Researchers report astrocyte scars may be required to help regrow and repair neurons following spinal cord injury.
A new study reports researchers have successfully directed stem cell derived neurons to regenerate lost tissue following corticospinal injury in rats.
A new study reports stem cell treatments given one day following spinal cord injury can help prevent certain immune responses that can lead to the loss of bodily functions.
Researchers have identified a master gene, HIF-1alpha, is involved in orchestrating the regrowth of damaged peripheral nerves.
Surgeons use a pioneering new technique to effectively restore arm and hand movement to quadriplegic patients, a new study reports.
Researchers report that motivation could aid the recovery of motor function following spinal cord injury.
Researchers use direct brain control to allow a man paralyzed for five years to walk again.
According to researchers, medications used to treat common conditions from bladder dysfunction to depression and insomnia, can delay recovery for patients with brain injuries.
Researchers have developed a brain friendly extracellular matrix environment that could help change the way people with spinal cord injury and prosthetics lead their lives.
Researchers have developed a technique to make brain controlled prosthetics more precise. A pilot clinical trial of the neuroprosthesis is underway for people with paralysis and ALS.