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Update on Experiments to Restore Function after Chronic SCI

Dr. Jerry Silver presented the latest information on their chronic research from his lab at Working 2 Walk 2014 in Seattle, WA. The Silver lab is dedicated to the functional repair of the chronically injured spinal cord and this research … Continue reading

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SCI Peptide Therapy Research is Published in Nature Journal Today

Regeneration: Peptide therapy boosts recovery from spinal cord injury A new drug that encourages nerve growth is shown to help rats with spinal cord injury to regain movement and bladder control. The study, described in Nature this week, sheds light … Continue reading

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Special Issue: Traffic lights for axon growth: proteoglycans and their neuronal receptors

. Yingjie Shen Department of Neuroscience and Center for Brain and Spinal Cord Repair, Wexner Medical Center, The Ohio State University, 460 w 12th Ave, Columbus, OH 43210 Axon growth is a central event in the development and post-injury plasticity … Continue reading

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Non-invasive systemic modulation of the CSPG receptor PTPσ promotes locomotor and urinary recovery following severe contusive spinal cord injury

This poster presentation by Brad Lang was at Society of Neuroscience 2013 in San Diego and took poster honors at the Asilomar Regeneration Conference in Pacific Grove California. Topic: Spinal cord: Therapeutic strategies Authors: *B. T. LANG1, J. M. CREGG1, … Continue reading

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Inhibitors of Axonal Growth – Neural Prosthesis Seminar at Case Western Reserve University

Speaker: Roman Giger, Phd University of Michigan Date: October 4, 2012

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