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BrainStorm Tackles Neurodegenerative Diseases With Novel Cell Therapy

We recently took a detailed look at BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:BCLI). BrainStorm is a biotechnology company developing adult stem cell therapies for a range of neurodegenerative diseases, including Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), Multiple Sclerosis (MS), and Parkinson's disease (PD), along with neurodevelopment disorders including autism. Below we give a brief overview of stem cells, BrainStorm's patented stem cell technology, and the application toward ALS before ending with an overview of our valuation.

Stem Cells - A Quick Background

Stem cells are distinguished from other types of cells in the body due to their unique characteristics: the capacity of self-renewal, their undifferentiated state, and their ability to differentiate into specialized cell types. These qualities make them especially attractive

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