Prognosis after spinal cord injuries are very variable. Scientists develop a new possibility to predict the future recovery of patients.
After a spinal injury, a scar forms. Researchers now found that functional recovery can be promoted by inhibiting the formation of connective tissue.
Free radicals have long been associated with tissue damage. A new study shows that they also promote regeneration.
Vitamin D insufficiency has several negative consequences for spinal cord injured individuals. Vieri Failli, biologist, gives some insights into the topic.
After spinal cord injury, epidural stimulation can restore some movement. A research team in Switzerland is now going one-step further.
Fall off your bike and they say you should climb right back on. For Steven Dowd, that proved the greatest challenge imaginable
In various experiments, scientists have found that descendants of stem cells can make new connections
in the injury sites. Now a team from California has discovered a new crucial piece of the puzzle.
spinal cord injury patients suffer from bladder problems? Our colleague Wolfgang Illek is quadriplegic and knows why.
A list of 20 points was created in Canada to help family physicians to follow the health of individuals with a spinal cord injury.
Researchers exchange their knowledge on congresses, symposia, and meetings. Here you'll find the scientific event calendar for 2018.
This is the time of year that most of you will start reflecting on the past twelve months. This year, I will not. Actually, the future is the only thing that counts for me now... Wolfang Illek´s thoughts.
You want to contribute to making spinal cord injury curable? Apart from the usual ways to donate, here are five extraordinary ideas you can use to support us over the festive period.