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Spinal Cord Microelectrode Implant May Help Paraplegics Recover

A new treatment which stimulates the spinal cord with electric impulses offers some hope to those with severe spinal cord injuries. Currently they have little prospect of recovery, remaining confined to a wheelchair. Researchers from Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft developed the implantable microelectrode sensors for the EU’s NEUWalk project. A group of European research institutions and companies are […]