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Advancing healthy living with regenerative bioscience

Stroke, heart disease, Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s are devastating diseases that touch nearly everyone’s lives. There are currently no cures for these diseases, but RBC researchers are working collaboratively using a variety of methods to change that reality. 

The RBC is a synergistic unit of researchers from a range of disciplines and institutions. Our researchers are making great strides in developing new cures to treat these diseases and transform the field of medicine along the way.

Georgia Magazine uncovers the healing powers of the RBC – read the entire issue at the link.

Recent Publications

Collectively, the RBC has more than 1000 peer-reviewed publications

Research News

TBI Video screenshot ‘Brain glue’ helps repair circuitry in severe TBI

Reported on March 5 in Sciences Advances, the new finding is the first to provide visual and functional evidence of the repair of brain neural circuits…

People discuss Growing back the lymph system

Published in Nature Biomedical Engineering, the findings lay the foundation for a new class of treatment options for lymph-related disorders, such as chronic wound complications, and could even help prevent the spread of cancer…

natural killer cells ‘Natural killer’ cells could halt Parkinson’s progression

“Right now there’s no available therapy to modify or stop the progression of Parkinson’s,” said lead author Jae-Kyung ‘Jamise’ Lee, assistant professor in UGA’s College of Veterinary Medicine. “This would be the first NK study to show the possibility of actually stopping the disease.”…

Translational Stroke Research Exosomes promote remarkable recovery in stroke

“It was eye opening and unexpected that you would see such a benefit after having had such a severe stroke,” said Steven Stice, “Perhaps the most formidable discovery was that one could…

Easley pub Research focuses on man’s exposure prior to conception

“It is still a relatively new idea that a man’s exposures prior to conception can impact the health of his children,” said Greeson, doctoral student in Charles Easley’s lab…

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