Tag Archives: Miami Project

Neuroplasticity after Spinal Cord Injury

Dr. Francisco Benavides from Miami Project explains the neuroplasticity experiments taking place at Miami Project. Advertisements

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Miami Project 6th Open House with video presentations.

The video links below show the sessions from The Miami Project’s 6th Annual Community Open House, held on April 9, 2016. The event is held each year and featured three informative talks followed by a question and answer session. Dr. … Continue reading

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Current Progress on Neuroprotection & Repair Following Spinal Cord Injury: Miami Project Experience

The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis over the last several years has initiated several clinical studies and trials targeting both chronic and acute injury. This lecture will summarize recent findings utilizing therapeutic hypothermia, human Schwann cell transplantation and extensive rehabilitation … Continue reading

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Miami Project Schwann Trial for Chronic SCI Begins Enrollment for 10 people

This new trial will be primarily focused on safety, but in addition it will involve a preliminary evaluation of the efficacy of combining Schwann cells with exercise and rehabilitation. For humans with chronic SCI, we hypothesize that axons might show … Continue reading

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Schwann Cell Clinical Trial For Chronic SCI Approved by the FDA

The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine has received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to proceed with a Phase I clinical trial to evaluate the safety of autologous … Continue reading

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Dr. Murray Blackmore, PhD. Presents at Working 2 Walk 2012

These online video presentations from the W2W 2012 symposium are only made possible through your generous contributions to U2FP. Murray Blackmore, PhD, Associate Professor, Marquette University. “Rebooting the Growth Machinery” Dr. Blackmore is a graduate of Stanford University and the … Continue reading

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