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Miracle chemical ‘cocktail’ could cure spinal cord damage

By Stephen Beech, SWNS A chemical “cocktail” could restore movement for people crippled after suffering spinal cord injuries, suggests new research. Scientists say the mixture of three molecules could potentially be given therapeutically to patients to aid in their recovery … Continue reading

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Towards Developing Regeneration-Based Neural Repair Strategies after Spinal Cord Injury – Dr. Zhigang He

Dr. He discusses the deletion of PTEN and/or SOCS3, both growth-suppressive molecules, as a means of activating the regenerative ability of mature neurons in the adult CNS and promoting axon regeneration. Without your valuable support of Unite 2 Fight Paralysis … Continue reading

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What People are Saying about Working 2 Walk 2012

“These people get it! We all can see the leadership; they lead from the heart.” John O’Connor, Community Member What People are Saying about Working 2 Walk 2012

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CNS Regeneration Project supported by Unite 2 Fight Paralysis

In 2010, Drs. Kai Liu (Hong Kong University), Zhigang He (Harvard University) and Oswald Steward (Reeve-Irvine Research Center) were part of a team of researchers who published a groundbreaking paper in Nature Neuroscience, showing massive regeneration of the corticospinal tract … Continue reading

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