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Reeve Irvine Research Center in collaboration with Harvard University's Associate Professor of Neurology, Zhigang He, have fundamentally changed the history of curing paralysis from spinal cord injury. Through a groundbreaking discovery involving the PTEN gene, researchers have regenerated nerves in the damaged spinal cord of mice responsible for movement and sensation in the body.
Pretty much the entire article within the quotes but there is a nice video presentation to go with it.

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Edit:: http://vimeo.com/18333473

Far too early in the morning for me lol sorry about that
Edited by PlatonicBS - 2/16/11 at 6:25am
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Interesting, will bookmark for thorough read, when an url is posted.
    
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haha woops edited.
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post #4 of 11
Seems legit.
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post #5 of 11
wow, I hope this can help various paralyzed people
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post #6 of 11
This is good news for people that have spinal cord injuries!!!!
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post #7 of 11
Amazing; the times we live in. Good post.
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Amazing is all I can say.
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And reeves died already. ='( We can't bring back superman.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by mushroomboy View Post
And reeves died already. ='( We can't bring back superman.
Not yet.
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