Limiting neuroinflammation was shown to be a promising approach to treat neurological diseases such as stroke and spinal cord injury in mice.
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A CRISPR-Cas9 method has been used to identify which genes play a role in repairing zebrafish spinal cord injuries.
The polymerised form of oestrogen has shown success in mice at preventing further damage to the spinal cord after injury.
Treating only a few nerve cells with the hyper-interleukin-6 (hIL-6) gene therapy stimulated the regeneration of nerves.
An experimental drug that blocks abnormal neural communication after spinal cord injury could one day be the key to improving quality of life by improving bladder function...