Nanoparticles promote functional healing following spinal cord injury

Nanoparticles promote functional healing following spinal cord injury

thomas.johnson
Wed, 07/24/2019 – 11:19

Paralyzing damage in spinal cord injury is often caused by the zealous immune response to the injury. NIBIB-funded engineers have developed nanoparticles that lure immune cells away from the spinal cord, allowing regeneration that restored spinal cord function in mice.

Source: National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Biomedical Engineering- News

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