Dr. Jerry Silver from Case Western Reserve University

Dr. Jerry Silver from Case Western Reserve University talks to us about his nerve grafts for restored breathing and bladder function using Chondroitinase (chABC) commonly known as the Ch’ase enzyme.

This new strategy shows clearly, for the first time, that long distance regeneration, with appropriate re-formation of functional connections, can be achieved in the adult after spinal cord injury! ROBUST FUNCTIONAL REGENERATION BEYOND THE GLIAL SCAR

Here are 2 of the articles that were published about it this past summer.

http://www.cleveland.com/science/ind…_use_expe.html

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-14139204

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