Tuesday, July 23, 2024

Tag: Perry Cross

Cure for spinal cord injuries nose ahead with nasal cell transplants

QUEENSLAND researchers are a step closer to human trials of a potential treatment for spinal cord injuries involving transplants of nasal cells combined with...

Olfactory ensheathing cells for spinal cord repair: crucial differences between subpopulations of the glia

Is repairing the injured spinal cord by olfactory ensheathing cell (OEC) transplantation possible? A recent human trial in which a paralysed man regained some function after transplantation of partially purified OECs suggests that this therapy may be a successful approach.

Quadriplegic Perry Cross on why he travels to India as a ‘stem cell tourist’...

PERRY Cross was just 19 when he suffered a devastating neck injury that should have killed him. Doctors told his family he had months...