Research News Archive
Welcome to our research news page. Here you will find information on the latest research events, news letters, items in the press and other significant stories relevant to spinal cord injury and repair.
News that four paralysed young men were able to flex their toes, ankles and knees after electrical stimulation by researchers in the United States recently dominated world news headlines.Read more
A breakthrough result with gene therapy and the wonder enzyme chondroitinase at King’s College, London could bring clinical trials one step closer.Read more
A £10 million prize was launched to solve one of the greatest scientific problems facing the world today. The winning theme was announced on the BBC's One Show, broadcasted on Wednesday evening.Read more
A £10m prize has been launched to solve one of the greatest scientific problems facing the world today. Six potential categories have been announced, ranging from healthcare to the environment.
After a special 50th anniversary edition of the BBC science series Horizon on Thursday, the public will be able to cast their vote on the issue that they would most like to see tackled.Read more
Director of Research, Dr Mark Bacon answers some of your important questions.Read more