- Published date: 2012-06-04
- Expiration date: 2013-06-04
"Restoring Voluntary Control of Locomotion after Paralyzing Spinal Cord Injury". Rubia van den Brand, Janine Heutschi, Quentin Barraud, Jack DiGiovanna, Kay Bartholdi, Michèle Huerlimann, Lucia Friedli, Isabel Vollenweider, Eduardo Martin Moraud, Simone Duis, Nadia Dominici, Silvestro Micera, Pavel Musienko, and Grégoire Courtine, Science 1 June 2012: 336 (6085), 1182-1185. [DOI:10.1126/science.1217416]
CNEL Alumnus Jack DiGiovanna contribrutes to a recent Science report. The paper details a combined robotic neurostimulating rehabilitation program to recover from spinal cord injuries. Be sure to check out the report and supplementary report (plus 3 movies) at http://www.sciencemag.org/content/336/6085/1182
Congratulations to the authors and their success.
A pod cast and transcript of an interview with the senior author Grégoire Courtine can be found at http://www.sciencemag.org/content/336/6085/1186.2.full