Argentine Congress of Neurology, Mar de plata Argentina, 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Professional Practitioners
Results and Impact To describe my work using MSCs for spinal cord injury.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2016
 
Description Invited speaker for Glasgow Neuro Interest Group, 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach Local
Primary Audience Postgraduate students
Results and Impact To describe my work to medical students with an interest in spinal cord injury. To encourage medical students to interact with basic scientists.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2016
 
Description Invited speaker for Glasgow Neuro Interest Group, Glasgow, 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach National
Primary Audience Postgraduate students
Results and Impact talking about career in neuroscience to Glasgow medical students
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2016
 
Description health news 
Form Of Engagement Activity A magazine, newsletter or online publication
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach National
Primary Audience Public/other audiences
Results and Impact focus on reseach in NHS sector

wider audience for the work
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2009
 
Description pint of science 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach Local
Primary Audience Public/other audiences
Results and Impact Pint of science is organised to allow communications of work to the public
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2017
URL https://pintofscience.com/