Wings for Life has made a significant commitment to ReNetX Bio, a biotech startup that is advancing a cutting-edge therapy for chronic spinal cord injury to clinical trial.
Using lower levels of oxygen improves hand function in chronic spinal cord injury patients.
A mountain hut in Flachau with a first sprinkle of snow, a pleasant meeting attended by more than a hundred invited guests, and an incredible donation - this was our Gipfeltreffen 2017.
For many years, stem cells have been the main talking point in discussions about the future of medicine. But what exactly are stem cells, how are they obtained and how do we hope to benefit from them?
In honor of Wings for Life, reigning National League MVP and World Series hero Kris Bryant recently shined a light on spinal cord research by allowing artists to customize three pairs of game footwear.
On May 6, 2018, we want as many people as possible to take part in the Wings for Life World Run with organised app runs.
It makes a difference in the recovery whether a woman or a man is afflicted by a spinal cord injury. Vieri Failli, biologist, gives some insights into the topic.
Researchers discovered how acute spinal cord injury paralyses the immune system and were able
to restore it experimentally.
Our supporters help us in many different ways. In the last few weeks, they cycled, ran and dressed up, anything to find a cure for spinal cord injury.
Researchers from Harvard found that a combination of proteins brought axons of the corticospinal tract to outgrow and sprout.
…patients with spinal cord injuries often suffer from excruciating pain? Our colleague Wolfgang Illek is quadriplegic and knows why.
How does Wings for Life decide on supporting a new research project? How much does such a project cost? And when do researchers deliver their initial findings? CEO International Anita Gerhardter has all the answers.