Effort to Regenerate Injured Spinal Cords Turns to a New Model


<p>GAINESVILLE, Fla., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — For more than 400 years, scientists have studied the amazing regenerative power of salamanders, trying to understand how these creatures routinely repair injuries that would usually leave humans and other mammals paralyzed — or worse.</p> <p>Now, fueled by a highly competitive National Institutes of Health Grand Opportunity grant of $2.4 million, a multi-institutional team of researchers associated…</p>