Friday, April 12, 2024

Tag: Spinal Cord Injury Research

TD Canada Trust boosts spinal cord research

Wheel to Walk Canada got a big boost earlier this month, in the form of a $2,500 donation from TD Canada Trust. The funds...

Paralyzed with 7-14 Days to Decide on a Test

In January 2009, Geron, a biotechnology company located in Menlo Park, California, got FDA clearance to inject spinal cells derived from human embryonic stem...

New imaging technique: toward spinal cord regeneration?

The regeneration capacity of axons within the central nervous system, of which the spinal cord is part, has until now been much debated. Axons...

Event gets the wheels turning

Basketballs bounced, wheels turned and the whistle was blown for yesterday's official kickoff of Barrie's seventh annual Rick Hansen Wheels in Motion event. The annual...

Jack Nicklaus hosts 7th Annual Buoniconti Fund Golf Invitational in Jupiter, Florida

Nick and Marc Buoniconti joined golf legend Jack Nicklaus as he opened up his home golf course, The Bear's Club, for the 7th Annual...

Meeting with Congress

UCI scientist will visit Capitol Hill to share plans he has with other researchers regarding stem-cell treatments. A leading neuroscientist and co-director of UCI’s stem...

Spinal Cord Injury- Is the Cure in China?

http://vimeo.com/2559414 "Spinal Cord Injury: Is the Cure in China?" Dr. Wise Young talks about his experience visiting over 100 hospitals in China and beginning the Spinal...

Stem-Cell Research Underway at UCI

Hans Stegmann Keirstead, assistant professor and researcher at the Reeve-Irvine Research Center, is revolutionizing medical science through work which prevents rats from suffering degenerative...