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.
Rats that were paralyzed down one side by a stroke almost managed to regain their motor functions fully if they were given the ideal combination of rehabilitative training and substances that boosted the growth of nerve fibers, a new study reports.
Four paraplegic patients are now able to voluntarily move previously paralyzed muscles, thanks to a new treatment which involves electrical stimulation of the spinal cord.