Latest Samuel Weiss Stories

2010-05-10 08:50:01

Males generate new brain cells and form memories leading to positive relationships New research from neuroscientist Samuel Weiss, PhD, director of the Hotchkiss Brain Institute at the Faculty of Medicine, shows that paternal mice that physically interact with their babies grow new brain cells and form lasting memories of their babies. The study is published on-line this week in the prestigious international journal, Nature Neuroscience. Weiss and his team find that when paternal mice interact...

2008-09-15 18:00:37

Stem Cell Therapeutics Corp. (TSX VENTURE: SSS) ("SCT") is pleased to announce it has received a No Objection Letter (NOL) from Health Canada for the Company supported, investigator led Phase IIa single centre, open label study to characterize the safety of human Chorionic Gonadotropin (hCG) & Erythropoietin (EPO) in severe traumatic brain injury (TBI). Dr. David Zygun, MD, MSc, FRCPC, Assistant Professor in the Departments of Critical Care Medicine, Clinical Neurosciences and Community...

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Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.