Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Tag: Ohio State University

Spinal cord injury and new ways Ohio State Medical Center is treating consequences

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7klQB_wkQ00 Dana McTigue, PhD, explains the importance of metabolic health in patients with spinal cord injury. Spinal cord issues cause many more problems than simply not...

Ohio State researchers identify changes in gut microbiome after spinal cord injury

COLUMBUS, Ohio – For the first time, researchers at The Ohio State University have used metagenomics sequencing to identify changes in gut bacteria and...

Mouse study shows spinal cord injury causes bone marrow failure syndrome

Research conducted at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and The Ohio State University College of Medicine found that spinal cord injuries in...

A common drug could help restore limb function after spinal cord injury

In mouse study, nerve pain drug gabapentin promotes regeneration of neural circuits Long-term treatment with gabapentin, a commonly prescribed drug for nerve pain, could help...

Bladder Function After Spinal Cord Injury May Be Improved by New Drug

Upon testing the drug in mice models of spinal cord injury over a one-month period, they found that bladder volume decreased to near-normal size. An...

Spinal Injuries Impact Gut Microbiome

The gut microbiome undergoes changes after a patient suffers a spinal cord injury, according to a new study. Researchers from The Ohio State University Wexner...

Ohio State Scientists Explain How Gut Microbes Change After Spinal Cord Injury

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The community of bacteria that live in our intestines, also called the “gut microbiome,” is important to normal intestinal function. Knowing...

Researchers find possible treatment for suppressed immunity from spine injuries

Scientists report in Nature Neuroscience they have identified an underlying cause of dangerous immune suppression in people with high level spinal cord injuries and...

Quadriplegic man Ian Burkhart moves fingers, hand and wrist thanks to tiny computer chip...

A quadriplegic man has been able to move his fingers, hand and wrist after having a tiny computer chip implanted in his brain. The...

Spinal Cord Injury Causes ‘Immune System Paralysis’

COLUMBUS, Ohio - New research led by The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center is showing that spinal cord injuries can also cause a...