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Tonight’s Panorama programme 21/10/2014

We look forward to seeing more details in this evening’s BBC Panorama programme (BBC 1 at 22.35, Tuesday 21 October) about the treatment of Darek Fidyka, a paralysed patient in Poland, in a study using olfactory ensheathing cells (OECs), led by Prof Geoff Raisman of UCL’s Institute of Neurology working with a surgical team in Poland.

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Treating paralysed dogs using chondroitinase 13/10/2014

During the last decade, the bacterial enzyme chondroitinase has emerged as a promising intervention to treat spinal cord injury.

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Congratulations Jess 09/10/2014

This year's lucky raffle winner is Jess and her lovely mare Castlemitchell Princess.

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First UK rider conquers Himalayan challenge for Spinal Research! 01/10/2014

This August, Spinal Research supporter James Griffiths became the first UK rider to complete the epic Tour of the Dragon bike ride - a 255 kilometer mountain bike race over 4 mountain passes in the inner Himalayas of Bhutan.

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Dr Mark Bacon takes on the Ice Bucket Challenge! 01/09/2014

Our Executive and Scientifc Director, Dr Mark Bacon, has bravely taken on a nomination to do the Ice Bucket Challenge, the latest charity donation craze sweeping the nation!

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