Thursday, September 23, 2021

Tag: e-Dura

One Small Step for a Paraplegic, One Big Step Toward Reversing Paralysis

In a hospital in Switzerland, permanently paralyzed people are now learning to walk again with the help of stimulating electrodes implanted in their spines....

Spinal cord rehabilitation and repair: an interview with Quentin Barraud

Spinal cord repair and rehabilitation is a difficult but important topic to research, can you please give a brief overview of research in this...

Stretchy spinal implant presents new paralysis treatment

A thin and flexible implant that can be applied directly to the surface of the spinal cord to administer electrical and chemical stimulation has...

Learning to Walk again

Scientists at EPFL in Switzerland have designed a spinal implant which can join severed ends of the spinal cord together allowing paralysed rats to...