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Monthly Archives: April 2010

California funds UCI basic research on stem cells

Marian Waterman, Aileen Anderson awarded $2.6 million in CIRM grants Irvine, Calif., April 29, 2010 — Two UC Irvine scientists will receive grants totaling more than $2.6 million to study the underlying biology of stem...

iPhone Sip and Puff Prototype

http://youtu.be/LB1D39O3mp4 Prototype hardware and software to implement sip and puff on an iPhone for environment controls. The Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center for Wireless Technologies is sponsored by the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR)...

Animal Study Suggests New Target To Aid Recovery For Patients With Traumatic Injuries

A protein called fibrinogen that is known to help form blood clots also triggers scar formation in the brain and spinal cord, according to new research in the April 28 issue of the Journal...

HealthWatch: Paralysis

People who suffer a spinal cord injury often end up at least partially paralyzed. It used to be that they had little hope of walking again, but there have been huge strides made in...

Research into stem cells of adults stirs hopes

Many researchers are coming to believe they can achieve as much using adult stem cells as using controversial human embryonic stem cells. A year after President Barack Obama eased restrictions on research into embryonic stem...

Marc Buoniconti, a champion of spinal cord injury awareness, appointed to UM Board of...

Long-time philanthropist, champion of spinal cord injury awareness, and University of Miami alumnus, Marc Buoniconti has been named to the UM Board of Trustees. Joshua Moore will serve as the student representative on the...

Simvastatin protects bladder and renal functions following spinal cord injury in rats

Urinary bladder and renal dysfunction are secondary events associated with spinal cord injury (SCI) in humans. These secondary events not only compromise quality of life but also delay overall recovery from SCI pathophysiology. Furthermore, in...

Stem Cell Treatment for Spinal Cord Injury

Stem Cell Treatment can be magical in saving incurable disease suffering patients. The Stem Cell Global Foundation, leading stem cell therapy provider has released results from a follow-up study of many spinal cord...

Chitosan Offers Hope For Spinal Injury Patients

Richard Borgens and his colleagues from the Center for Paralysis Research at the Purdue School of Veterinary Medicine have a strong record of inventing therapies for treating nerve damage. From Ampyra, which improves walking...

Stem Cell Treatment for Spinal Cord Injury

Stem Cell Treatment can be magical in saving incurable disease suffering patients. The Stem Cell Global Foundation, leading stem cell therapy provider has released results from a follow-up study of many spinal cord...