Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

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Method of Forming Dendritic Cells from Embryonic Stem Cells

Dendritic cells are used as a base for vaccines and in the study of antigen processing within the human body. However, obtaining large quantities of the cells, which are generated in bone marrow, is l...
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Igor Slukvin, James Thomson, Maksym Vodyanyk, Maryna Gumenyuk | P04434US

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Multilayer Tissue Regeneration System

Under physiological conditions, bone tissue regeneration involves a complex interplay of multiple biologically active molecules and stem cells. The molecules are often presented sequentially in cascad...
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William Murphy | P05256US

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Nanoparticles That Target Dendritic Cells

Dendritic cells play an important role in the process of initiating immune response. They are present in small quantities in tissues, such as skin and lung, that are in contact with the external envir...
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Ferencz Denes, Zsuzsanna Fabry, Matyas Sandor | P07026US

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Blood-Brain Barrier Targeting Antibodies

Even though therapeutic compounds have been developed for neurologic disorders, such as Alzheimer’s disease, these conditions remain difficult to treat, largely because of the blood-brain barrie...
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Eric Shusta, Xin Wang, Yongku Cho | P06056US

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