Global SCI Research News

Cure related research news from around the world

Recent medical advances have shown unprecedented results in returning feeling and function for people with SCI.

Across Australia and around the globe, there are dedicated teams of medical and scientific researchers working to find a cure for spinal cord injury, with increasingly exciting outcomes.

Here you will find the latest breakthroughs in SCI research with commentary on what they mean for the future of the cure.

We aim to provide you with all of the latest breaking spinal cord injury news from across Australia and around the world. Please note that the views expressed and items reported on below do not necessarily reflect the views of the organisation or staff of SpinalCure Australia.

Media Release: NSW Government SCI research investment

MEDIA RELEASE SPINALCURE APPLAUDS NSW GOVT INVESTMENT IN SPINAL CORD INJURY RESEARCH SpinalCure Australia (SpinalCure), the peak national organisation funding spinal injury research, is delighted with the announcement, by the NSW Treasurer the Hon Dominic Perrottet MP, of a $15…

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David Mzee walks Wings for Life World Run

David Mzee, who has been living with a spinal cord injury for years, stunned crowds when he walked across the start line at the 2019 Wings for Life World Run on Sunday May 5 in Zug, Switzerland. David Mzee was diagnosed with paraplegia in…

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BioTime presents SCiStar clinical study top-line results

Biotime, a biotechnology company developing new cellular therapies, presented the top-line 12-month results from the SCiStar study – “A Phase 1/2a Trial of Human Embryonic Stem Cell-Derived Oligodendrocyte Progenitor Cells (OPC1) in Patients with Subacute Cervical Spinal Cord Injury” at…

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