Tag Archives: Dr. Jack Kessler

Nanoparticles limit damage in spinal cord injury

Injection after an injury reduces inflammation and scarring By Marla Paul After a spinal cord injury, a significant amount of secondary nerve damage is caused by inflammation and internal scarring that inhibits the ability of the nervous system to repair … Continue reading

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Stem Cells & Nanotechnology :The tools of Regenerative Methods

Spinal cord injuries can cause permanent paralysis and have crippling effects. Recent developments in nanotechnology and stem cell research have shown that nerve fibers in the spinal cord can regenerate. Dr. Jack Kessler and Dr. Samuel Stupp discussed the future … Continue reading

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