Engineering a spinal cord repair kit

March 1, 2016

Professor Polina Anikeeva has been developing multifunctional fibers for some time now, serving to access the brain and other parts of the body as non-invasively as possible while administering chemical, electric, or optical stimulation. This article details her research as she attempts to find a way to restore movement for paralyzed individuals, or develop a device capable of mimicking the spine. 

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