Peptide hydrogels for the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases

2018-08-11T06:52:38Z (GMT) by JULIAN CHARLES RATCLIFFE
This thesis outlines the design of two new hydrogels which are capable of supporting the growth and survival of neural cells in the brain. The hydrogels were analysed as potential treatments for diseases such as Parkinson’s disease, with the aim of restoring brain function.