News tagged with spinal cord

Fish offer clues to spinal cord renewal

( -- Spinal cord injuries are devastating, but fish may be the key to finding a cure.Research shows adult fish that sustain a spinal cord injury have the miraculous ability to not only regenerate the spinal cord, ...

dateApr 06, 2011 in Medical research
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Researchers probe nervous system repair

( -- In humans, regeneration of the peripheral nervous system after injury remains a hit-or-miss affair, while brain and spinal cord damage usually results in lifelong disabilities.

dateMar 30, 2011 in Neuroscience
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