Journal article

Functionalized composite scaffolds improve the engraftment of transplanted dopaminergic progenitors in a mouse model of Parkinson's disease

Ting-Yi Wang, Kiara F Bruggeman, Jessica A Kauhausen, Alexandra L Rodriguez, David R Nisbet, Clare L Parish

Biomaterials | ELSEVIER SCI LTD | Published : 2016


Awarded by Australian Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

This research was supported by funding from the Australian Research Council (DP130103131). The Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health acknowledges the support from the Victorian Government's Operational Infrastructure Support Grant. K.F.B was supported by a Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Postgraduate Scholarship Doctoral (PGS D) award; DRN was supported by a NHMRC Career Development Fellowship; CLP was supported by a Senior Medical Research Fellowship provided by the Viertel Charitable Foundation, Australia. Access to the facilities of the Centre for Advanced Microscopy with funding through the Australian Microscopy and Microanalysis Research Facility is gratefully acknowledged. We wish to thank Dr Thomas Gengenbach and the CSIRO for conducting the XPS analysis.