Monthly Archives: May 2013

Zebrafish may help motor neuron replacement

Edinburgh University has found a key hormone allows zebrafish to develop and replace their motor neurons, a nerve cell found in the spinal cord. Dr Catherina Becker, from Edinburgh University’s centre for neuroregeneration, said: “Our work sheds light on the…

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TressCox Lawyers generously provide legal advice and services to SpinalCure on a pro bono basis. Based in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Canberra, TressCox has an impressive track record, spanning over a century, in a variety of sectors such as health,…

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Human brain cells grow in mice

Researchers from the University of California, San Francisco, have discovered that a key type of human brain cell developed in the laboratory grows seamlessly when transplanted into the brains of mice. The breakthrough raises hope that these cells might one day be…

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