05 March 2014

Research in paralysis treatment offers hope to patients

The main areas of research in paralysis treatment are cell therapy, brain-machine interfaces, epidural electric stimulation, enzyme treatment and neuroprotectors.

Following are the main areas of research in paralysis treatment:

Prospects have revived with Newark-based company StemCells Inc., which implants stem cells obtained from donated foetal brain tissue.

Embryonic stem cell trial halted




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