Wednesday Mar 5
New findings on neurogenesis in spinal cord
The expression of the so called MYC gene is important and necessary for neurogenesis in the spinal cord, new research suggests.
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
2014 NHRA: Darrell Gwynn Foundation to Host Annual 'Track Walk For Those Who Can't'
The Darrell Gwynn Foundation will host its annual "Track Walk For Those Who Can't" at the Amalie Oil Gatornationals at the Gainesville Raceway on Sunday, March 16 at 10:00 a.m. During pre-race ceremonies following the track walk the foundation will donate a custom power wheelchair to an individual in need.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Rocky Mount Telegram
Sudan Shrine Club installs new officers
Carl Wayne Smith was appointed to the position of 1st Ceremonial Master for 2014 by the newly elected Sudan Potentate Ricky Jackson.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Post and Courier
New 'Exoskeleton' allows patients with spinal cord injuries to walk again
Tink Wallace fell from a utility poll when she was working for Santee Cooper 18 years ago and hasn't been able to walk since then.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
CORONA: Injured football player Jordan Walker heading for Colorado
Injured Santiago High School football player Jordan Walker of Corona is expected to leave for a Colorado hospital specializing in spinal cord injuries as soon as Thursday, Feb. 27. Corona football player Jordan Walker, who suffered severe neck and spinal cord trauma in a game three months ago, is expected to move to a Colorado rehabilitation center ... (more)
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Thomas R. Ulich is new chief scientific officer at InVivo Therapeutics
InVivo Therapeutics Holdings Corp. , a Cambridge company focused on drug-delivery technologies for spinal cord injuries, announced the appointment of Thomas R. Ulich, MD, as its chief scientific officer.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Spinal cord injuries rise among those 65 and older
That's an increase over the 2007 rate of 79.4 incidents per million. 49.9: The number of traumatic spinal cord injuries per million Americans ages 18-64 in 2009.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Monkey brain waves control hand of paralysed pal
A monkey controlling the hand of its unconscious cage-mate with its thoughts may sound like animal voodoo, but it is a step towards returning movement to people with spinal cord injuries.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Lacombe disabled veteran a spokesman for Indy Fund
Lacombe resident Jason Kahl, an army combat veteran who suffered spinal cord injuries while serving in Dessert Storm, has a new mission.
Wed Feb 12, 2014