Table 2

Novel clinical trials (CTs) for neurological conditions (n = 69)

Clinical trial subject

No. of CTs

Country


Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

7

China, Israel, Spain, USA

Cerebral palsy

3

Mexico, South Korea, USA

Cerebral palsy using MSCs

3

China, India

Diabetic neuropathy

3

Germany, Mexico, USA

Ischemic Stroke

18

Brazil, Canada, France, India, Malaysia, Russia, Spain, Taiwan, UK, USA, Russia

Multiple sclerosis

12

Canada, Israel, Spain, UK, USA

Neuronal ceroid lipfuscinosis

2

USA

Parkinson's Disease

2

India

Pelizaeus-Merzbacher Disease

1

USA

Spinal cord injury (non-hESC)

5

Egypt, India, USA

Spinal cord injury (hESC)

1

USA

Traumatic brain injury

3

Canada, India, USA

Other

10

Brazil, China, The Netherlands, South Korea, Thailand, USA


hESCs = human embryonic stem cells; MSCs = mesenchymal stem cells.

Bubela et al. BMC Medicine 2012 10:133   doi:10.1186/1741-7015-10-133

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