Thursday, June 20, 2024

Tag: Fundraising

Paralysed rugby player has steely resolve to walk again

Paralysed rugby player Vaughan de Groen is going to the United States determined to confound those who said he would never regain mobility after...

Christopher Reeve to Co-Deliver Middlebury College Commencement Address

Christopher Reeve to Co-Deliver Middlebury College Commencement Address With Wife, Alumna Dana Morosini Reeve May 23; Honorary Degree Recipients Include Meryl Streep, Kenneth Feinberg,...

Stem-cell funds slow in coming

Potential returns may be years away, and society’s moral concerns make investors nervous SEATTLE — Whoever learns to control embryonic stem cells that can morph...

Treading new paths for neurotrauma rehab

Inside UVic's Motor control research lab, investigations into such commonplace activities as walking is revealing secrets about the nervous system that may one day...

Clinical Research Opportunities

Miami Project scientists' Mark S. Nash, Ph.D. and Edelle Field-Fote, Ph.D., PT were recently awarded funding as part of a multi-center grant from the...

Stem-cell research is exciting, but not to investors

SEATTLE - (KRT) - Whoever learns to control embryonic stem cells that can morph into healthy human cells could be standing on a gold...

The Marathon Miracle

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 19, 2004--This April, a young man named Jack Shadduck plans to bicycle 26.2 miles--completing the same distance as the thousands of runners...

The roots of the Stem Cell Controversy

The argument surrounding the research is multi-faceted. Here's a look at the science, politics and campus reaction behind the debate. Although the ethical debate concerning...

Bill would help disabled find aid

By GEOFF PENDER - THE SUN HERALD JACKSON - There are numerous government, nonprofit and faith-based services available to Mississippians with disabilities. But tracking down...

Group worries about looming ‘Medicaid crisis’

Legislature debates how to best fix $401 million funding shortfall MADISON — Thousands of jobs and services for the elderly, disabled and poor are at...