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Want to give your views on future stem cell treatments for back pain? Manchester opportunity

New stem cell treatments for long lasting back pain

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Full description:

Are you
1. Aged 40-60 years old with chronic low back pain due to intervertebral disc degeneration (long lasting back pain for the last year?
2. Interested in helping scientists at the University of Manchester develop new stem cell treatments for back pain?


Come along to two group discussions in Central Manchester. The first from 6-8 pm om the 26th June. The second in July.

Date from

12th June 2019

Date to

31st July 2019


Public Programmes Team and the University of Manchester

Public Programmes Team is a specialist unit based at Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust working in partnership with the University of Manchester. The team advises on, delivers and facilitates patient and public involvement and engagement.

The Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell-Matrix Research is an interdisciplinary research centre embedded within the Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health at the University of Manchester



Muscles, joints and bones


North West

Involvement type:


What support is offered?

Discussions on support needed will occur prior to the first meeting


£40 per meeting


Travel expenses within Greater Manchester

Can the work be done from home?


Suitable for a beginner?