Ben Waldau, M.D.

 Ben  Waldau, M.D.


  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Neurological Surgery, School of Medicine


Transplantation of Induced Pluripotent Stem and Neural Progenitor Cells derived from a UC Davis Patient with Mental Illness into a Mouse Model of Endogenously Deficient Dentate neurogenesis

The goal of this study is to enhance learning and memory in patients with cognitive decline by transplanting their own neural progenitor cells from the outermost membrane of the spine.

Learn more about Dr. Waldau and his Pilot Award project. (PDF)