What if it were possible to replace lost neurons by combining superfast, individual-specific 3D printing with cellular therapy designed to promote axon growth? Turns out that it is possible.
The Center for Research on Women with Disabilities is looking for women who have had a spinal cord injury to participate in a study on wellness.
If ever there was an industry that could use some disruption, SCI research is it.
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3D printed implants may provide the necessary scaffolding for stem cells to treat a spinal cord injury.
Axons carry your thoughts (brain signals) through the cord to other neurons and eventually on to your muscles. Broken axons are why people stay paralyzed.
In September, media outlets produced dozens of stories about the latest news in SCI research: paralyzed people walking again.
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A study shows three incomplete quads are now able to walk, and two of them can use a walker.
Cutting through "internet overwhelm" to get started.