Our Scientific Director Jan Schwab is among the top researchers in the field of spinal cord injuries. His speciality: the paralysis of the immune system.
Many valuable medical discoveries never reach the patient. They fail at the Valley of Death. Now, a whole series of new measures has been introduced to help the situation.
The global charity run continues on May 7. You can join your favorite event or run anywhere with a virtual Catcher Car.
The early administration of gabapentinoids improves motor recovery after spinal cord injury
Researchers exchange their knowledge on congresses, symposia, and meetings. Here is the scientific event calendar for March and April.
Promising result: A molecule called Netrin-1 seems to protect the spinal cord after an injury by increased cellular survival.
spinal cord injury patients have to endure spasms? Our colleague Wolfgang Illek is quadriplegic and knows why.
How can one convert harmful cells into useful ones? A Munich-based stem cell expert and a neurobiologist from Stockholm have dedicated their research to finding the answer.