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Stem Cell Therapy for Traumatic Brain Injury

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Did you have a traumatic brain injury (TBI) over 1 year ago and still have difficulty moving your hands, arms, feet, or legs due to the injury?
You may be eligible to participate in a 12 month research study looking at the safety and effectiveness of modified stem cells.

Inclusion criteria

  • TBI over 1 year ago
  • Between 18 and 75 years of age
  • Focal injury identified on MRI or CT
  • Willing to have brain surgery
  • Willing to be followed for 12 months with MRI scans, neurology and physical therapy visits
  • Willing to discontinue herbal or non-traditional medications

Exclusion criteria

  • Seizures in the past 3 months
  • History of major neurological disease
  • Uncontrolled psychological illness
  • Substance use disorder
  • Craniectomy with missing bone flap
  • Pregnant or planning to be pregnant in the next 12 months

Please see attached flyer for additional information. If you are interested in learning more about this research study, contact the study team at (310) 794-8086.

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