Since white matter in most spinal cord
injuries was more damaged than gray matter, the majority of rat models for spinal cord
injuries included contusion or compression injuries to white matter in the thoracic region of the vertebral column.
Level of spinal cord
injury###Severity of spinal cord
Seventy-eight patients with cervical spinal cord
injury complicated with incomplete paraplegia who were admitted to the hospital between August 2015 and December 2017 were selected and divided into an observation and control groups using random number table, 39 each group.
A major barrier is the lack of understanding of the complex cascade of biological processes that occur when a spinal cord
In recent years, much work has been done exploring the potential of using hPSC-derived stem cells to create new spinal cord
cells needed to repair damaged or diseased spinal cords
The Malaysian Spinal Cord
Injury Advocacy Association said plastic straws were an accessible tool for some people with physical disabilities - like those with spinal cord
injuries, cerebral palsy, traumatic brain injury, or hand amputations - to drink or consume liquids like soup.
Addressing the public at the spinal cord
injury day commemoration, held under the theme; In the Fight to Win Against Spinal Cord
Injuries in Kasane recently, Mr Butale explained that inclusion of the affected would not only impact on them and their families, but the communities, the public at large and the country's economy positively.
The achievement at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine advances not only basic research like biomedical applications of in vitro disease modeling, but may constitute an improved, clinically translatable cell source for replacement strategies in spinal cord
injuries and disorders.
Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine report that they have successfully created spinal cord
neural stem cells (NSCs) from human pluripotent stem cells (hPSCs) that differentiate into a diverse population of cells capable of dispersing throughout the spinal cord
and can be maintained for long periods of time.
The primary objective of the study, conducted in San Diego, Calif, was to evaluate the safety of NSI-566 transplantation in subjects with stable thoracic spinal cord
Falls account for 30 percent of all spinal cord
injuries, second only to motor vehicle accidents.