Tag: neuroprotection

Neuroprotection “renaissance” offers hope for improved stroke therapies in future

The “renaissance” of neuro- and cerebroprotective paradigms, coupled with “the advent of new ideas”—such as the concept of ‘transient neuroprotection’ to preserve the penumbra—appears...

Athersys provides update on ischaemic stroke and haemorrhagic trauma trials of...

Athersys, the company developing MultiStem (invimestrocel)—an off-the-shelf stem cell treatment intended for critical care indications, including acute ischaemic stroke, trauma and other inflammatory conditions—has provided...

Shelley Renowden

Through her many years as a consultant neuroradiologist at the North Bristol NHS Trust (Bristol, UK), as well as organising the European Course in...
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LINNC 2021: ESCAPE-NEXT trial may bring “dream” of combining neuroprotection with...

At this year’s LINNC Paris Course (14–16 September, Paris, France and virtual), audiences heard that the ESCAPE-NEXT trial (sponsored by NoNO Inc.), which has already started enrolling...
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Selective endovascular cooling with TwinFlo catheter shows promise for neuroprotection in...

Ron Solar (ThermopeutiX, San Diego, USA) and colleagues report in EuroIntervention that the TwinFlo catheter (ThermopeutiX), in pigs, was associated with rapid, selective, deep...
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Combining reperfusion with neuroprotection: Reasons to reappraise the concept

“The main reason to reappraise the concept of neuroprotection in acute stroke is the of effective thrombectomy, which de facto has led to...