Researchers have discovered a way to stimulate the growth of corticospinal axons. The finding could potentially help with the development of new treatments for those suffering from spinal cord injuries.
Researchers restore a sense of independence to those with limited mobility with help of a telepresence robots controlled remotely by thought.
Implanting neuroprosthetics into the posterior parietal cortex allows a paralyzed man to control a robotic arm through thought, a new study reports.
Researchers discover how a neurotoxin commonly used for cosmetic procedures can travel into the CNS.
Researchers claim to have decoded the spinal cord activation patterns for walking.
Researchers develop a new implant which can be applied to the spinal cord directly, without causing inflammation or damage.
New research could contribute to designing new treatment options for spinal cord injuries.
A new drug could partially relieve paralyzing spinal cord injuries, researchers report.
A new procedure could restore function to muscles involved in breathing control for paralyzed patients.
By electrically stimulating the severed part of the spinal cord, researchers were able to make a completely paralyzed rat walk over obstacles.
Researchers have successfully made an artificial connection from the brain to the locomotion center in the spinal cord by bypassing with a computer interface.
A new electronic neural bypass device allows a paralyzed man to move his fingers and hand.