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Scientists use patients’ own stem cells to restore function after spinal cord injuryIntravenous injection of bone marrow derived stem cells (MSCs) in patients with spinal cord injuries …2021/02/252021-02-25 23:09:35
Electrical Stimulation for Improved Function Post-Spinal Cord Injury: Interview with Dave Marver, CEO, ONWARDYou may have seen an article Medgadget published recently about a minimally invasive neuromodulation technology …2021/02/162021-02-16 23:37:41
Paralyzed Mice Walk Again after Treatment with Designer Cytokinehttps://www.genengnews.com/news/paralyzed-mice-walk-again-after-treatment-with-designer-cytokine/ In mice, loss of hindlimb motion due to spinal cord injury was significantly reversed …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New therapy helps some regain motion lost to spinal injuryhttps://newsroom.uw.edu/news/new-therapy-helps-some-regain-motion-lost-spinal-injury In a small study of physical therapy combined with a noninvasive method of stimulating …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Stem Cells journal paper describes breakthrough in producing neurons from stem cellshttps://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2020-12/ai-scj110620.php New work published in the scientific journal Stem Cells by investigators from the Stem …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
A Newly Identified Immune Cell Promotes Axon Regeneration and Neuronal Survival AT THE BENCHhttps://journals.lww.com/neurotodayonline/Fulltext/2020/12030/A_Newly_Identified_Immune_Cell_Promotes_Axon.2.aspx By Jamie Talan December 3, 2020 Article In Brief Researchers have identified an immune …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
MiamiProject Researchers Discover Progressive Motor Circuit Recovery after Cell Transplantationhttps://www.themiamiproject.org/motor-circuit-recovery/ Dr. James Guest in surgery suite Miami Project Researchers Discover Progressive Motor Circuit Recovery …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Exoskeleton-assisted walking improves mobility in individuals with spinal cord injury.https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2020-11/kf-ewi111220.php2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Researchers discover new path to neuron regeneration after spinal cord injuryhttps://medicalxpress.com/news/2020-09-path-neuron-regeneration-spinal-cord.html Dynamic networks that specialize in the transmission of information generally consist of multiple components, …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Researchers restore injured man’s sense of touch using brain-computer interface technologyhttps://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2020/04/200423130508.htm Researchers have been able to restore sensation to the hand of a research participant …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Intel and Brown University Are Developing an AI System to Help Paralyzed Patientshttps://interestingengineering.com/intel-and-brown-university-are-developing-an-ai-system-to-help-paralyzed-patients Spinal cord injuries alter someone’s life forever, and they can happen to anyone. When …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Spinal cord injury Veterans can now effectively coughhttps://www.blogs.va.gov/VAntage/64056/veterans-spinal-cord-injury/ VA doctors are among a team of researchers at the Cleveland Functional Electrical Stimulation …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Scientists develop an ‘EpiPen’ for brain and spinal cord injurieshttps://bigthink.com/surprising-science/epipen-spinal-cord-injury This new research could help individuals recover from one of the most dreaded types …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
10 key updates in spinal cord injury treatment in 2019https://www.beckersspine.com/spine/item/46247-10-key-updates-in-spinal-cord-injury-treatment-in-2019.html Here are 10 key updates in spinal cord injury research this year. 1. A …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Elon Musk says Neuralink plans 2020 human test of brain-computer interfacehttps://www.cnet.com/news/elon-musk-neuralink-works-monkeys-human-test-brain-computer-interface-in-2020/ Neuralink, Elon Musk’s startup that’s trying to directly link brains and computers, has developed …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
How Two Paralyzed Patients Walked Again Without Surgeryhttps://singularityhub.com/2019/05/29/how-two-paralyzed-patients-walked-again-without-surgery/ Just a decade ago, the Walk Again Project was a blue sky, Hail Mary …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Injectable Peptide Might Help Spinal Cord Injury Patients Walk Againhttps://www.biospace.com/article/injectable-peptide-might-help-spinal-cord-injury-patients-walk-again/ A systemically injectable peptide, which may make it possible to restore lost functions in …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Head transplant doctors Xiaoping Ren and Sergio Canavero claim spinal cord progresshttps://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2019/03/27/italian-chinese-surgeons-cite-spinal-cord-repair-head-transplant-canavero-xiaoping/3287179002/ An Italian doctor announced Friday that he will soon perform the world’s first human head …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Study Is First to Indicate Impact of Donor Age on Stem Cell Therapy for Spinal Cord Injurieshttps://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/19/03/r13425191/study-is-first-to-indicate-impact-of-donor-age-on-stem-cell-therapy-fo The potential for stem cells to reduce damage, regenerate tissue and promote functional recovery …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Japanese Researchers Will Use Stem Cells to Treat Spinal Cord Injuries in Groundbreaking Clinical Trialhttps://www.biospace.com/article/japanese-researchers-will-use-stem-cells-to-treat-spinal-cord-injuries-in-clinical-trial/ There could a new form of treatment in Japan for spinal cord injuries if …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
BioArctic’s Product Candidate SC0806 for Treatment of Patients With Complete Spinal Cord Injury is now in Phase 2https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/bioarctics-product-candidate-sc0806-for-treatment-of-patients-with-complete-spinal-cord-injury-is-now-in-phase-2-300794801.html STOCKHOLM, Feb. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — BioArctic AB (publ) (Nasdaq Stockholm: BIOA B) announced …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Time to invest in spinal cord injury researchhttps://www.smh.com.au/national/time-to-invest-in-spinal-cord-injury-research-20190121-p50snb.html Spinal cord injuries (SCI) are more likely in summer when increased numbers partake in …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
UC San Diego researchers use stem cells, 3D-printing to treat spinal cord injurieshttps://www.10news.com/news/local-news/uc-san-diego-researchers-use-stem-cells-3d-printing-to-treat-spinal-cord-injuries Researchers at UC San Diego published a study this week, showing that a mix …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
For Mayo scientist, spinal-injury research is personalhttp://www.startribune.com/for-mayo-scientist-spinal-injury-research-is-personal/501182611/ In September, Peter Grahn and his Mayo colleagues published a globally recognized breakthrough: using …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Paraplegic patients walk again with spinal cord implantshttps://www.abc.net.au/news/health/2018-11-01/neurotechnology-restores-walking-spinal-cord-injury/10446050 Three patients with severe spinal cord injuries are walking again, thanks to a wireless …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Epidural stimulation leads to recovery of cardiovascular function in spinal-cord-injuredhttps://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/09/180917111524.htm For the first time since 2009, Stefanie Putnam is able to prepare — and …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
University of Minnesota Researchers Develop 3D Printed Device to Treat Spinal Cord Injurieshttps://all3dp.com/4/university-minnesota-researchers-develop-3d-printed-device-treat-spinal-cord-injuries/ In the United States, 285,000 people are currently suffering from spinal cord injuries. Around 17,000 …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New study offers hope of recovery from spinal cord injuryhttps://medicalxpress.com/news/2018-07-recovery-spinal-cord-injury.html Spinal cord injury or damage causes permanent changes in strength, sensation and other body …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Researchers repair acute spinal cord injury in monkeyshttps://medicalxpress.com/news/2018-06-acute-spinal-cord-injury-monkeys.html Spinal cord injuries are among the most severe and difficult-to-treat medical conditions, usually resulting …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
In a Break with Dogma, Myelin Boosts Neuron Growth in Spinal Cord Injurieshttp://www.newswise.com/articles/in-a-break-with-dogma%2C-myelin-boosts-neuron-growth-in-spinal-cord-injuries Recovery after severe spinal cord injury is notoriously fraught, with permanent paralysis often the …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
UCLA researchers improve hand, arm mobility in paralysis patientshttp://dailybruin.com/2018/05/10/ucla-researchers-improve-hand-arm-mobility-in-paralysis-patients/ UCLA researchers have partially restored hand and arm function in paralysis patients without performing …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
People With Spinal Injuries Are Regaining Use of Their Limbs in an Amazing Wayhttp://www.lamag.com/mag-features/spinal-injuries-ucla/ Brian Gomez has his  fingers wrapped around a small bar attached to three short …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Recovery from spinal cord injuries can be predictedhttps://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2018-03/uoz-rfs030718.php A trauma to the spinal cord, quickly leads to a progressive loss of nerve …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Revolutionary Robotic Treatment For Patients With Spinal Cord Injuries Now Available In United Stateshttps://globenewswire.com/news-release/2018/03/02/1414086/0/en/Revolutionary-Robotic-Treatment-For-Patients-With-Spinal-Cord-Injuries-Now-Available-In-United-States.html Brooks Rehabilitation, an industry leader in post-acute physical rehabilitation, announced today its partnership with …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Amazing Video Shows Paralyzed Woman Walking Again After Adult Stem Cell Treatmenthttp://www.lifenews.com/2018/02/05/amazing-video-shows-paralyzed-woman-walking-again-after-adult-stem-cell-treatment/ Today the Charlotte Lozier Institute announced the release of its latest testimonial video at …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
U of L launches groundbreaking study on spinal cord injurieshttp://www.wdrb.com/story/37203362/u-of-l-launches-groundbreaking-study-on-spinal-cord-injuries The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved a new University of Louisville School of …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New trial aiming to repair injured spinal cords gives new hope to paralysed Australianshttp://www.smh.com.au/national/new-trial-aiming-to-repair-injured-spinal-cords-gives-new-hope-to-paralysed-australians-20171130-gzvzwe.html Anne-Marie Howarth was riding her motorcycle in the Blue Mountains when she went too …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
A decade after stem cell feat, research ramps uphttp://host.madison.com/wsj/news/local/health-med-fit/a-decade-after-stem-cell-feat-research-ramps-up/article_f434ac73-0258-53c9-ab9d-f17a0726ad99.html In his UW-Madison lab, Su-Chun Zhang discovered a likely cause of ALS, the deadly …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Regenerative Medicine Restores Movement After Paralysishttp://www.newswise.com/articles/regenerative-medicine-restores-movement-after-paralysis Twelve-month data from spinal cord injury trial shows two-thirds of subjects recovered two or …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Asterias Announces Two Significant Developments for Spinal Cord Injury Programhttps://globenewswire.com/news-release/2017/10/02/1138619/0/en/Asterias-Announces-Two-Significant-Developments-for-Spinal-Cord-Injury-Program.html FREMONT, Calif., Oct. 02, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Asterias Biotherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE American:AST), a …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Asterias Biotherapeutics Opens Additional Clinical Site for AST-OPC1 SCiStar Studyhttps://globenewswire.com/news-release/2017/08/23/1091407/0/en/Asterias-Biotherapeutics-Opens-Additional-Clinical-Site-for-AST-OPC1-SCiStar-Study.html Source: Asterias Biotherapeutics FREMONT, Calif., Aug. 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Asterias Biotherapeutics, Inc. …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Nerve fibers regenerated with molecular mixhttp://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/319011.php By Ana Sandoiu Damage to a neuron’s axon, or nerve fiber – the ‘long …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
NEW SPINAL CORD INJURY REPAIR COMPANY LAUNCHEDhttps://ryortho.com/breaking/new-spinal-cord-injury-repair-company-launched/ Elizabeth Hofheinz, M.P.H., M.Ed. • Fri, August 18th, 2017 Print this article Based on …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Asterias Enrolls First Patient in Final Cohort of SCiStar Clinical Trialhttp://www.nasdaq.com/press-release/asterias-enrolls-first-patient-in-final-cohort-of-scistar-clinical-trial-20170809-00443 By GlobeNewswire, August 09, 2017, 07:00:00 AM Enrollment for entire SCiStar study expected to …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Nipro closing in on stem cell cure for spinal cord injurieshttps://asia.nikkei.com/Tech-Science/Science/Nipro-closing-in-on-stem-cell-cure-for-spinal-cord-injuries OSAKA — Medical equipment maker Nipro could commercialize next year a stem-cell-based treatment seen …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Surgery can prompt sensory nerves to ‘sprout’ fresh connections to spinal cordhttp://www.couriermail.com.au/technology/science/surgery-can-prompt-sensory-nerves-to-sprout-fresh-connections-to-spinal-cord/news-story/e22d49b3772d03e7f008524abf8d53a8 Jamie Seidel, News Corp Australia Network THE quest to repair spinal cord injuries is …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Scholar Rock and the Miami Project to Cure Paralysis Present Preclinical Data Demonstrating Therapeutic Potential of SRK-015 in Spinal Cord Injury at 35th Annual National Neurotrauma Symposiumhttp://pipelinereview.com/index.php/2017071165199/Small-Molecules/Scholar-Rock-and-the-Miami-Project-to-Cure-Paralysis-Present-Preclinical-Data-Demonstrating-Therapeutic-Potential-of-SRK-015-in-Spinal-Cord-Injury-at-35th-Annual-National.html CAMBRIDGE, MA, USA I July 10, 2017 I Scholar Rock, a biotechnology company focused …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Researchers Provide the First Evidence That a New Kind of Paralysis Treatment Is Effectivehttps://futurism.com/researchers-provide-the-first-evidence-that-a-new-kind-of-paralysis-treatment-is-effective/ A new study has revealed the potential for cortical targets to improve motor function …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Patients with Complete Paralysis Show Additional Recovery of Arm, Hand and Finger Function at 9-months After Treatment with Asterias’ AST-OPC1http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/patients-with-complete-paralysis-show-additional-recovery-of-arm-hand-and-finger-function-at-9-months-after-treatment-with-asterias-ast-opc1-300472759.html FREMONT, Calif., June 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Asterias Biotherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE MKT: AST), a …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Neuralstem Expands Phase 1 Safety Trial of NSI-566 Neural Stem Cells in Spinal Injuryhttps://www.ptcommunity.com/wire/neuralstem-expands-phase-1-safety-trial-nsi-566-neural-stem-cells-spinal-injury GERMANTOWN, Md., April 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Neuralstem, Inc. (Nasdaq:CUR), a biopharmaceutical company …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
InVivo to Initiate Cervical Spinal Cord Injury Studyhttp://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170323005389/en/InVivo-Initiate-Cervical-Spinal-Cord-Injury-Study – Company Receives Investigational Testing Authorization from Health Canada to Conduct Cervical Spinal Cord …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New trial may revolutionise treatment of spinal cord injury patientshttps://www.uq.edu.au/news/article/2017/01/new-trial-may-revolutionise-treatment-of-spinal-cord-injury-patients Queensland researchers are launching a world-first clinical trial aimed at improving recovery from spinal …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Paralyzed monkeys regain control of their legs after brain implantshttp://www.cnn.com/2016/11/09/health/paralyzed-monkeys-walking-brain-implant/ By Meera Senthilingam, CNN A new form of brain implant could one day help …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
UofL wins $5 million to help spinal patientshttp://www.courier-journal.com/story/life/wellness/health/2016/10/24/uofl-wins-5-million-help-spinal-patients/92667274/ Researchers at the University of Louisville and Columbia University have been awarded a $5 …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Regeneration of spinal nerve cells boostedhttps://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/10/161012102702.htm Researchers successfully boosted the regeneration of mature nerve cells in the spinal cords of …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Clinical trial offers hope to restore limb function in man with complete cervical spinal cord injuryhttps://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/09/160914095610.htm Physicians at Rush University Medical Center became the first in Illinois to inject AST-OPC1 …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
InVivo Therapeutics touts case study in 1st spine scaffold implanthttp://www.massdevice.com/invivo-therapeutics-touts-case-study-1st-spine-scaffold-implant/ InVivo TherapeuticsInVivo Therapeutics (NSDQ:NVIV) this week touted a case study of the 1st implantation …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Fourth patient converts from complete to incomplete spinal cord injury in InVivo trialhttp://www.massdevice.com/fourth-patient-converts-complete-incomplete-spinal-cord-injury-invivo-trial/ FINK DENSFORD InVivo TherapeuticsInVivo Therapeutics (NSDQ:NVIV) said today 4th patient in the Inspire study …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Leaping over spinal cord injury, researchers teach a quadriplegic’s hand to move againhttp://www.latimes.com/science/sciencenow/la-sci-sn-spinal-cord-hand-movement-20160413-story.html Melissa Healy After a broken neck left him a quadriplegic, Ian Burkhart was told …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Athersys’ MultiStem® Promotes Recovery After Acute Spinal Cord Injury in Preclinical Studyhttp://globenewswire.com/news-release/2015/11/19/788698/0/en/Athersys-MultiStem-Promotes-Recovery-After-Acute-Spinal-Cord-Injury-in-Preclinical-Study.html CLEVELAND, Nov. 19, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Athersys, Inc. (Athersys) (NASDAQ:ATHX) announced today that …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
How paralyzed patients are able to stand againsthttp://www.cnn.com/2015/07/24/health/paralyzed-patients-stand-again/ By Elizabeth Cohen, Senior Medical Correspondent, and John Bonifield, CNN (CNN)In what’s being hailed …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Health Canada grants approval for StemCells’ Phase II trial for cervical spinal cord injuryhttp://clinicaltrials.pharmaceutical-business-review.com/news/health-canada-grants-approval-for-stemcells-phase-ii-trial-for-cervical-spinal-cord-injury-190615-4604936 Health Canada has granted approval for StemCells to expand its Phase II clinical trial …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
StemCells, Inc. Announces Commencement of the Second Cohort of the Pathway(TM) Study in Cervical Spinal Cord Injuryhttp://www.orthospinenews.com/stemcells-inc-announces-commencement-of-the-second-cohort-of-the-pathwaytm-study-in-cervical-spinal-cord-injury StemCells, Inc. STEM, +0.00% a world leader in the research and development of cell-based …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Novel Cellular Therapeutic Approach for ALS Gets FDA Clearance for First-in-Human Trialshttp://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20150604005355/en/Cellular-Therapeutic-Approach-ALS-FDA-Clearance-First-in-Human#.VXDOmsp0yUk SALT LAKE CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Q Therapeutics, Inc., a clinical-stage developer of novel cellular therapies for …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Stem Cell Treatment Speeds Up Recovery after Spinal Cord Injury in Monkeyshttp://www.pharmiweb.com/pressreleases/pressrel.asp?ROW_ID=115926#.VWZKMcp0yUk Previous research conducted by various groups had indicated stem cell treatments helped rats with …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
VIDEO: Paralysed Cork man to walk marathon in robotic exoskeleton suithttp://www.irishexaminer.com/ireland/paralysed-cork-man-to-walk-marathon-in-robotic-exoskeleton-suit-327559.html An Irish man who is 85% paralysed is set to walk a marathon with …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Experimental Drug Could Aid Frontline Spinal Injury Treatmenthttp://www.science20.com/news_articles/experimental_drug_could_aid_frontline_spinal_injury_treatment-155026 Rapid treatment with a new anti-inflammatory called C5aR could have a major impact on …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Murray’s Problemhttp://www.jsonline.com/news/health/murrays-problem-scientist-and-son-281784391.html Murray Blackmore stood at the lectern and tried to take in the dark conference …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Invivo Therapeutics Holdings Corp (OTCMKTS:NVIV) Announces Second Subject Enrolled In The Pilot Studyhttp://www.usmarketsdaily.com/invivo-therapeutics-holdings-corp-otcmktsnviv-announces-second-subject-enrolled-in-the-pilot-study-8580 Invivo Therapeutics Holdings Corp (OTCMKTS:NVIV) said that a second subject has been registered in …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Paralyzed Man Walks After Cells for Smelling Placed in Spinehttp://www.businessweek.com/news/2014-10-21/paralyzed-man-walks-again-after-nose-cells-are-placed-in-spine A man paralyzed from the chest down in a knife attack is walking again …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Christopher Reeve’s Son Gives First Look at Amazing Progress in Spinal Cord Injury Researchhttp://www.people.com/article/christopher-reeve-spinal-cord-injury-breakthrough Ten years after the death of actor and activist Christopher Reeve, his eldest son, …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Scientists Use Electrical Impulses to Help Paralyzed Rats Walk Againhttp://www.slate.com/blogs/future_tense/2014/09/30/new_research_cures_spinal_cord_injury_paralysis_in_rats_using_drugs_and.html Even after he lost the use of his limbs, Christopher Reeve believed in keeping …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
UAMC Trauma Center to study drug that may improve function after spinal cord injuryhttp://www.kvoa.com/news/uamc-trauma-center-to-study-drug-that-may-improve-function-after-spinal-cord-injury/ TUCSON – A new drug that may improve function after acute spinal cord injury …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Stem Cell Research: Scientists Make Spinal Cord Injury Breakthrough in Rat Studyhttp://www.ibtimes.co.uk/stem-cell-research-scientists-make-spinal-cord-injury-breakthrough-rat-study-1460223 Scientists have recorded the dramatic growth of grafted stem cells in rat spinal cord …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Aging Can Worsen Spinal Cord Injuryhttp://www.laboratoryequipment.com/news/2014/06/aging-can-worsen-spinal-cord-injury In the complex environment of a spinal cord injury, researchers have found that immune …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Japan to start clinical tests to regenerate spinal cordhttp://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/Home/Science/Japan-to-start-clinical-tests-to-regenerate-spinal-cord/articleshow/36722886.cms TOKYO: Japanese researchers are to begin conducting a series of clinical tests to try …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
StemCells, Inc. Posts Letter to Shareholdershttp://online.wsj.com/article/PR-CO-20140529-906827.html StemCells, Inc. Posts Letter to Shareholders NEWARK, Calif., May 29, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
StemCells, Inc. Provides Update on Its Phase I/II Study in Spinal Cord Injuryhttp://www.marketwatch.com/story/stemcells-inc-provides-update-on-its-phase-iii-study-in-spinal-cord-injury-2014-05-19?reflink=MW_news_stmp StemCells, Inc. STEM +0.71% announced today that Armin Curt, M.D., study principal investigator, presented …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Paraplegics Show Gains in Study of Spinal-Cord Stimulationhttp://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702304640104579487442703241408?mg=reno64-wsj&url=http%3A%2F%2Fonline.wsj.com%2Farticle%2FSB10001424052702304640104579487442703241408.html By Joseph Walker A new study gives the greatest indication yet that people paralyzed …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Recent research could lead to new treatments for spinal cord injurieshttp://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/1811851 March 26, 2014 /24-7PressRelease/ — A biology professor out of Canada recently received a …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
U.S. team conducts study using new cell technique in monkeyshttp://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2014/01/30/national/u-s-team-conducts-study-using-new-cell-technique-in-monkeys/ A research team at Harvard University has conducted a preliminary study on monkeys paralyzed …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Cranking it up to 11 Proves Ineffective When Tapping Spinal Nerveshttp://www.dailytech.com/Cranking+it+up+to+11+Proves+Ineffective+When+Tapping+Spinal+Nerves/article33620c.htm Jason Mick (Blog) – October 29, 2013 6:00 AM (Source: Embassy Pictures)Researchers make major …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
StemCells gets FDA OK on spinal cord trialhttp://www.sfgate.com/health/article/StemCells-gets-FDA-OK-on-spinal-cord-trial-4879932.php 10-09) 10:03 PDT SAN FRANCISCO — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration last week …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Basic fibroblast growth factor protects injured spinal cord motor endplateshttp://phys.org/wire-news/139915221/basic-fibroblast-growth-factor-protects-injured-spinal-cord-moto.html Cells positive for calcitonin gene related peptide in the spinal cord and anterior tibial …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Asubio Broadens Inclusion Criteria For Landmark Spinal Cord Injury Clinical Trialhttp://online.wsj.com/article/PR-CO-20130708-904357.html Asubio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced the expansion of enrollment for its ASCENT-ASCI (Asubio Spinal …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Single injection of human neural stem cells improves acute spinal cord injuries in ratshttp://www.news-medical.net/news/20130528/Single-injection-of-human-neural-stem-cells-improves-acute-spinal-cord-injuries-in-rats.aspx An international team led by researchers at the University of California, San Diego School …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Neuralstem Sees Breakthrough In Spinal Cord Injuryhttp://seekingalpha.com/article/1470971-neuralstem-sees-breakthrough-in-spinal-cord-injury?source=google_news By Jason Napodano, CFA Earlier in the week, Neuralstem, Inc (CUR) announced the publication …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
AMES device helps the paralyzed regain movementhttp://www.gizmag.com/ames-device-stroke-spinal-injury/27791/ By Ben Coxworth Last week, the US Food and Drug Administration granted clearance to …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Adult cells transformed into early-stage nerve cells, bypassing the pluripotent stem cell stagehttp://www.news.wisc.edu/21746 by David Tenenbaum A UW-Madison research group has converted skin cells from people and …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New Hope for Reversing the Effects of Spinal Cord Injury Mar. 12, 2013http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/03/130312151947.htm Walking is the obvious goal for individuals who have a chronic spinal cord injury, …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
StemCells, Inc. Announces First Patient Cohort Completes Spinal Cord Injury Trial – Gains in Sensory Function Persist 12 Months After Stem Cell Transplanthttp://investor.stemcellsinc.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=86230&p=irol-newsArticle&ID=1784054&highlight= NEWARK, Calif., Feb 12, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) — StemCells, Inc. STEM -4.52% …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Supreme Court lets embryonic stem cell research go forwardhttp://usnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/01/07/16395707-supreme-court-lets-embryonic-stem-cell-research-go-forward?lite By M. Alex Johnson, NBC News The Supreme Court refused to step into the …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Paralyzed Dogs Walk Again With Nose Cell Transplanthttp://abcnews.go.com/Health/nose-cells-paralyzed-dogs-walk/story?id=17763218 May Hay, a dog lover, used to cart her 10-year-old dachshund, Jasper, around in …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New Rehabiliation Research Demonstrates Significant Functional Improvements in Patients with Spinal Cord Injurieshttp://www.healthcanal.com/surgery-rehabilitation/32789-New-Rehabiliation-Research-Demonstrates-Significant-Functional-Improvements-Patients-with-Spinal-Cord-Injuries.html STONY BROOK, N.Y. – A series of rehabilitation studies published in the September 2012 …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Read more: Harnessing Thought to Defeat Paralysis: Brain-Computer Interface – Popular Mechanicshttp://www.popularmechanics.com/how-to/blog/harnessing-thought-to-defeat-paralysis-brain-computer-interface-13373079?click=pm_latest Tim Hemmes, of Butler, Penn., has been paralyzed from the neck down for eight …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
StemCells, Inc. Achieves Spinal Cord Injury Milestone With First Neural Stem Cell Transplant Into Patient With Sensory Function Below the Level of Injuryhttp://www.marketwatch.com/story/stemcells-inc-achieves-spinal-cord-injury-milestone-with-first-neural-stem-cell-transplant-into-patient-with-sensory-function-below-the-level-of-injury-2012-09-27 NEWARK, Calif., Sep 27, 2012 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) — StemCells,today announced that the first …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New stem cell gel can cure spinal cord injurieshttp://zeenews.india.com/news/health/health-news/new-stem-cell-gel-can-cure-spinal-cord-injuries_18826.html University of California Washington: Using a new stem cell gel, researchers at the University …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
StemCells, Inc. Reports Positive Interim Data From Spinal Cord Injury Trialhttp://www.equities.com/news/headline-story?dt=2012-09-03&val=440525&cat=hcare NEWARK, Calif., Sept. 3, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — StemCells, Inc. (Nasdaq:STEM) today announced that …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
A new model for predicting recovery after spinal cord injuryhttp://www.sciencecodex.com/a_new_model_for_predicting_recovery_after_spinal_cord_injury-96263 New Rochelle, NY, August 8, 2012—For more than 1 million people in the U.S. …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New studies show spinal cord injury and ALS respond to cell transplantationhttp://www.sciencecodex.com/new_studies_show_spinal_cord_injury_and_als_respond_to_cell_transplantation-95226 Transplantation of mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs), multipotent stem cells with the ability to differentiate …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Mobile Music Touch Musical Glove Helps People With Spinal Injurieshttp://www.redorbit.com/news/technology/1112658820/mobile-music-touch-musical-glove-helps-people-with-spinal-injuries/ People with paralyzing spinal cord injuries (SCI) now have access to a glove created …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Spinal Cord Injured Client at Project Walk-Kansas City Benefiting from Aggressive, Exercise-Based Recovery Programhttp://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/776871 Overland Park, KS (PRWEB) June 29, 2012 More and more research is backing up …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Research Shows You Don’t Need a Spinal Cord After Allhttp://www.wallstreetdaily.com/2012/06/22/video-research-shows-you-dont-need-a-spinal-cord-after-all/ Wall Street Daily Research Scientists in Chicago are delivering new hope to victims of …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Swiss Scientists Rewire Injured Spinal Cords, Paralyzed Rats Walk Againhttp://www.pcworld.com/article/256692/swiss_scientists_rewire_injured_spinal_cords_paralyzed_rats_walk_again.html Here at GeekTech, we’ve seen lots of contraptions to help the disabled regain some …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Fish study raises hope for spinal injury repairhttp://medicalxpress.com/news/2012-05-fish-spinal-injury.html (Medical Xpress) — Scientists have unlocked the secrets of the zebra fish’s ability to …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
‘Nerve bypass’ restores movement in man’s paralysed armhttp://www.nhs.uk/news/2012/05may/Pages/nerve-bypass-treats-arm-paralysis.aspx Revolutionary surgery has given a paralysed man the ability to move his arms and …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Stem Cell Transplant Patients Show Long Term Improvementhttp://www.livescience.com/20384-stem-cell-transplant-patients-show-long-term-improvement.html LiveScience StaffDate: 17 May 2012 Time: 10:18 AM ET An injection of a patient’s …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Brain Implant Helps Paralyzed Hand Movehttp://news.discovery.com/tech/brain-implant-helps-paralyzed-limbs-move-120421.html Analysis by Jesse Emspak, Sat Apr 21, 2012 10:28 AM ET The dream of …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Neural stem cell transplants for spinal cord injury maximized by combined, complimentary therapieshttp://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2012-04/ctco-nsc041712.php Tampa, Fla. (April. 17, 2012) – Combined, complimentary therapies have the ability to maximize …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Geron halting stem cell research, laying off staffhttp://yourlife.usatoday.com/health/story/2011-11-15/Geron-halting-stem-cell-research-laying-off-staff/51215752/1 TRENTON, N.J. The company doing the first government-approved test of embryonic stem cell therapy …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
After Geron, Stem Cells’ New Saviorshttp://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2011/11/18/after-geron-stem-cells-new-saviors.html The biotech Geron may have abandoned its famous effort to treat paralyzed patients with …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Teeth could be used to repair damaged spines, research suggestshttp://www.mirror.co.uk/news/health-news/2011/12/02/teeth-could-be-used-to-repair-damaged-spines-research-suggests-115875-23603544/ Teeth could hold the key to helping spinal cord injury victims to walk again. …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
StemCells, Inc. Completes Enrollment of First Cohort in Landmark Chronic Spinal Cord Injury Trialhttp://www.marketwatch.com/story/stemcells-inc-completes-enrollment-of-first-cohort-in-landmark-chronic-spinal-cord-injury-trial-2011-12-15 NEWARK, Calif., Dec 15, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) — StemCells, Inc. STEM -5.99% announced …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
UT scientist has found way to get paralyzed rats walkinghttp://www.statesman.com/news/local/ut-scientist-has-found-way-to-get-paralyzed-2189031.html Kolvoord/AMERICAN-STATESMAN George Bittner Professor led research on nerve damage. University of Texas researchers have …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Study to probe heart health, spinal cord injury linkhttp://www.ctv.ca/CTVNews/Health/20120225/heart-health-spinal-cord-injuries-120225/ VANCOUVER Marni Abbott-Peter has won three gold medals over years of playing basketball around …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Kessler Foundation, Ekso Bionics Partner to Test Commercial Robotic Exoskeletonhttp://www.azorobotics.com/news.aspx?newsID=2564 Kessler Foundation has partnered with Ekso Bionics to test the potential of a commercial …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Research could overcome spinal-cord injurieshttp://www.winnipegfreepress.com/opinion/columnists/research-could-overcome-spinal-cord-injuries-122710113.html <p>What’s the most catastrophic illness that can befall us? To me it’s a spinal-cord …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Israeli research gives hope for spinal injurieshttp://www.brantfordexpositor.ca/ArticleDisplay.aspx?e=3139798 What’s the most catastrophic illness that can befall us? To me, it’s a spinal …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Geron: Investing in the Promise of Stem Cell Technologyhttp://seekingalpha.com/article/271290-geron-investing-in-the-promise-of-stem-cell-technology <p>When it comes to investing in new medical technologies, some of the most exciting …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Appeals court lifts ban on federal embryonic stem cell research fundinghttp://www.bizjournals.com/sanfrancisco/news/2011/04/29/cirm-embryonic-stem-cells-ruling.html <p>San Francisco Business Times – by Ron Leuty <br /> Date: Friday, April 29, …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
‘RICEWRIST’ ROBOT HELPS SPINAL-CORD INJURY VICTIMhttp://www.thecypresstimes.com/article/MedicalHealth/Medical/RICEWRIST_ROBOT_HELPS_SPINALCORD_INJURY_VICTIM/43377 <p>Published 04/13/2011 – 5:51 a.m. CST&nbsp; Rice University lab tests ‘assist-as-needed’ exoskeleton to aid …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
APOV: Another spinal injury victim walks out of the hospitalhttp://thedailynewsonline.com/opinion/editorials/article_92fadaaa-6136-11e0-9519-001cc4c03286.html <p>By Ricky Palermo The Daily News Online | 0 comments</p> <p>People in our community …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
First patient to get stem cell therapy comes forwardhttp://www.washingtonpost.com/national/first-patient-to-get-stem-cell-therapy-is-identified/2011/04/02/AF5o5fqC_story.html <p>By Rob Stein, Published: April 6</p> <p>In the six months since scientists announced they …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Injured Rutgers player Eric LeGrand may benefit from new advances in spinal cord researchhttp://www.nj.com/rutgersfootball/index.ssf/2010/10/injured_rutgers_player_eric_le_1.html <p>October 21, 2010</p> <p>As doctors continued treating Rutgers football player Eric LeGrand for the …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Neuralstem Updates ALS Clinical Trial Progresshttp://www.kansascity.com/2010/10/18/2324248/neuralstem-updates-als-clinical.html <p>PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Neuralstem, Inc. (NYSE Amex: CUR) updated the progress of its ongoing Phase …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Lawmakers Craft Legislation to Protect Stem Cell Researchhttp://www.capitolnewsconnection.org/news/lawmakers-craft-legislation-protect-stem-cell-research <p>Ana Radelat from Washington, DC <br /> CNC News | September 29, 2010 <br …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Founder of start-up says device will one day change treatment of spinal cord injurieshttp://www.boston.com/business/healthcare/articles/2010/09/26/founder_of_start_up_says_device_will_one_day_change_treatment_of_spinal_cord_injuries/ <p>By Scott Kirsner <br /> Globe Correspondent / September 26, 2010&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;While most people …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
StemCells, Inc. Reports Breakthrough Using Human Neural Stem Cells to Restore Motor Function in Chronic Spinal Cord Injuryhttp://www.marketwatch.com/story/stemcells-inc-reports-breakthrough-using-human-neural-stem-cells-to-restore-motor-function-in-chronic-spinal-cord-injury-2010-08-19?reflink=MW_news_stmp <p>PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug 19, 2010 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) — StemCells, Inc. /quotes/comstock/15*!stem/quotes/nls/stem (STEM …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation Announces Expansion of NeuroRecovery Networkhttp://www.prweb.com/releases/2010/08/prweb4405014.htm <p>The Christopher &amp; Dana Reeve Foundation has named three new locations to its NeuroRecovery …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
First clinical trial with embryonic stem cells based on Wisconsin researchhttp://wistechnology.com/articles/7664/ <p>MADISON – It’s an enduring complaint about human embryonic stem cell research, often but …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Rodent of the Week: Nerves regenerated after spinal cord injuryhttp://articles.latimes.com/2010/aug/13/news/la-heb-rodent-20100813 <p>August 13, 2010</p> <p><br /> The long-sought goal of helping paralyzed people regain some …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Integra LifeSciences Introduces DuraGen Plus(R) Dural Regeneration Matrix – Spinal Matrix, for Repair of the Durahttp://www.marketwatch.com/story/integra-lifesciences-introduces-duragen-plusr-dural-regeneration-matrix-spinal-matrix-for-repair-of-the-dura-2010-07-09?reflink=MW_news_stmp <p>PLAINSBORO, N.J., Jul 9, 2010 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) — Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation announced …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
oodle-Shaped String of Aligned Nanofibers Promises Better Tissue Regenerationhttp://www.azonano.com/news.asp?newsID=18246 <p>A big question in regenerative medicine is how to most effectively deliver stem cells …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Folate may aid spinal cord healinghttp://www.upi.com/Science_News/2010/06/24/Study-Folate-may-aid-spinal-cord-healing/UPI-16911277388183/ <p>MADISON, Wis., June 24 (UPI) — A U.S. National Institutes of Health-funded laboratory study …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Therapy offers hope in brain, spinal injurieshttp://www.lfpress.com/news/london/2010/06/23/14491136.html <p>The U.S. military has invested $1 million in local research to develop an antibody …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Mice Hair Can Treat Spinal Cord Injurieshttp://topnews.us/content/222489-mice-hair-can-treat-spinal-cord-injuries <p>Scientists at the Anticancer Research Centre in San Diego have made a revolutionary invention. …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Moving closer to stem cell therapyhttp://www.israel21c.org/201005067926/health/moving-closer-to-stem-cell-therapy <p>By Karin Kloosterman <br /> May 06, 2010</p> <p>An Israeli discovery allowing stem cells …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Helping spinal injury patients move forwardhttp://pda.physorg.com/_news192296429.html <p>May 05, Medicine &amp; Health/Health</p> <p>Dr. Suzy Kim assesses the rehabilitative progress of a …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Sea shells may hold key to repairing paralysishttp://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/healthnews/7593799/Sea-shells-may-hold-key-to-repairing-paralysis-research.html <p>Sugar found in the shells of sea creatures could hold the key to a …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Promise For Treatment Of Spinal Cord Injuries: A Multidisciplinary Approach Most Likely To Achieve Resultshttp://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/184308.php <p>03 Apr 2010 – Although new developments in the management of spinal cord injuries …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Stem Cells Become Functioning Neurons in Micehttp://www.businessweek.com/lifestyle/content/healthday/635083.html <p>TUESDAY, Jan. 19 (HealthDay News) — Transplanted neurons grown from embryonic stem cells were …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Effort to Regenerate Injured Spinal Cords Turns to a New Modelhttp://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/effort-to-regenerate-injured-spinal-cords-turns-to-a-new-model-79072572.html <p>GAINESVILLE, Fla., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — For more than 400 years, scientists have studied …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New stem cell lines approved for tax-paid researchhttp://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5hrAL-sM2yHMyelQ3ZOhCiuZYjYvgD9CBB2GG1 <p>By LAURAN NEERGAARD (AP) &ndash; Dec 2, 2009</p> <p>WASHINGTON &mdash; Scientists can start using …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Hans Keirstead Can Make Mice Walk Again (and Humans, Too?)http://www.esquire.com/features/best-and-brightest-2009/human-embryonic-stem-cell-research-1209 <p><br /> Seven years ago, he used stem cells to make paralyzed rats walk …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Enzyme could help regeneration of nervous systems, study findshttp://cordis.europa.eu/fetch?CALLER=EN_NEWS&ACTION=D&SESSION=&RCN=31403 <p>[Date: 2009-10-26]</p> <p>&nbsp;A partly EU-funded team of UK and US researchers has identified an …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Human clinical trials for stem-cell research on cardshttp://economictimes.indiatimes.com/News/News-By-Industry/Healthcare-/-Biotech/Biotech/Human-clinical-trials-for-stem-cell-research-on-cards/articleshow/4875516.cms <p>AHMEDABAD: In what is seen as a boost to the stem cell research in …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
UPDATE 2-Geron’s spinal injury drug application on clinical holdhttp://www.forbes.com/feeds/afx/2009/08/18/afx6790084.html <p>BANGALORE, Aug 18 (Reuters) – Stem cell research company Geron Corp said U.S. health …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Chemotropic guidance facilitates axonal regeneration and synapse formation after spinal cord injuryhttp://www.nature.com/neuro/journal/v12/n9/abs/nn.2365.html <p>Nature Neuroscience 12, 1106 – 1113 (2009)</p> <p>Laura Taylor Alto1, Leif A Havton2, James …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Madison researchers optimistic but cautious on new stem cell guidelineshttp://www.madison.com/tct/news/stories/458134 <p>Todd Finkelmeyer&nbsp; &mdash;&nbsp; 7/13/2009 8:58 am</p> <p>Many associated with the University of Wisconsin-Madison are …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Paralyzed with 7-14 Days to Decide on a Testhttp://www.voiceofsandiego.org/articles/2009/07/09/opinion/flores070809.txt <p>By Vanessa S. Flores, V.M.D., MA.</p> <p>BLINKLISTWednesday, July 8, 2009|In January 2009, Geron, a …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Final rules out for government stem cell researchhttp://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5hrAL-sM2yHMyelQ3ZOhCiuZYjYvgD9996FEO2 <p>By LAURAN NEERGAARD</p> <p>WASHINGTON (AP) &mdash; The government issued final rules Monday expanding taxpayer-funded …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Salamanders, Regenerative Wonders, Heal Like Mammals, Peoplehttp://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2009/07/090701131314.htm <p>ScienceDaily (July 2, 2009) &mdash; The salamander is a superhero of regeneration, able to …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Study Raises Estimate of Paralyzed Americanshttp://www.nytimes.com/2009/04/21/health/21para.html <p>New York Times, Published: April 20, 2009 <br /> It may be hard to …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Fishy fight-or-flight response may hold answers to human nerve damagehttp://www.physorg.com/news159194818.html <p>April 17th, 2009 By Brian Murphy<br /> (PhysOrg.com) — Researchers at the University of …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
A Father’s Quest to Cure His Daughterhttp://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/04/14/a-fathers-quest-to-cure-his-daughter/?hp <p>A Father&rsquo;s Quest to Cure His Daughter</p> <p>February 14, 2009, New York Times<br /> …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Christopher and Dana Reeve Paralysis Act Signed by President Obama as Part of Omnibus Public Land Billhttp://news.prnewswire.com/DisplayReleaseContent.aspx?ACCT=104&STORY=/www/story/03-30-2009/0004997130&EDATE= <p>Christopher &amp; Dana Reeve Foundation expresses appreciation to Congressional co-sponsors for passing first legislation …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Computer stimulation may aid the paralyzedhttp://www.upi.com/Science_News/2009/03/23/Computer_stimulation_may_aid_the_paralyzed/UPI-53711237823398/ <p>GAINESVILLE, Fla., March 23 (UPI) — U.S. medical engineers say computerized electrical stimulation might …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Cutting-edge surgery soon for paralysed Kiwishttp://tvnz.co.nz/health-news/cutting-edge-surgery-soon-paralysed-kiwis-2564861 <p>New Zealand doctors are on the verge of getting approval for cutting-edge surgery that …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Geron Stem Cell Trial Risky, Doctors Warnhttp://www.thestreet.com/story/10470613/1/geron-stem-cell-trial-risky-doctors-warn.html?cm_ven=GOOGLEN <p>Geron’s(GERN Quote – Cramer on GERN – Stock Picks) upcoming and widely publicized stem …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Stem Cells Reverse Spinal Injury In Animalshttp://chattahbox.com/health/2009/02/16/stem-cells-reverse-spinal-injury-in-animals/ <p>US (ChattahBox) &ndash; Researchers have successfully used stem-cells to reverse spinal cord damage in …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Toddler helps bring about a medical miraclehttp://www.khou.com/news/local/houstonmetro/stories/khou090303_mp_stem-cell-surgery-in-houston.16c3ec3d.html <p>By Michelle Ponto / KHOU.com</p> <p>HOUSTON — Elena isn&rsquo;t your average little girl. At …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Stem cells to be produced from adult cells in Australiahttp://www.theaustralian.news.com.au/story/0,25197,24997558-12377,00.html <p>AUSTRALIAN scientists have made a stem cell breakthrough that promises to uncap research efforts …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Stem Cell Research: The Quest Resumeshttp://www.time.com/time/health/article/0,8599,1874717,00.html?iid=tsmodule <p>Even during the dark days of the Bush Administration’s stem-cell restrictions, Melton helped keep …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Physical therapists test mechanical arm to help patients recover from stroke, traumatic brain injuryhttp://insciences.org/article.php?article_id=1797 <p>DALLAS &mdash; Jan. 28, 2009 &mdash; Physical therapists at UT Southwestern Medical Center are …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Worm gene offers clues to nerve cell repair -studyhttp://uk.reuters.com/article/rbssHealthcareNews/idUKN2213705220090122 <p><br /> CHICAGO, Jan 22 (Reuters) – Researchers believe they have found a potential …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Light Therapy Will Cure Nerve Damagehttp://news.softpedia.com/news/Light-Therapy-Will-Cure-Nerve-Damage-98060.shtml <p>Tiny emitters near the spinal cord will release flashes of light</p> <p>Damaged nerves mean …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Key Mechanism That Regulates Development Of Stem Cells Into Neurons Identifiedhttp://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/11/081110153621.htm <p>Researchers at the University of Southern California (USC) have identified a novel mechanism in …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Coaxing Injured Nerves to Regrowhttp://sciencenow.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/full/2008/1106/1 <p>The adult central nervous system has limited ability to repair itself. That’s why spinal …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Repairing the Damaged Spinal Cordhttp://www.sciam.com/article.cfm?id=repairing-the-damaged-spinal-cord <p>Editor’s Note: This story, originally printed in the September 1999 issue of Scientific American, …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Spinal cord stem-cell trial could start soon, report sayshttp://www.sciam.com/blog/60-second-science/post.cfm?id=spinal-cord-stem-cell-trial-could-s-2008-10-20 <p>A clinical trial that would test the use of embryonic stem cells to treat …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
The WalkAide: A breakthrough device lets some people walk away from paralysishttp://www.tampabay.com/features/humaninterest/article846973.ece <p>By John Barry, Times Staff Writer <br /> In print: Sunday, October 12, 2008</p> …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Unlocking Stem Cell, DNA Secrets To Speed Therapieshttp://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/10/081010154152.htm <p>ScienceDaily (Oct. 11, 2008) &mdash; In a groundbreaking study led by a molecular biologist …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Key Advance In Treating Spinal Cord Injuries Found In Manipulating Stem Cellshttp://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/09/080918192939.htm <p>ScienceDaily (Sep. 19, 2008) &mdash; Researchers in Rochester, N.Y., and Colorado have shown that …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Special nerve cells could be key to treating spinal injurieshttp://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/main.jhtml?view=DETAILS&grid=&xml=/earth/2008/09/18/scispine118.xml <p>IBy Roger Highfield, Science Editor- Scientists have found a way to make a kind …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
EMEA Recommends Orphan Drug Designation for AX200 in the Treatment of Spinal Cord Injuryhttp://www.medadnews.com/News/Index.cfm?articleid=572053 <p>HEIDELBERG, Germany, Sept. 18, 2008 &ndash;SYGNIS Pharma AG (Frankfurt: LIO; ISIN DE0005043509; Prime Standard) …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Following Spinal Cord Injury, Sole Use Of Impaired Limb Improves Recoveryhttp://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/121821.php <p>Medicalnewstoday – September 18, 2008 -&nbsp;A new study finds that following minor spinal cord …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Chondroitin Sulfate Proteoglycan May Have Many Roles In Spinal Cord Injury Repairhttp://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/118606.php <p>The proteoglycan chondroitin sulfate (CSPG) plays an important role not just in the formation …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Scientists get cells to shift identities, raise new hopeshttp://www.baltimoresun.com/topic/chi-000815stem,0,7891487.story?page=2 <p>From the Chicago Tribune&nbsp;<br /> &quot;This is just the beginning and we don’t really …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Adult stem cells from brain more promising for treatmenthttp://www.freshnews.in/adult-stem-cells-from-brain-more-promising-for-treatment-37120 <p>Washington, July 25 (IANS) Adult stem cells actually originate in a different part of …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Spinal Cord Stem Cells May Act as Nerve Repair Systemhttp://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2008/07/22/AR2008072200807.html <p>TUESDAY, July 22 (HealthDay News) — Adult stem cells that may prove valuable in …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
The cool way to treat traumahttp://www.smh.com.au/news/national/the-cool-way-to-treat-trauma/2008/07/09/1215282928057.html <p>Eight years ago a Swedish medical registrar, Anna Bagenholm, found herself the subject of …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New findings reinvigorate hopes for nerve cell regenerationhttp://cordis.europa.eu/fetch?CALLER=EN_NEWS&ACTION=D&SESSION=&RCN=29654 <p>EU-funded scientists have forced damaged nerve cells to regenerate by administering a drug commonly …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
First stem cell trials might start in O.C.http://www.ocregister.com/articles/stem-cell-cells-2077118-company-disease <p>A tiny start-up company in Irvine has a shot at becoming the first to …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Synapse Biomedical Receives FDA Approval of NeuRx Diaphragm Pacing System (DPS)(TM) For Spinal Cord Injury Breathing Applicationshttp://www.prnewswire.com/cgi-bin/stories.pl?ACCT=104&STORY=/www/story/06-18-2008/0004834735&EDATE= <p>CLEVELAND, June 18 /PRNewswire/ — Synapse Biomedical Inc. announced today it has received approval …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Geron Presents Data at ISSCR Showing That Its Embryonic Stem Cell Therapeutic for Heart Failure Evades Direct Attack by the Human Immune Systemhttp://www.businesswire.com/portal/site/google/?ndmViewId=news_view&newsId=20080612005098&newsLang=en <p>MENLO PARK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Geron Corporation (Nasdaq:GERN) today announced the presentation of research studies indicating …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Locomotor Training Restores Walking Function In Child With Spinal Cord Injuryhttp://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/06/080604113048.htm <p>ScienceDaily (June 5, 2008) &mdash; A new report shows that a non-ambulatory (unable to …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Finding Clues For Nerve Cell Repairhttp://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/06/080603104407.htm <p>ScienceDaily (June 4, 2008) &mdash; A new study at the Montreal Neurological Institute at …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Spinal Cord Injuries and New Treatmentshttp://littlerock.injuryboard.com/spinal-cord-injuries/spinal-cord-injuries-and-new-treatments.aspx?googleid=240786 <p>Are cars really safer? We have seen so many people with serious spinal cord …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Regenerative Activity In The Peripheral Nervous System Could Mean Regeneration For The Central Nervous Systemhttp://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/05/080519092202.htm <p>ScienceDaily (May 22, 2008) &mdash; Researchers at the Peninsula Medical School in the South …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
UPDATE 1-Geron says FDA puts cell therapy drug on clinical holdhttp://www.reuters.com/article/rbssHealthcareNews/idUSBNG12626120080514 <p>May 14 (Reuters) – Geron Corp (GERN.O: Quote, Profile, Research) said U.S. health regulators …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New stem cell therapy for spinal injurieshttp://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/Deep_Focus/New_stem_cell_therapy_for_spinal_injuries/articleshow/2986692.cms <p>By Sujata Dutta Sachdeva, April 27, 2007 (Times of India)- Namita’s life came to …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New U of A tech helps farmer walk againhttp://www.canada.com/edmontonjournal/news/story.html?id=3b171765-2827-4c40-93d9-78428388124b&k=2075 <p>By Jodie Sinnema, April 2, 2008 (Edmonton Journal)- Scott Oster describes himself as a …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Nanotechnology may help spinal cord injuryhttp://www.upi.com/NewsTrack/Science/2008/04/07/nanotechnology_may_help_spinal_cord_injury/6964/ <p>April 7, 2008 (UPI) – U.S. researchers say they have created a nano-engineered gel …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Unproven Stem-Cell Treatments Spur Research Group Guidelineshttp://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601087&sid=adFEIZcb3k10&refer=home <p>By Rob Waters, Mar. 20, 2008&nbsp;(Bloomberg)- An international group of scientists is establishing guidelines …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
MAP4343 receives orphan drug statushttp://www.checkbiotech.org/orphan_News_treatmentandhealth.aspx?infoId=2778 <p>Mar. 18, 2008 (Checkbiotech.org)- Mapreg, a biotechnology company specialized in the development of novel …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Nervy researchers offer patients hope: Technology used to repair damagehttp://www.canada.com/calgaryherald/news/city/story.html?id=9a6b4a62-f88f-4ee4-a2bf-95269c7d98e8 <p>By Joni Evans, Mar. 7, 2008 (Calgary Herald)- University of Calgary scientists have taken …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Moderate Hypothermia as Treatment for Spinal Cord Injuryhttp://www.orthosupersite.com/view.asp?rID=26905 <p>By Andrew Cappuccino, Mar.&nbsp;2008 (Orthosupersite.com)- In this issue of Orthopedics, Dr Andrew Cappuccino, assistant …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
One big step for Geron: Therapy that enabled paralyzed rats to walk ready for test on humans, stem-cell firm sayshttp://origin.mercurynews.com/business/ci_8351062?nclick_check=1 <p>By Steve Johnson, Feb. 24, 2008 (Mercury News)- Fast facts about GeronAfter 13 years …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Scientists shed light on long-distance signaling in developing neuronshttp://www.physorg.com/news122645724.html <p>Feb. 19, 2008 (PhysOrg.com)- A longstanding puzzle in neurodevelopment may have yielded up a …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Medical Breakthrough At MUSC Has Amazing Healing Powershttp://www.live5news.com/news/state/15078391.html <p>By Marika Kelderman,&nbsp;Jan. 31, 2008&nbsp;(Live 5 News)- Call it a super neosporin of sorts. …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Scientists Map Signaling Networks That Control Neuron Functionhttp://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/01/080129125529.htm <p>Feb. 4, 2008 (ScienceDaily)- In the first large-scale proteomics study of its kind, researchers …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Spinal cord stem cell hopehttp://www.news.com.au/heraldsun/story/0,21985,23135011-2862,00.html <p>Jan. 31, 2008 (Herald Sun)- SPINAL cord injury sufferers have been given fresh hope …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Spinal cord research moving forward in 2008: The Miami Project is awaiting approval on use of Schwann cellshttp://media.www.thehurricaneonline.com/media/storage/paper479/news/2008/01/24/News/Spinal.Cord.Research.Moving.Forward.In.2008-3166606.shtml <p>By Ryan Watzel, Jan. 24, 2008 (The Miami Hurricane)- Since its co-founding in 1985 …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Scientists Restore Walking In Mice After Spinal Cord Injuryhttp://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/01/080106193147.htm <p>Jan. 7, 2008 (ScienceDaily)- Spinal cord damage blocks the routes that the brain uses …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics and Rutgers University Join Forces to Identify a Cure for Spinal Cord Injuries via Stem-Cell Researchhttp://www.foxbusiness.com/markets/industries/health-care/article/brainstorm-cell-therapeutics-rutgers-university-join-forces-identify-cure_424899_10.html <p>Jan. 7, 2008 (BusinessWire)- BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics Inc. (OTCBB:BCLI), a leading developer of adult …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Intensive training can fuel repair in brain, spinal cord post injuryhttp://www.dailyindia.com/show/201026.php/Intensive-training-can-fuel-repair <p>Dec. 19, 2007 (dailyindia.com)- Researchers at the University of Alberta have revealed that intensive …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Spinal cord injury victims benefit from intense rehab: U of A studyhttp://www.canada.com/edmontonjournal/news/story.html?id=6fbc41ac-963b-48ee-b202-abf64045f1e3&k=21309 <p>By Tom McMillan, Dec. 18, 2007 (Edmonton Journal)- Intensive rehabilitation for those with spinal …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
SYBD: Announces Upcoming Clinical Plans for Oxycyte(TM)http://www.tradingmarkets.com/.site/news/Stock%20News/920693/ <p>By Fain Hughes, Dec. 17, 2007 (TradingMarkets.com)- Synthetic Blood International, Inc. (SYBD) has finalized …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
CYKN: FDA Requests Add Info re HDE Application for Andara(TM) OFS(TM)http://www.tradingmarkets.com/.site/news/Stock%20News/902291/ <p>By Fain Hughes, Dec. 11, 2007 (TradingMarkets.com)- Cyberkinetics Neurotechnology Systems, Inc. (CYKN) has received …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Healing Spines And Woundshttp://www.wftv.com/health/14822499/detail.html <p>Dec. 11, 2007 (wftv.com)- STATINS FOR SPINAL CORDS: Drugs called statins were originally designed …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Neuroprotective Agents: Eighth International Neuroprotection Society Meetinghttp://www.nyas.org/annals/detail.asp?annalID=896 <p>Dec. 2007 (The New York Academy of Sciences)- he eighth in this series of …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
What Spinal Cord Injury Patients Can Accomplish with Physiotherapyhttp://www.americanchronicle.com/articles/viewArticle.asp?articleID=44651 <p>By Shabi Guptha, Dec. 4, 2007 (American Chronicle)- Sports injuries and car accidents, among …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Research Offers Hope for Repairing Injured Spinal Cord Using Stem Cellshttp://www.medindia.net/news/Research-Offers-Hope-for-Repairing-Injured-Spinal-Cord-Using-Stem-Cells-29319-1.htm <p>Nov. 13, 2007 (medindia.com)- A new study has identified key elements that may make …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Geron Positive Spinal Cord Injury Datahttp://www.247wallst.com/2007/11/geron-positive-.html <p>By Jon C. Ogg, Nov. 7, 2007 (247wallst.com)- Geron Corp. (NASDAQ:GERN) is trading up …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Immune System Research Hold Promise For Alzheimer’s, Stroke, And Mental Disordershttp://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2007/11/071106124045.htm <p>Nov. 7, 2007 (ScienceDaily)- Recent discoveries in the field of neuroimmunology, which studies the …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Nanotechnology in everyday lifehttp://wnyt.com/article/stories/S244602.shtml?cat=300 <p>By Lydia Kulbida, Dec. 3, 2007 (wynt.com)- The business of working with tiny particles …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Cell Death Discovery to Help Spinal Cord Injurieshttp://www.tfot.info/news/1036/cell-death-discovery-to-help-spinal-cord-injuries.html <p>By Asaf Peer, Nov. 1, 2007 (TFOT.info)- Researchers from the Max Delbrueck Center for …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New hopes for patients with spinal cord injuryhttp://www.presstv.ir/detail.aspx?id=24314&sectionid=3510302 <p>By Patricia Khashayar, MD., Sept. 24, 2007 (Press TV)- Dr Hooshang Saberi is a …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Breakthrough for spine injurieshttp://news14.com/content/top_stories/587234/breakthrough-for-spine-injuries/Default.aspx <p>By Ivanhoe Newswire, Sept. 18, 2007 (news14.com)- Each year in the United States, about …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Science key to Everett’s recoveryhttp://www.palmbeachpost.com/sports/content/sports/epaper/2007/09/13/a1c_stoda_0913.html <p>By Greg Stoda, Sept. 13, 2007 (palmbeachpost.com)- Don’t forget about the science behind the …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Medical Breakthrough — Spine Surgery: Timing Mattershttp://www.wqad.com/Global/story.asp?S=7028737&nav=7k8p <p>Sept. 5, 2007 (WQAD)- 300-thousand Americans are in wheelchairs due to spinal cord injuries.&nbsp; …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Stem-cell transplants provide hopehttp://www.cushingdaily.com/statenewsII/local_story_248202748.html <p>By Wally Kennedy, Sept. 5, 2007, (CNHI News Service)- Rylea Barlett was born blind …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Diamyd Updates Gene Therapy Program and Outlines Plans for Phase I Clinical Trial for Treatment of Cancer Painhttp://www.earthtimes.org/articles/show/news_press_release,166388.shtml <p>Aug 27, 2007 (PRNewswire-Diamyd Medical AB)- Diamyd Medical announced today that NP2, the company’s …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
The Stem Cell Summit Will Chart the Future of Regenerative Medicine October 2-3, 2007 in Bostonhttp://www.genengnews.com/news/bnitem.aspx?name=21569235 <p>Aug 10, 2007&nbsp;(Genetic Engeneering &amp;Biotechnology News, Business Wire)- Harvard Stem Cell Institute, Genetics Policy …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Kennedy Krieger Institute Study Enhances Understanding of Brain Plasticity and Motor Skills, Signaling Advancements for Future Rehab Practiceshttp://sev.prnewswire.com/health-care-hospitals/20070807/DCTU01207082007-1.html <p>Aug. 7, 2007&nbsp;(PRNewswire-USNewswire)- In a study published in the August issue of Nature Neuroscience, …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Stem Cell Scientist Sets Record Straight on Spinal Cord Injury Trialshttp://blog.wired.com/wiredscience/2007/08/stem-cell-scien.html <p>By Kristen Philipkoski,&nbsp;Aug 08, 2007 (Wired Science)- There’s been lots of confusion and some …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New spinal cord injury developedhttp://www.imedinews.ge/en/news_read/53886 <P>NEW YORK, July 25 (UPI) — U.S. medical scientists have developed a new spinal …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Restorative Therapies, Inc., Receives FDA Clearance for Enhancement to R300-S Electical Stimulation Cyclehttp://www.emediawire.com/releases/2007/7/emw538263.htm <P>Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) July 10, 2007 — Restorative Therapies, Inc., advances its New Era …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Nerve-repair innovation gives man new hopehttp://www.indystar.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20070703/BUSINESS/707030350/1003/BUSINESS <P>Nearly five years ago, Brandon Ingram rear-ended a car while driving west on I-70 …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Human Stem Cell Treatment Restores Motor Function In Paralyzed Ratshttp://www.medicalnewstoday.com/medicalnews.php?newsid=72727 June 6, 2007 (MedicalNewsToday.com)- Rats paralyzed due to loss of blood flow to the …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Doctor says ‘golden age’ of spinal cord injury treatments a decade awayhttp://bodyandhealth.canada.com/channel_health_news_details.asp?news_id=12518&news_channel_id=145&channel_id=145&rot=11 By Steve Rennie, June 5, 2007 (Canadian Press)- rms trembling, Nicholas Schoenhoff pushed himself …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
MRI Used To Predict Recovery After Spinal Cord Injuryhttp://www.medicalnewstoday.com/medicalnews.php?newsid=72449 June 3, 2007 (MedicalNewsToday.com)- Using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), radiologists can better predict the …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Nanomedicine Opens The Way For Nerve Cell Regeneration: Two Research Groups Present Results At NSTI Nanotech 2007http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/medicalnews.php?newsid=71453 May 20, 2007 (MedicalNewsToday.com)- The ability to regenerate nerve cells in the body could …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New method devised to repair nerveshttp://www.sciencedaily.com/upi/index.php?feed=Science&article=UPI-1-20070515-09380800-bc-us-nerverepair.xml <P>May 15, 2007 (ScienceDaily.com)- U.S. medical scientists have discovered it’s best to use similar …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Geron Anticipates Embryonic Stem Cell Trials in 2008http://blog.wired.com/wiredscience/2007/05/geron_anticipat.html By Steven Edwards, May 11, 2007 (Wired Science)- Just in time for the Presidential …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Stem Cell Therapy: The Holy Grail of Medicinehttp://www.expresshealthcaremgmt.com/200704/coverstory01.shtml By Nancy Singh, April 2007 (expresshealthcaremgmt.com)- Four-month-old Aarohi Bhatt recently created medical history for …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicinehttp://www.expresshealthcaremgmt.com/200704/coverstory02.shtml <P>By Nancy Singh, April 2007 (expresshealthcaremgmt.com)- Stem cell therapy (SCT) has long captured the …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Gel can act as bone, tissuehttp://www.jconline.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20070415/NEWS0501/704150356/1152/NEWS <P>By Brian Wallheimer, April 15, 2007 (jconline.com)- Work done by a researcher at Purdue …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
In spinal research, pets lead the wayhttp://www.latimes.com/features/health/la-he-labside9apr09,1,4056553.story?coll=la-headlines-health&ctrack=1&cset=true <P>By Karen Ravn, April 9, 2007 (latimes.com)- At Purdue University’s Center for Paralysis Research, …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Device holds hope for patients on ventilatorshttp://www.ajc.com/metro/content/metro/stories/2007/04/01/0401meshventilators.html <P>By Gayle White, April 1, 2007 (The Atlanta Journal-Constitution)- Don Pollard’s eyes widened. He …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Psychological Treatments Improve Outcomes for Back Pain Sufferershttp://www.emaxhealth.com/45/10412.html March 21, 2007 (eMaxHealth.com)- A multidisciplinary investigation led by Inderjit Singh, Ph.D, of the …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New Spinal Cord Treatment Availablehttp://www.thebostonchannel.com/asseenon5/11194788/detail.html# <P>March 7, 2007 (TheBostonChannel.com)- It’s been one year since Dana Reeve passed away. Dana …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Cord blood promises lifehttp://savannahnow.com/node/234297 <P>February 27, 2007 (Savannah Morning News)- A state Senate bill calls for a program …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Paralyzed Stanley teen vows to walk againhttp://www.shreveporttimes.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20070212/NEWS01/702120310/1002/NEWS <P>By Vickie Welborn, February 12, 2007 (The Shreveport Times)- STANLEY — Kayla Spano’s bedroom …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Neuralstem Inc. Cells Survive and Become Neurons in Rats With Spinal Injuries, Study Reportshttp://www.pr-inside.com/neuralstem-inc-cells-survive-and-become-r51530.htm February 13, 2007 (PRNewswire)- Human neural stem cells (hNSCs) transplanted into rats with spinal …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Study: Spinal cord can repair itselfhttp://www.sciencedaily.com/upi/index.php?feed=Science&article=UPI-1-20070214-09570900-bc-us-spinalcord.xml <P>February 14, 2007 (ScienceDaily)- U.S. scientists say they have disproved the long-held theory that …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Bionic ear creator seeks funding for new spinal cord projecthttp://www.abc.net.au/pm/content/2007/s1837577.htm <P>January 31, 2007 (ABC)- LISA MILLAR: Since its creation in 1978, the cochlear implant …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Boston Life Sciences Acquires Rights to Develop and Commercialize Promising Phase II Spinal Cord Injury Drug, Cethrin(R), in Exclusive Worldwide Licensehttp://www.drugnewswire.com/10971/ January 5, 2007 (DrugNewswire)- Boston Life Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLSI) , a biotechnology company focused …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Uric acid and spinal cord injury treatmenthttp://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2007-01/rtsu-uaa010307.php <P>January 3, 2007 (EurekAlert!)- Uric acid is commonly associated with the excruciatingly painful joint …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
USC study unravels key component in the process of myelinationhttp://http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2006-11/uosc-urc110206.php <P>Los Angeles, Nov. 2, 2006 (Eurekalert.org ) -A breakthrough finding on the mechanism of …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Jane Street co-founder donates $1 million to cure paralysishttp://www.centredaily.com/mld/centredaily/business/16002332.htm <P>November 13. 2006 (centredaily.com)- Tim Reynolds, co-founder of a thriving Wall Street trading firm, …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Growth factor stimulates rapid extension of key motor neurons in brainhttp://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2006-11/mgh-gfs110306.php November 3, 2006 (EurekAlert!, Massachusetts General Hospital)- MGH study first to identify factors controlling …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Transplantation of Preconditioned Schwann Cells in Peripheral Nerve Grafts After Contusion in the Adult Spinal Cordhttp://www.ejbjs.org/cgi/content/abstract/88/11/2400 By Alexandre Rasouli et.al., 2006&nbsp;(The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery)- Background: Recovery after …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Stem Cell Sciences to test neural stem cells for spinal cord injuryhttp://www.hemscott.com/news/latest-news/item.do?newsId=37142877355420 <P>November 2, 2006 (Hemscott, AFX News)- Stem Cell Sciences PLC said its Neural Stem …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Fasting may boost recovery from spinal injuryhttp://www.newscientist.com/article/dn10386-fasting-may-boost-recovery-from-spinal-injury.html <P>By Roxanne Khamsi, October 26, 2006 (NewScientist.com)- Fasting may improve recovery from spinal cord …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Partial spinal cord injury, two different therapies show positive resultshttp://www.xagena.it/news/medicinenews_net_news/09ee0d0176bfd7a94b7cb9a926ab74cc.html <P>By XagenaMedicine, 2006 (MedicineNews.net, American Academy of Neurology)- Body weight-supported treadmill training isn’t more …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Adult stem cells show wider potential than previously thoughthttp://www.medicalnewstoday.com/medicalnews.php?newsid=51990 <P>September 17, 2006 (Medical News Today)- Chemists are developing new insights and techniques in …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Regeneration study could offer hope to humanshttp://www.indystar.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20060822/LIVING01/608220311/-1/ZONES04 By Barb Berggoetz, August 22, 2006 (indystar.com) – The genes and proteins in salamanders …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Cyberkinetics Provides Update on Ongoing Clinical Trials of BrainGate Neural Interface System; Report Includes Initial Results From Use of BrainGate by a Person with ALShttp://home.businesswire.com/portal/site/google/index.jsp?ndmViewId=news_view&newsId=20060823005359&newsLang=en August 23, 2006 (businesswire.com) – Cyberkinetics Neurotechnology Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: CYKN; "Cyberkinetics") announced that …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Severed nerve fibers in spinal cord can regenerate for long distanceshttp://www.rxpgnews.com/research/neurosciences/regeneration/article_4875.shtml By Case Western Reserve University, August 19, 2006 (RxPG News) – This provides the …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Geron Announces Publication of Study Results Supporting Safety and Utility of Human Embryonic Stem Cell-Derived Therapeutic Product for Treatment of Spinal Cord Injuryhttp://www.genengnews.com/news/bnitem.aspx?name=3415123 <P>By Biowire, July 19, 2006 (genengnews.com) – Geron Corporation announced today the publication of …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Cyberkinetics Reports Preliminary BrainGate Data from Non-Speaking, Paralyzed Participant at ASIA Meeting in Bostonhttp://home.businesswire.com/portal/site/google/index.jsp?ndmViewId=news_view&newsId=20060629005376&newsLang=en <P>Business Wire 6/29/2006</P> <P>Cyberkinetics Neurotechnology Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: CYKN; "Cyberkinetics") announced that clinical investigators …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
USC seeks volunteers for spinal cord injury rehabilitation studyhttp://www.wistv.com/Global/story.asp?S=5079631 <P>WIStv 6/26/2006</P> <P>The University of South Carolinas Arnold School of Public Health is seeking …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Neurons Grown from Embryonic Stem Cells Restore Function in Paralyzed Ratshttp://www.nih.gov/news/pr/jun2006/ninds-20.htm <P>NIH News 6/20/2006</P> <P>For the first time, researchers have enticed transplants of embryonic stem …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Stem cell breakthroughhttp://www.news-medical.net/?id=18447 <P>Medical Research News 6/14/2006</P> <P>Researchers at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) and the …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Could the paralysed walk again?http://www.london-student.net/content/view/406/29/ <P>London Student, Davina Bristow 6/13/2006</P> <P>The paralysed may one day walk again thanks to …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Star Trek is here: computers read our mindshttp://www.playfuls.com/news_001247_Star_Trek_is_here_computers_read_our_minds.html <P>Science News, Dan Nicolae Alexa 6/12/2006</P> <P>First, there were robots who could immitate facial …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Newly Discovered Cell Could Reverse Nerve Damage From Stroke, Spinal Injuryhttps://www.courthousenews.com/newly-discovered-cell-could-reverse-nerve-damage-from-stroke-spinal-injury/ (CN) — Scientists revealed Monday they have discovered a new type of immune cell …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
HGH Found to Promote Recovery from Spinal Damagehttps://www.gilmorehealth.com/hgh-found-to-promote-recovery-from-spinal-damage/ Researchers have found that human growth hormone (HGH) treatment, combined with physical therapy, can …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Researchers to develop ‘intelligent spinal interface’ with $6.3 million in DARPA fundinghttps://www.technologynetworks.com/neuroscience/news/researchers-to-develop-intelligent-spinal-interface-with-63-million-in-darpa-funding-324852 Supported with a new grant of $6.3 million from the U.S. Defense Advanced Research …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Cleveland researchers develop technology to give spinal cord injury patients use of hands backhttps://www.news5cleveland.com/news/originals/cleveland-researchers-develop-technology-to-give-spinal-cord-injury-patients-use-of-hands-back Ground-breaking, life-changing research is happening at MetroHealth Medical Center when it comes to spinal …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Curcumin May Be better Than Drugs At Treating Spinal Cord Injurieshttps://www.worldhealth.net/news/curcumin-may-be-better-drugs-treating-spinal-cord-injuries/ Curcumin/turmeric would appear to be an allstar compound found in food, now it seems …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Marquette professor receives $1.9 million grant to study spinal cord regenerationhttps://www.bizjournals.com/milwaukee/news/2019/03/25/marquette-professor-receives-1-9-million-grant-to.html Marquette University professor Murray Blackmore received a $1.9 million grant from the National Institutes …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Spinal cord stimulator device shows promise in Minneapolis studyhttp://www.startribune.com/spinal-cord-stimulator-device-shows-promise-in-minneapolis-study/505910842/ Learning to walk again would be great, but for many people with paralysis, shorter …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Medical experts restore movement and autonomic function in patients with complete paralysishttps://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2019-01/uomm-mer013119.php MINNEAPOLIS, MN- January 31, 2019 – There are more than 290,000 people estimated to …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Helping paralyzed patients walk againhttps://news.aamc.org/patient-care/article/helping-paralyzed-patients-walk-again/ Jeff Marquis, a professional chef, loved nothing better than snowboarding, hiking, and mountain biking …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Immune cells could hold key to therapies for spinal cord injurieshttps://medicalxpress.com/news/2018-11-immune-cells-key-therapies-spinal.html Fresh insights into how zebrafish repair their damaged nerve connections could aid the development …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New Method to Create Human Neural Stem Cells Can Regenerate Spine in Rats, Study Showshttps://alsnewstoday.com/2018/09/17/new-method-create-neural-stem-cells-can-regenerate-rat-spines/ Human spinal cord neural stem cells (NSC), created using an innovative method, were seen …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Created Line of Spinal Cord Neural Stem Cells Shows Diverse Promisehttps://health.ucsd.edu/news/releases/Pages/2018-08-06-created-line-of-spinal-cord-neural-stem-cells-shows-diverse-promise.aspx Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine report that they have …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
BioArctic Receives Regulatory Approval in Finland for a Clinical Study in Patients With Complete Spinal Cord Injurymarkets.businessinsider.com/news/stocks/bioarctic-receives-regulatory-approval-in-finland-for-a-clinical-study-in-patients-with-complete-spinal-cord-injury-1027353711 STOCKHOLM, July 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — BioArctic AB (publ) (Nasdaq Stockholm: BIOA B) announced …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Noninvasive spinal stimulation method enables paralyzed people to regain use of hands, study findshttps://medicalxpress.com/news/2018-04-noninvasive-spinal-method-enables-paralyzed.html The ability to perform simple daily tasks can make a big difference in people’s …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Robotic treatment for patients with spinal injuries newly availablehttps://www.mcknights.com/products/robotic-treatment-for-patients-with-spinal-injuries-newly-available/article/750760/ A “revolutionary” new robotic treatment for patients who have suffered spinal cord injuries, first …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Central Minn. woman first patient in clinical trial to help people with spinal cord injurieshttps://www.thedickinsonpress.com/lifestyle/health/4414786-central-minn-woman-first-patient-clinical-trial-help-people-spinal-cord CROSSLAKE, Minn.—Since a sleepwalking accident 11 years ago at her Crosslake home, Kathy Allen …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Researchers Use Human Neural Stem Cell Grafts to Repair Spinal Cord Injuries in Monkeyshttps://health.ucsd.edu/news/releases/Pages/2018-02-26-researchers-use-human-neural-stem-cell-grafts-to-repair-spinal-cord-injuries-in-monkeys.aspx Led by researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine, a diverse …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Japanese team’s antibody treatment returns 80% of finger function to paralyzed monkeyshttps://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2018/01/05/national/science-health/japanese-researchers-return-finger-function-monkeys-spinal-cord-injuries/#.WlL2zExFzIU A joint research team formed by Kyoto University and Osaka University has succeeded in …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Zebrafish Could Help Repair Human Spinal Cord Injurieshttp://www.painnewsnetwork.org/stories/2016/11/4/zebrafish-could-help-repair-human-spinal-cord-injuries A freshwater fish popular in many home aquariums might hold the key to repairing …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Stem Cells Improve Blood Vessel Function Following Spinal Cord Injuryhttp://www.pressreleaserocket.net/stem-cells-improve-blood-vessel-function-following-spinal-cord-injury/471900/ By PR Rocket on July 19, 2016 A new study published in STEM CELLS …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Cooling improves quality of life for spinal cord injury patientshttp://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-05-17/spinal-cord-injuries-research-gets-wa-funding/7421966 By Briana Shepherd A study looking at reducing the severity of spinal injuries by …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
There Is Still Hope for Those With Spinal Cord Injuryhttp://www.scienceworldreport.com/articles/38427/20160419/there-is-still-hope-for-those-with-spinal-cord-injury.htm The researchers from Hokkaido University in Japan along with scientists from other countries may …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Stem cell therapy enables spinal regrowthhttp://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/308339.php Written by Yvette Brazier Functional tissue has been grown in the spines of rats …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Noninvasive Stimulation Gets Legs Moving After Spinal Cord Injuryhttp://health.usnews.com/health-news/articles/2015/07/31/noninvasive-stimulation-gets-legs-moving-after-spinal-cord-injury By Mary Elizabeth Dallas, HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, July 31, 2015 (HealthDay News) — A …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Vivo Therapeutics Reports Significant Improvement of Second and Third Patients Implanted with Neuro-Spinal Scaffoldhttp://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20150706005264/en/InVivo-Therapeutics-Reports-Significant-Improvement-Patients-Implanted#.VZxPMMrbKUk CAMBRIDGE, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–InVivo Therapeutics Holdings Corp. (NVIV) today announced a one-month post-implant update for …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Exciting discovery could aid frontline spinal injury treatmenthttp://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2015-04/uoq-dc042215.php Rapid treatment with a new anti-inflammatory could have a major impact on recovery from …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Epidural Stimulation Shows Promise for Spinal Cord Injurieshttp://www.biosciencetechnology.com/articles/2015/03/epidural-stimulation-shows-promise-spinal-cord-injuries Bioscience Technology caught up with Susan Harkema Ph.D., professor and rehabilitation research director of …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
The Emerging Multibillion Dollar Cybernetic Brain Revolutionhttp://www.pddnet.com/news/2015/01/emerging-multibillion-dollar-cybernetic-brain-revolution Where does the human end and the machine begin? In the era of neuroprosthetics, …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
StemCells, Inc. Initiates Phase II Clinical Trial in Cervical Spinal Cord Injuryhttp://www.marketwatch.com/story/stemcells-inc-initiates-phase-ii-clinical-trial-in-cervical-spinal-cord-injury-2014-10-07 StemCells, Inc. STEM, -3.17% a world leader in the research and development of cell …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Stem cell trial for spinal cord injuries cleared by FDAhttp://www.bizjournals.com/sanfrancisco/blog/biotech/2014/08/embryonic-stem-cells-asterias-geron-spinal-cord.html An experimental treatment using controversial embryonic stem cells to fix severe spinal cord injuries …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New Standards Proposed for Reporting Spinal Cord Injury Experimentshttp://www.healthcanal.com/public-health-safety/53864-new-standards-proposed-for-reporting-spinal-cord-injury-experiments.html New Rochelle, NY —The difficulty in replicating and directly comparing and confirming the scientific …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New Device Allows Brain To Bypass Spinal Cord, Move Paralyzed Limbshttp://www.healthcanal.com/brain-nerves/52357-new-device-allows-brain-to-bypass-spinal-cord-move-paralyzed-limbs.html COLUMBUS, Ohio – For the first time ever, a paralyzed man can move his …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Recent scientific advances are giving hope to spinal cord injury patientshttp://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1524313/recent-scientific-advances-are-giving-hope-spinal-cord-injury Can those suffering paralysis ever walk again? It may not be as instantaneous as …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Paralysed hand able to move againhttp://www.domain-b.com/technology/Health_Medicine/20140522_move_again.html For the first time scientists have been able to restore the ability to grasp …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Neuralstem Spinal Cord Injury Stem Cell Trial Approved To Commence At University Of California, San Diegohttp://online.wsj.com/article/PR-CO-20140416-907983.html ROCKVILLE, Md., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Neuralstem, Inc. (NYSE MKT: CUR) announced that …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Gene therapy improves limb function following spinal cord injuryhttp://medicalxpress.com/news/2014-04-gene-therapy-limb-function-spinal.html Delivering a single injection of a scar-busting gene therapy to the spinal cord of …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Stem cell breakthrough may be simple, fast, cheap By Elizabeth Landau, CNNhttp://www.cnn.com/2014/01/29/health/stem-cell-discovery/index.html?hpt=hp_t3 Researchers have developed a new method of making stem cells. Mouse cells were “stressed” …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Oxygen Treatment May Help Some With Spinal Cord Injurieshttp://health.usnews.com/health-news/news/articles/2013/11/27/oxygen-treatment-may-help-some-with-spinal-cord-injuries-study WEDNESDAY, Nov. 27, 2013 (HealthDay News) — Breathing treatments that provide low levels of …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
TED Grégoire Courtine: The paralyzed rat that walkedhttp://www.ted.com/talks/gregoire_courtine_the_paralyzed_rat_that_walked.html A spinal cord injury can sever the communication between your brain and your body, …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Therapy for spinal-cord injuries helping Coloradans regain mobilityhttp://www.denverpost.com/paralysis/ci_24381471/will-i-walk-again?source=googlenews Story by Michael Booth, Photography by Craig F. Walker, Videography by AAron Ontiveroz The …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Does the Timing of Surgery to Treat Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury Affect Outcomes?http://www.healthcanal.com/surgery-rehabilitation/44253-does-the-timing-of-surgery-to-treat-traumatic-spinal-cord-injury-affect-outcomes.html Twitter New Rochelle, NY — Performing surgery to take pressure off the spine after …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Acorda Therapeutics Announces Initiation of Phase 2 Trial of Treatment for Spinal Cord Injuryhttp://www.marketwatch.com/story/acorda-therapeutics-announces-initiation-of-phase-2-trial-of-treatment-for-spinal-cord-injury-2013-09-25 AC105 improved motor function after spinal cord injury in preclinical studies ARDSLEY, N.Y., Sep …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Treadmill Training After Spinal Cord Injury Promotes Recovery When Inflammation is Controlledhttp://www.newswise.com/articles/treadmill-training-after-spinal-cord-injury-promotes-recovery-when-inflammation-is-controlled Newswise — COLUMBUS, Ohio – New research suggests that treadmill training soon after a …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Cleveland researchers restore bladder control in rats with spinal cord injurieshttp://www.cleveland.com/science/index.ssf/2013/06/cleveland_researchers_restore.html Neuroscientists Jerry Silver, left, and Yu-Shang Lee have developed a nerve-grafting method that enables …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Researchers in Australia will begin clinical trials for spinal cord injury by blocking a protein called EphA4.http://www.asianscientist.com/health-medicine/clinical-study-blocks-protein-treat-spinal-cord-injury-2013/ Researchers in Australia will begin clinical trials for spinal cord injury by blocking a …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Blocking a protein could be key to treating spinal cord injurieshttp://www.uq.edu.au/news/?article=26317 Queensland scientists will begin clinical trials of treatment for spinal cord injuries after discovering …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
StemCells, Inc.’s Spinal Cord Injury Trial Approved by Health Canadahttp://online.wsj.com/article/PR-CO-20130603-905466.html?mod=googlenews_wsj NEWARK, Calif.,(GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — StemCells, Inc. (Nasdaq:STEM) today announced that Health Canada has authorized …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Doctors seek new subjects after first successful cell transplanthttp://www.sun-sentinel.com/health/fl-miami-schwann-cell-transplant-20130314,0,207093.story After decades of research, The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis has completed its first …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Acorda Therapeutics Announces Department of Defense Contract to Support Study of AC105 in Acute Spinal Cord Injuryhttp://www.equities.com/news/headline-story?dt=2013-01-30&val=985096&cat=industrial By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Pharma Business Week — Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New Hope for Patients with Spinal Cord Injurieshttp://www.heraldonline.com/2013/01/28/4574550/new-hope-for-patients-with-spinal.html /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Currently there is no effective treatment used in clinical practice for patients …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Discovery may help nerve regeneration in spinal injuryhttp://medicalxpress.com/news/2012-11-discovery-nerve-regeneration-spinal-injury.html Scientists at the Universities of Liverpool and Glasgow have uncovered a possible new method …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
A tiny step forward for spinal cord injurieshttp://www.cnn.com/2012/09/07/health/spinal-cord-injuries-study/index.html By Miriam Falco, CNN Knut Olstad, who is paralyzed from the waist down, said …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Preliminary research findings released for Ekso robotic exoskeleton in spinal cord injuryhttp://medicalxpress.com/news/2012-09-preliminary-ekso-robotic-exoskeleton-spinal.html Kessler Foundation has released preliminary research findings from its clinical study of the wearable …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New Research: Eleven Studies Reveal Individuals with Spinal Cord Injury Experience Improved Health, Function through Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation NeuroRecovery Networkhttp://www.redorbit.com/news/health/1112686593/new-research-eleven-studies-reveal-individuals-with-spinal-cord-injury/ SHORT HILLS, N.J., Sept. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — For the first time, new research …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New hope for spinal cord injury patientshttp://medicalxpress.com/news/2012-08-spinal-cord-injury-patients.html After a neurotrauma event, such as a spinal cord injury, the body produces an …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
A Breakthrough at Last for Spinal Cord Injury Research?http://healthland.time.com/2012/07/31/a-breakthrough-at-last-for-spinal-cord-injury-research/ In the early winter of 1988, I traveled to Miami to visit Marc Buoniconti. …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Adult Stem Cell Research Pioneer Dr. Carlos Lima Dieshttp://www.lifenews.com/2012/07/03/adult-stem-cell-research-pioneer-dr-carlos-lima-dies/ Dr. Carlos Lima, a pioneer in adult stem cell research to treat spinal cord …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Pfizer’s Lyrica approved for spinal cord injurieshttp://www.theday.com/article/20120621/NWS01/120629937/1047 By Lee Howard Publication: theday.com Pfizer Inc.’s pain drug Lyrica has received regulatory approval …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
“Arise and Walk!” – A Miracle Cure in the Workshttp://www.businessinsider.com/arise-and-walk–a-miracle-cure-in-the-works-2012-5 “Arise, take up thy bed,” Christ commanded a paralyzed man, according to the Gospel …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Stemedica Neural Stem Cells Successful in Preclinical Study of Spinal Cord Injuryhttp://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/g/a/2011/11/14/prweb8960459.DTL Transplanted neural stem cells (NSCs) developed by Stemedica Cell Technologies, Inc., a leader in …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Stem cell trial halted, but 23-year-old recipient still has hopehttp://www.mercurynews.com/bay-area-news/ci_19542843 Julia Prodis Sulek Katie Sharify, 23, of Pleasanton, does physical therapy in the spinal …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
InVivo Therapeutics’ CEO Frank Reynolds Scheduled to Appear on FOX40 Live in Sacramentohttp://www.marketwatch.com/story/invivo-therapeutics-ceo-frank-reynolds-scheduled-to-appear-on-fox40-live-in-sacramento-2012-01-10 CEO to Discuss the Company’s Latest Advances in Spinal Cord Injury Treatment on January …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
China halts unapproved stem cell treatments as industry grows in country with lighter ruleshttp://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia-pacific/china-halts-unapproved-stem-cell-treatments-as-industry-grows-in-country-with-lighter-rules/2012/01/10/gIQAnc2cnP_story.html BEIJING The Health Ministry ordered unapproved stem cell treatments stopped Tuesday as China tries …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Treadmill exercise builds hope to overcome paralysishttp://www.dnj.com/article/20120130/NEWS01/201300317 MURFREESBORO Paralyzed from the waist down since a freak mowing accident in June 2007, …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Speedy surgery lessens chance of paralysis in cervical spinal cord injurieshttp://www.thestar.com/news/article/1135917–speedy-surgery-lessens-chance-of-paralysis-in-spinal-cord-injuries?bn=1 TheStar.com – – Neurosurgeon Dr. Michael Fehlings was asleep at his High Park home …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
No cure for spine injuries – but hopehttp://www.startribune.com/lifestyle/wellness/140443343.html JEREMY OLSON , Star Tribune, February 26, 2012 Brandon Loney can’t move his legs, …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Stem Cell Research Reviewhttp://www.newswire.net/newsroom/permalink/69342.html <p>Once researchers are able refine techniques to derive pluripotent cells and utilize them to …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
8 Recent Orthopedic and Spine Device Company Partnerships and Acquisitionshttp://beckersorthopedicandspine.com/orthopedic-spine-device-implant-news/4082-8-recent-orthopedic-and-spine-device-company-partnerships-and-acquisitions Integra LifeSciences bought SeaSpine, a spinal fusion device company, for $89 million in cash. …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
‘Miracle’ Melbourne quadriplegics secure rights for US therapyhttp://www.newsmaker.com.au/news/9095 <p>Three young Melbourne quadriplegics, who now walk, have secured the exclusive licensing rights from …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Paralysed man with electrical stimulator moves legshttp://news.ninemsn.com.au/health/8252010/paralysed-man-gets-electrical-stimulator-able-to-move <p>Sat May 21 – After Rob Summers was paralysed below the chest in a …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
BrainGate gives paralysed the power of mind controlhttp://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2011/apr/17/brain-implant-paralysis-movement <p>A tiny chip implant is enabling paralysed and injured people to move objects by …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
BioTime And XenneX Form LifeMap Sciences, Inc. To Create Roadmap For Regenerative Medicinehttp://www.thestreet.com/story/11073376/1/biotime-and-xennex-form-lifemap-sciences-inc-to-create-roadmap-for-regenerative-medicine.html <p>BioTime, Inc. (NYSE Amex: BTX), a biotechnology company that develops and markets products in …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Finding a Cure for Spinal Cord Injury with On-Demand LIMShttp://www.biosciencetechnology.com/Application-Notes/2010/09/Finding-a-Cure-for-Spinal-Cord-Injury-with-On-Demand-LIMS-Thermo-Fisher/ <p>The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis finds an on-demand laboratory information management system (LIMS) …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Bionic legs enable paraplegics to walkhttp://www.thestar.com/article/878701–bionic-legs-enable-paraplegics-to-walk <p>About the eLegs prototype:</p> <p>A paraplegic for 18 years, Amanda Boxtel stands from her …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Embryonic Stem Cell Test on Spinal Cord Injuryhttp://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2010/10/12/health/main6950031.shtml <p>ATLANTA, Oct. 12, 2010</p> <p>Embryonic Stem Cell Test on Spinal Cord Injury</p> <p>First U.S. …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
First clinical trial involving human embryonic stem cells gets underway in Chicagohttp://articles.latimes.com/2010/sep/22/news/la-heb-stem-cell-clinical-trial-20100922 <p>September 22, 2010</p> <p>Enrollment has begun for the first clinical trial to test a …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Paralyzed Iraqi War Veteran Will Be First to Receive Adult Stem Cells to Treat Spinal Cord Injuries at TCA Cellular Therapyhttp://www.businesswire.com/portal/site/home/permalink/?ndmViewId=news_view&newsId=20100804006365&newsLang=en <p>COVINGTON, La.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–TCA Cellular Therapy, LLC has enrolled its first patient to participate in …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Geron Cleared By U.S. Regulators to Test Embryonic Stem-Cell Treatmenthttp://www.bloomberg.com/news/2010-07-30/geron-cleared-by-fda-to-test-embryonic-stem-cell-treatment-shares-climb.html <p>By Rob Waters and Molly Peterson – Jul 30, 2010 <br /> Geron Corp. …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Antibodies appear to play an important role in repair of nerve injurieshttp://www.healthjockey.com/2010/06/21/antibodies-appear-to-play-an-important-role-in-repair-of-nerve-injuries/ <p>The immune system produces antibodies in order to protect the body against invading pathogens …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Smoking out Stem Cell Charlatanshttp://www.technologyreview.com/blog/editors/25346/ <p>The International Society for Stem Cell Research plans to evaluate the claims of clinics …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
A Shot at Avoiding Paralysis? Study Shows Promise for Spinal Injuryhttp://abcnews.go.com/Health/Wellness/injection-limit-paralysis-spinal-injury-shows-promise-mouse/story?id=10436852 <p>Gene Injection, Delivered to Mice Soon After Spinal Injury, Seems to Aid Recovery</p> <p>Spinal …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
RE-PLASTICISING THE BRAIN AND SPINAL CORDhttp://cordis.europa.eu/wire/index.cfm?fuseaction=article.Detail&rcn=21712&rev=0 <p>The damaged nervous system can make new circuits to bypass areas of damage: this …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Miller School and Miami Project Researchers Publish New Research on the Use of Mild Hypothermia in Spinal Cord Injurieshttp://www.healthcanal.com/surgery-rehabilitation/7031.html <p>A study published by researchers from the Miller School’s Department of Neurological Surgery and …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Histostem Participates in Successful Stem Cell Treatment for Acute Spinal Cord Injury in Dogshttp://money.cnn.com/news/newsfeeds/articles/marketwire/0584868.htm <p>February 08, 2010: 12:00 PM E</p> <p>Stem Cell Therapy International, Inc. (OTCBB: SCII) announced …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Research in Walking to Benefit the Paralyzedhttp://news.softpedia.com/news/Research-in-Walking-to-Benefit-the-Paralyzed-132891.shtml <p>People who suffer traumatic injuries to their neck or spinal cord oftentimes remain paralyzed, …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
First U.S. stem cells transplanted into spinal cordhttp://www.cnn.com/2010/HEALTH/01/21/stem.cell.spine/ <p>ATLANTA, Georgia (CNN) — For the first time in the United States, stem cells …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Paralyzed man searches around the world for a curehttp://www.brainandspinalcord.org/blog/2010/01/21/paralyzed-man-searches-around-the-world-for-a-cure/ <p>Tommy Mead of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, used to run track and cross-country, play basketball, …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
19Underwater treadmills provide cutting-edge spinal cord injury rehabhttp://www.brainandspinalcord.org/blog/2010/01/19/underwater-treadmills-provide-cutting-edge-spinal-cord-injury-rehab/ <p>Physical therapist Sandra Stevens first explored the use of underwater treadmills at Middle Tennessee …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Coaxing Injured Nerve Fibers to Regenerate by Disabling ‘Brakes’ in the Systemhttp://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2009/12/091209121152.htm <p>ScienceDaily (Dec. 10, 2009) &mdash; Brain and spinal-cord injuries typically leave people with permanent …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Man’s cancer may be linked to stem cell therapy triphttp://www.smh.com.au/national/mans-cancer-may-be-linked-to-stem-cell-therapy-trip-20091122-isvx.html <p>NICK MILLER<br /> November 23, 2009 <br /> EXPERTS fear a man with leukaemia …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Scientists Devise Early Treatment for Spine Injuryhttp://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory?id=9028713 <p>By Julie Steenhuysen<br /> November 8, 2009</p> <p>CHICAGO (Reuters) – Injecting tiny polymer spheres …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Researchers develop new techniques to enhance spinal cord regeneration after injuryhttp://www.examiner.com/x-11432-Pittsburgh-Medical-Technology-Examiner~y2009m10d20-Researchers-develop-new-techniques-to-enhance-spinal-cord-regeneration-after-injury <p>October 20&nbsp;Pittsburgh Medical Technology ExaminerRuben Dagda</p> <p>New discoveries in spinal cord regeneration research were …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Antidepressant may help spine injury recoveryhttp://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/33379793/ns/health-more_health_news/ <p>CHICAGO – A common antidepressant combined with an intensive treadmill training program helped people …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Promising Therapeutic Target For Central Nervous System Injuries Identifiedhttp://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2009/10/091015141458.htm <p>ScienceDaily (Oct. 16, 2009) &mdash; Scars can serve as double-edged swords in spinal cord …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Broken spine rejoined in ‘miracle’ surgeryhttp://www.hindu.com/thehindu/holnus/099200907051122.htm <p>New Delhi (IANS): Doctors at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New ‘BrainGate2’ trial recruiting volunteershttp://www.boston.com/news/health/blog/2009/06/post_22.html <p>An experimental device designed to help paralyzed people control computer cursors, robotic arms, or …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Treatment targets spinal cord damagehttp://lohud.com/article/2009905140408 <p>By Jane Lerner &bull; <a href="mailto:jlerner@lohud.com">jlerner@lohud.com</a> &bull; May 14, 2009</p> <p><br /> WEST HAVERSTRAW …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Wearable bot said to make the weak strongerhttp://www.zdnetasia.com/news/hardware/0,39042972,62053124,00.htm <p>By Leslie Katz, CNET News.com<br /> Tuesday, April 14, 2009 08:59 AM<br /> This …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
24 Years Ago, the Rick Hansen Man in Motion World Tour Beganhttp://search.sys-con.com/node/886366 <p>VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — (Marketwire) — 03/20/09 — On March 21st 1985, international medal-winning …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Lab grown transplantable tissue encourages nerve regeneration in animal modelhttp://www.sindhtoday.net/health/76811.htm <p>Washington, March 20 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine have …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Local woman credits foreign stem cell surgery for recoveryhttp://www.toledoonthemove.com/news/news_story.aspx?id=274697 <p>TEMPERANCE, MI — Cortney Hoffman is on the road to recovery.&nbsp; Nearly seven years …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Stem Cell Administration Study Demonstrates Improved Quality Of Life For Patients Suffering From Spinal Cord Injuryhttp://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2009/03/090312130650.htm <p>ScienceDaily (Mar. 28, 2009) &mdash; DaVinci Biosciences, in collaboration with Luis Vernaza Hospital in …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Stem Cell Breakthrough: New Method For Creating Stem Cellshttp://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2009/03/090301181423.htm <p>ScienceDaily (Mar. 2, 2009) &mdash; Mount Sinai Hospital’s Dr. Andras Nagy discovered a new …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Microscopic fibers string spinal cord back togetherhttp://news.medill.northwestern.edu/chicago/news.aspx?id=116297 <p>With plans just approved for the first trial to treat spinal cord injuries in …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Damaged mice spines improved with iPS cellshttp://www.yomiuri.co.jp/dy/features/science/20090205TDY01303.htm <p>A team of researchers at Keio University has succeeded in improving spinal cord damage …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
ArunA Biomedical Announces Commercial Release of its Human Embryonic Stem Cell Derived Neural Cellshttp://news.prnewswire.com/DisplayReleaseContent.aspx?ACCT=104&STORY=/www/story/01-30-2009/0004963482&EDATE= <p>ATHENS, Ga., Jan. 30 /PRNewswire/ — ArunA Biomedical, Inc., announced today that it will …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Stem cell research breakthrough in CThttp://www.wtnh.com/dpp/news/news_wtnh_farmington_stem_cell_research_breakthrough_200901281732_rev1 <p>Farmington (WTNH) – There’s a major breakthrough in stem cell research at the University …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Neuralstem Receives Final Notice of Allowance for New Stem Cell Immortalization Technology Patenthttp://news.prnewswire.com/DisplayReleaseContent.aspx?ACCT=104&STORY=/www/story/01-26-2009/0004960076&EDATE= <p>ROCKVILLE, Md., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Neuralstem, Inc. (NYSE Alternext US: CUR) today announced …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
FDA approves human embryonic stem cell studyhttp://www.cnn.com/2009/HEALTH/01/23/stem.cell/ <p><br /> (CNN) — Federal regulators have cleared the way for the first human …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation Applauds Senate Passage of the Christopher and Dana Reeve Paralysis Acthttp://news.prnewswire.com/ViewContent.aspx?ACCT=109&STORY=/www/story/01-15-2009/0004955723&EDATE= <p>Landmark Legislation Will Promote Collaborative Research, Rehabilitation and Quality of Life Initiatives for Millions …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Movement Restored To Paralyzed Limbs In Monkeys Through Artificial Brain-muscle Connectionshttp://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/10/081015144129.htm <p>ScienceDaily (Oct. 16, 2008) &mdash; Researchers in a study funded by the National Institutes …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Spine injury breakthroughhttp://www.times-age.co.nz/localnews/storydisplay.cfm?storyid=3782659&thesection=localnews&thesubsection=&thesecondsubsection= <p>23.08.2008 <br /> By Matt Stewart <br /> Scientists funded by Masterton’s CatWalk Trust …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Up-to-minute techniques may let paraplegic walkhttp://deseretnews.com/article/1,5143,700247947,00.html <p>By Rebecca Palmer<br /> Deseret News <br /> Published: Sunday, Aug. 3, 2008 12:18 …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics and Rutgers University Study Shows That Transplanting NTF Cells Improves the Recovery of Spinal Cord Injury Rat Modelhttp://www.foxbusiness.com/story/markets/industries/health-care/brainstorm-cell-therapeutics-rutgers-university-study-shows-transplanting-ntf/ <p>NEW YORK &amp; PETACH TIKVAH, Israel, Jul 07, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) —-BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Regenerative medicine offers hope in spinal cord injuryhttp://www.news-medical.net/?id=38341 <p>Spinal cord injury (SCI) can be a catastrophic event for the individual. Traditionally, such …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Alseres Pharmaceuticals Announces 12 Month Interim Results from the Phase I/IIa Cethrin(R) Clinical Trial in Acute Spinal Cord Injuryhttp://www.earthtimes.org/articles/show/alseres-pharmaceuticals-announces-12-month,391033.shtml <p>Results show promising neurological recovery in severely-injured, acute cervical spinal cord injury patients treated …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Alseres Pharmaceuticals Presents Inosine And Dopamine Transporter (DAT) Blocker Preclinical Data At The ASENT Conferencehttp://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/100114.php <p>Mar. 11, 2008 (Medical News Today)- Alseres Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALSE) announced that data …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Could a spinal ‘bypass’ reverse paralysis?http://www.dailymail.co.uk/pages/live/articles/health/healthmain.html?in_article_id=512774&in_page_id=1774 <p>Feb. 7, 2008 (DailyMail)- A breakthrough in spinal surgery yesterday offered hope to victims …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Neurotransmitters In Biopolymers Stimulate Nerve Regenerationhttp://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2007/12/071211233410.htm <p>Dec. 13, 2007&nbsp;(ScienceDaily)- Research reported December 11 in the journal Advanced Materials describes a …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Stem Cell Breakthrough Uses No Embryoshttp://ap.google.com/article/ALeqM5iKiaGFMU1teq1Unv4pq59vJHl4cwD8T1H44O1 <p>By Malcolm Ritter, Nov 20, 2007 (Associated Press)- Scientists have made ordinary human skin …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
A revolution in Chinese stem cell technologyhttp://www.presstv.ir/detail.aspx?id=30720&sectionid=3510302 <p>By Patricia Khashayar MD, Nov 12, 2007 (Press TV)- Dr Sean Hu, the chairman …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New Technology Can Be Operated By Thoughthttp://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2007/11/071107210708.htm <p>Nov. 9, 2007 (ScienceDaily)- Neuroscientists have significantly advanced brain-machine interface (BMI) technology to the …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New Clinical Trials Could Open ‘Golden Era’ In Spinal Cord Injury And ALS Researchhttp://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2007/11/071106122525.htm <p>Nov. 9, 2007 (ScienceDaily.com)- New experimental therapies are being — or soon may be …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Neurotechnology Industry Organization Unveils Top 10 Neuroscience Trends of 2007http://www.earthtimes.org/articles/show/news_press_release,214286.shtml <p>Nov. 2, 2007&nbsp;(PRNewswire)- The Neurotechnology Industry Organization (NIO) today announced the top ten emerging …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
News at a Glance: Promising Stem Cells Discovered in Menstrual Blood; Cryo-Cell Launches World’s First-Ever Collection and Storage Service, C’ellehttp://sev.prnewswire.com/health-care-hospitals/20071101/AQTH13301112007-1.html <p>Nov. 1, 2007 (PRNewswire.com)- Today, Cryo-Cell announced its discovery of a new, unique type …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Transforming Mouse Cells Into ‘Embryonic’ Stem Cells Easilyhttp://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2007/09/070911090159.htm <p>Sept. 14, 2007 (Science Daily)- UCSF scientists are reporting what they say is a …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Harnessing the power of thought — with a silicon chiphttp://www.projo.com/news/content/BRAIN_SCIENTIST_08-26-07_CP6SPJ8.30b9840.html <p>By Felice J. Freyer, Aug 26, 2007 (projo.com)- Asked about the major award he …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
A glimmer of hope; Breakthrough in stem cell research could help scientists treat people with MShttp://www.stcatharinesstandard.ca/webapp/sitepages/content.asp?contentid=649533&catname=Local+News&classif= <p>By Katie DeRosa, Aug11, 2007 (St. Catharines Standard- Osprey Media)- Janet Driessen gestures with …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Fibrinogen may Inhibit Spinal Cord Regenerationhttp://www.medindia.net/news/Fibrinogen-may-Inhibit-Spinal-Cord-Regeneration-23175-1.htm <P><SPAN class="tv12blue lheight20" id=newscontent1 valign="top" align="justify">Fibrinogen, a blood-clotting protein found in circulating blood, has …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New therapies using adult stem cells in the workshttp://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_6001594 By Lisa Rosetta and Kirsten Stewart, May 27, 2007 (The Salt Lake Tribune)- When …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Andara OFS Therapy for Acute Spinal Cord Injury repairhttp://www.gizmag.com/go/6956/ March 9, 2007 (gizmag.com)- We’ve written before about Cyberkinetics Neurotechnology Systems’ BrainGate, a brain-implant …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Scientists plan stem cell trialhttp://news.scotsman.com/latest.cfm?id=369532007 <P>By Tan Ee Lyn, March 8, 2007 (news.scotsman.com, Rutgers)- Scientists are preparing for a …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Enabling Nerve Regeneration Means Evicting The Cleanup Crewhttp://www.medicalnewstoday.com/medicalnews.php?newsid=64232 March 4, 2007 (Medical News Today)- Macrophages are the immune cells that engulf and …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Smart’ prosthetics: restoring independence to people with disabilitieshttp://www.physorg.com/news90842597.html February 16, 2007 (physorg.com)- People with paralysis can stand and move without a wheelchair. …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
‘I think Allison will walk again’http://www.suntimes.com/lifestyles/health/261647,CST-NWS-dad18.article <P>By Jim Ritter, February 18, 2007 (Chicago Sun-Times)- Dr. John Kessler was working in …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
New approach to nerve repair with novel silk-based productshttp://www.news-medical.net/?id=21856 <P>February 12, 2007 (News-Medical.net)- A new company, Neurotex Ltd, has been established to develop …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Uric acid may treat spinal cord injurieshttp://media.www.dailytargum.com/media/storage/paper168/news/2007/01/17/University/Uric-Acid.May.Treat.Spinal.Cord.Injuries-2651181.shtml?sourcedomain=www.dailytargum.com&MIIHost=media.collegepublisher.com <P>By Matthew Zegarek, January 17, 2007 (The Daily Targum, Rutgers University)- University researchers led …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Scientists discover new, readily available source of stem cellsvvhttp://presszoom.com/story_122382.html <P>January 7, 2007 (PressZoom.com)- Scientists have discovered a new source of stems cells and …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Thinking With The Spinal Cord?http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2007/01/070123143605.htm <P>January 24, 2007 (ScienceDaily)- Two scientists from the University of Copenhagen have demonstrated that …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Victhom Human Bionics announces the start of patient enrolment for its Neurostep(TM) clinical trial – Refocuses its R&D activitieshttp://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/16/c6014.html January 16, 2007 (CNW Group)- Victhom Human Bionics Inc. (TSX: VHB) announces today that …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Study: Non-Controversial Source of Stem Cells Found For Researchhttp://www.allheadlinenews.com/articles/7006073389 <P>By Linda Young, January 8, 2007 (All Headline News)- A breakthrough in producing stem …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
BioAxone Therapeutic Study Demonstrates Positive Interim Results for Spinal Cord Injuryhttp://biz.yahoo.com/prnews/061127/mo397.html?.v=2 November 27, 2006 (PRNewswire)- Six-week Follow-up Results of Phase I/IIa Trial Show Safety, Tolerability …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Team Discovers Molecular “Missing Link” Driving Nerve Cell Regrowthhttp://www.newswise.com/articles/view/525165/ <P>By Jonathan H. Zippin, David R. Huron, Margarita Kamenetsky and Ulrich Hengst, November 10, …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Identification of a key gene required for brain neural circuit formationhttp://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2006/01/c6487.html November 1, 2006 (CNW Group)- An international team of scientists, lead<BR>by Dr. Frederic Charron …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Body vibration therapy helps treat spinal cord injurieshttp://www.fortwayne.com/mld/newssentinel/living/15694659.htm <P>By Cecilia Oleck, October 6, 2006 (Detroit Free Press)- Dayna Schultz looks as if …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
What’s New in Spine Surgeryhttp://www.ejbjs.org/cgi/content/full/88/8/1897 By Keith H. Bridwell et.al., August 2006 (JB&amp;JS) – As is the case with …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Complement Plays an Important Role in Spinal Cord Injury and Represents a Therapeutic Target for Improving Recovery following Traumahttp://ajp.amjpathol.org/cgi/content/abstract/169/3/1039 By Fei Qiao et.al., 2006 (amjpathol.org)- Initiation of an inflammatory cascade following traumatic spinal …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Zebrafish studies may unlock secrets to repairing nerveshttp://www.jsonline.com/story/index.aspx?id=482412 By Katharine Ott, August 13, 2006 (JSOnline) – Current research on fish at the …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Regeneration After Spinal Cord Injuryhttp://www.newswise.com/articles/view/521912/ <P>July 13, 2006 (Newswise.com) -&nbsp;More than 250,000 people in the U.S. are suffering from …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Local Scientists Have High Hopes For Stem Cell Usehttp://www.10news.com/health/9539203/detail.html <P>July 18, 2006 (10news.com) – Scientists believe harnessing stem cells could be the Holy …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Scientists Coax Nerve Fibers To Regrowhttp://science.slashdot.org/article.pl?sid=06/07/19/0116249 <P>July 18, 2006 (Slashdot.com) – Malthooslie writes to tell us ScienceDaily is reporting that …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Spinal Cord Injuries Improved Years Later with Patients’ Own Olfactory Cellshttp://www.lifesite.net/ldn/2006/jul/06072104.html By Hilary White, LISBON, July 21, 2006 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A team of researchers from …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
Stem cell trigger pinpointedhttp://www.theregister.co.uk/2006/06/16/stem_cell_nanog/ <P>The Register, Chris Williams 6/16/2006</P> <P>Stem cell scientists have pinpointed a molecule that confers …2021/01/132021-01-13 02:13:35
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