Known as PASTE, the technique holds potential for treating a variety of diseases caused by faulty genes.
Taking anti-inflammatory pain relievers like ibuprofen and naproxen for osteoarthritis may worsen inflammation in the knee joint over time, according to a new study being presented next week at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA).
In a multi-year research program coordinated by the two directors of .NeuroRestore—Grégoire Courtine, a neuroscience professor at EPFL, and Jocelyne Bloch, a neurosurgeon at Lausanne University Hospital (CHUV)—patients who had been paralyzed by a spinal cord injury and who underwent targeted epidural electrical stimulation of the area that controls leg movement were able to regain some motor function.
As deep brain stimulators become more common, the need to frequently change batteries is a major hurdle to overcome
Researchers have developed a technique that could help fine-tune the production of monoclonal antibodies and other useful proteins.