Fifteen million euros towards solving chronic back pain

Hundreds of millions of people all over the world have chronic back pain, while there still is no adequate treatment or medication for this. Professor of Regenerative Orthopedics Marianna Tryfonidou wants to change that. First in dogs, later in humans. She has founded a consortium of twenty partners, iPSpine, and will now receive a grant of 15 million euros from the Horizon 2020 programme of the European Commission.

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