Could the paralysed walk again?

<P>London Student, Davina Bristow 6/13/2006</P> <P>The paralysed may one day walk again thanks to groundbreaking research by scientists at UCL’s Spinal Repair Unit. Professor Geoffrey Raisman’s team can already cure rats with spinal cord injuries, restoring their ability to climb, and this autumn they are going to test their treatment on patients for the first time.<BR>Their ‘cure’ relies on cells extracted…</P>