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Brian Harfe
Associate Professor

University of Florida

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Healing a damaged disc: A cell-based approach.
Audience: Adults
Description: Low back pain will affect most people over the age of 65 in industrialized countries. In the U.S., treatment of low back pain is estimated to cost 50-100 billion dollars per year. In this talk I will discus my labs experiments at developing a stem cell-based therapy for disc degeneration.

Subject Areas: Life Sciences
Medical Sciences
Natural Sciences
Science
Keywords: back pain
developmental biology
disc
molecular biology
stem cells
Duration: 1 hour or less
Fee: Expenses Only

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