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Lab tests demonstrate that a hydrogel could help repair damaged spinal nerves that control breathing, an advance that could eventually be developed into new patient treatment. Date: June 11, 2018 Source: Thomas Jefferson University Summary: Lab tests demonstrate that...read more
The Spinal Ward (Ward HG) will be closed for earthquake repairs from 26 June 2018 for approximately 12 months. The inpatient ward is moving to Ward FG (on the Burwood site) and outpatient services will be provided across a range of different areas on the Burwood site....read more
Writing in the June 1 issue of Cell Stem Cell, researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine report that a first-in-human phase I clinical trial in which neural stem cells were transplanted into participants with chronic spinal cord injuries...read more
Hon Iain Lees-Galloway Minister for ACC MEDIA STATEMENT 23 May 2018 Falls, sports, and vehicle accidents are the leading causes of traumatic injuries among the 161 people covered by the New Zealand Spinal Cord Injury Registry’s first report, says ACC Minister Iain...read more