Journal article

Challenges for stem cells to functionally repair the damaged auditory nerve

Karina Needham, Ricki L Minter, Robert K Shepherd, Bryony A Nayagam

Expert Opinion on Biological Therapy | TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD | Published : 2013


Awarded by National Institutes of Health (USA)

Funding Acknowledgements

B Nayagam is supported by a National Health & Medical Research Council Australian-Based Biomedical Research Fellowship. Aspects of the experimental data presented were supported by Project Grants from the Garnett Passe and Rodney Williams Memorial Foundation, the University of Melbourne Department of Otolaryngology, the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital and the William Buckland Foundation (ANZ Charitable Trusts). R Shepherd is supported by funding from the National Institutes of Health (USA) HHS-N-263-2007-00053-C. The Bionics Institute acknowledges the support it receives from the Victorian government through its Operational Infrastructure Support Program. None of the authors have any competing interests to disclose and no funding was received in support of the manuscript.