Timmy - a 13 year old Spaniel is the unlikely symbol of hope for Dementia sufferers around the world…
After receiving a unique form of stem cell therapy Timmy's memory appears to have been restored… and in so doing…saved his life!
In this podcast you'll hear Timmy's 'dad' Tony Leeder-Smith explain how Timmy behaved at home before treatment.
Assoc. Prof. Michael Valenzuela from the Brain & Mind Institute reveals how the stem-cell therapy works and Dementia Trial Co-ordinator Dr Sarah Toole outlines the process of determing whether the therapy has worked using a sand maze!