The Buoniconti Fund Honored Sports Icons, Celebrities, and Philanthropists at 32nd Annual Great Sports Legends Dinner Presented by Tudor Group The Buoniconti Fund to Cure Paralysis, the fundraising arm of The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, honored an unparalleled group of … Continued
The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis was founded in 1985 with the help of Barth A. Green, M.D. and NFL Hall of Fame linebacker Nick Buoniconti after Nick’s son, Marc, sustained a spinal cord injury during a college football game. The Miami Project is a Center of Excellence at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. It is considered the premier investigative research program conducting cutting edge discovery, translational, and clinical investigations targeting spinal cord and brain injuries. Since its inception, research at The Miami Project has changed the landscape of knowledge and therapeutic strategies for spinal cord and traumatic brain injury.
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The chronic spinal cord injury trial is evaluating Schwann cell transplantation in combination with an extensive rehabilitation protocol.
- Drs. Barth A. Green, W. Dalton Dietrich and Allan D. Levi
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Dan Liebl, Ph.D. and Colleagues Awarded a 5-year $2.2 Million National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke Grant Titled Stabilizing the tripartite synaptic complex following Traumatic Brain Injury Daniel J. Liebl, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery and The Miami … Continued
The 32nd Annual Great Sports Legends Dinner, Presented by Tudor Group, will feature an iconic group of Sports Legends, Hall of Famers, Gold Medalists, World Champions, and honorees NFL Hall of Famer Jason Taylor is part of an iconic group … Continued
Great Sports Legends Dinner to honor David Ortiz, Simone Biles, Alonzo Mourning, Jason Taylor, Scott Dixon, Kim Clijsters and Abby Wambach. Bob Costas from NBC Sports will emcee; a live musical performance by Chicago; special awards to Amy and Brian … Continued
Data demonstrate improvement in muscle pathology and function following experimental SCI and expands potential opportunities for SRK-015 into a wide range of neuromuscular disorders The Miami Project researchers, in collaboration with Scholar Rock, a biotechnology company focused on discovering and … Continued