Ben Waldau, M.D.

Ben Waldau

Position Title
Assistant Professor

Neurological Surgery


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.