Two steps forward in treating spinal cord injury

Lorenz kerscher [creativecommons license] via Wikimedia Commons

Two studies presented at Neuroscience 2012, the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience (13–17 October 2012; New Orleans, LA), reflect current advances in understanding and treating spinal cord injury (SCI). More than a quarter of a million people in the US live with SCIs, which can be debilitating because they limit movement or feeling, cause pain and lead to chronic health problems.

Lab Anim. (NY) 43, 8 (2013).
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