Affiliation: Lund University
- Lindvall O, Barker R, Brüstle O, Isacson O, Svendsen C. Clinical translation of stem cells in neurodegenerative disorders. Cell Stem Cell. 2012;10:151-5 pubmed publisher..We discuss here the challenges and potential for the translation of stem-cell-based approaches into treatments for Parkinson's disease, Huntington's disease, and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. ..
- Lindvall O. Why is it taking so long to develop clinically competitive stem cell therapies for CNS disorders?. Cell Stem Cell. 2012;10:660-2 pubmed publisher..Here I discuss some of the underlying problems and how they could be overcome. ..
- Lindvall O, Hyun I. Medical innovation versus stem cell tourism. Science. 2009;324:1664-5 pubmed publisher..Here we discuss these issues and articulate conditions under which "unproven" therapies may be offered to patients outside of regular clinical trials. ..