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Advocates Advancing a Cure: Stories of Action in 2012

  These online video presentations from the W2W 2012 symposium are only made possible through your generous contributions to U2FP. “Advocates Advancing a Cure” – Bob Yant On June 24, 1981, Bob became a quadriplegic following a diving accident in … Continue reading

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Hans Keirstead, 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. Hans Keirstead, PhD. Professor of Anatomy & Neurobiology, Professor of Neurological Surgery, RIRC “Stem-Cell Based Approaches to Treat Spinal Cord Injury” … Continue reading

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Mark Tuszynski, MD, 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. Mark Tuszynski, MD, PhD Professor of Neurosciences, Director of the Center for Neural Repair, UC San Diego “Neural Stem Cells for … Continue reading

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Dr. Jerry Silver, PhD: Functional Recovery with Peptides – 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. Jerry Silver, PhD, Professor, Department of Neurosciences, Case Western Reserve University “Functional Recovery after SCI with the use of Injectable Peptides … Continue reading

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Dr. Oswald Steward, 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. “Regenerating Functions that Mediate Motor Function after Spinal Cord Injury” Dr. Steward’s research focuses on how nerve cells create and maintain … Continue reading

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Working 2 Walk 2012 Science and Advocacy Symposium video presentations from Unite 2 Fight Paralysis will debut online!

Unite 2 Fight Paralysis hosted the annual Working 2 Walk Science and Advocacy Symposium in Irvine California for 2012. If you share our mission and goals, please consider making a donation that will help us continue this desperately needed work. … 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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Control of compensatory sprouting of corticospinal tract axons by socs3 dependent pathway

Program#/Poster#:312.05 Location: 395 Neuroscience 2012, SfN’s 42nd annual meeting, is scheduled for Oct. 13 -17 in New Orleans at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. Presentation time: Monday, Oct 15, 2012, 9:00 AM – 9:15 AM Authors: *D. JIN, F. … Continue reading

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Short exposure to intermittent hypoxia increases mtor after c2 hemisection

Program#/Poster#:270.05/EE17 Location: Hall F-J Neuroscience 2012, SfN’s 42nd annual meeting, is scheduled for Oct. 13 -17 in New Orleans at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. Presentation time: Sunday, Oct 14, 2012, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Authors: *D. V. … Continue reading

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