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Monthly Archives: October 2011

Electronic stimulation shows promise for quadriplegics

Harmandeep Saini needed someone to feed him, brush his teeth, give him his medication and put his bus token in the fare box after...

Man with Spinal Cord Injury Uses Brain Computer Interface to Move Prosthetic Arm with...

New Trial Underway at University of Pittsburgh, UPMC PITTSBURGH, Oct. 10, 2011 – Seven years after a motorcycle accident damaged his spinal cord and left...

The cure for paralysis?

In May 2011, UC Irvine opened the doors to the Sue and Bill Gross Stem Cell Research Center, a 100,000 square foot facility that...

How Electrical Pulses Can Defeat Paralysis

Four scientists—and their star patient—received a 2011 PM Breakthrough Award for a new procedure that uses direct electrical stimulation to give spinal injury patients...