Spinal cord injury: overview of experimental approaches used to restore locomotor activity.

@article{Fakhoury2015SpinalCI,
  title={Spinal cord injury: overview of experimental approaches used to restore locomotor activity.},
  author={Marc Fakhoury},
  journal={Reviews in the neurosciences},
  year={2015},
  volume={26 4},
  pages={397-405}
}
Spinal cord injury affects more than 2.5 million people worldwide and can lead to paraplegia and quadriplegia. Anatomical discontinuity in the spinal cord results in disruption of the impulse conduction that causes temporary or permanent changes in the cord's normal functions. Although axonal regeneration is limited, damage to the spinal cord is often… CONTINUE READING