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Attitude can play significant role in recovery from paralyzing injury

The news was the kind commonly termed tragic, yet the communication from Amy Van Dyken-Rouen's hospital room in Arizona saturated the social media universe...

Motocross Star, Bruce Cook, Works Toward Recovery from Spinal Cord Injury

Life in the fast lane is just that - fast. For motocross enthusiast, Bruce Cook, things happened all too quickly. In an attempt to complete...

Senior aims to raise awareness about spinal cord injuries

Helped by the Physically Challenged Athletes Scholarship Fund, Jennifer Bou Lahoud targets a career in neuroscience Jennifer Bou Lahoud walks confidently, with purpose, in front...

FDA approval to move forward with Phase I safety trial using Schwann cells in...

The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, a Center of Excellence at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, has received permission from the...

Josh Dueck becomes first person to land backflip in a sit ski

Try to imagine what it must have felt like. Staring down at a snowy jump knowing you’d broken your neck and severed your spinal cord...

Restoring Function After Spinal Cord Injury With Nerve Transplant: The New Frontier

As of yet, scientists and researchers have not been able to completely reverse the damage caused by spinal cord injury, but a core group...

Geron Presents Data from GRNOPC1 Trial at International Conferences on Spinal Cord Medicine and...

MENLO PARK, Calif.- Geron Corporation (Nasdaq: GERN) today announced two presentations on the company’s ongoing Phase 1 clinical trial of the human embryonic stem...

Project Mina Enables Upright Mobility for Those Who Have Lost the Ability to Walk

IHMC Unveils the MINA Robotic Device PENSACOLA, Fla., April 5, 2011 — Today, Dr. Kenneth Ford, Director and CEO of the Florida Institute for Human...

Evaluating regional blood spinal cord barrier dysfunction following spinal cord injury using longitudinal dynamic...

In vivo preclinical imaging of spinal cord injury (SCI) in rodent models provides clinically relevant information in translational research. This paper uses multimodal magnetic...

Stem Cell Transplants Give Ray of Hope To Spinal Cord Injury Patients

The spinal cord injury patient cases do not only highlight the life-saving benefits of stem cell treatment, they also provide a boost to the...