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
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 research being done at The Miami Project and other institutions will help to direct and advance the field in the direction where it can make the biggest impact for people with SCI.
- The Project 2016
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Miami Project Scientist Wins Scientific Prize for Research Papers on Creating Human Super-Intelligence
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine’s Miami Project researcher, and colleagues, win Frontiers Spotlight Award of $100,000 for an open dialogue conference on the facts, fiction and controversy of brain augmentation. A major new European research prize, the Frontiers … Continued
Monica A. Perez, P.T., Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery and The Miami Project, and colleagues, recently published A novel cortical target to enhance hand motor output in humans with spinal cord injury in the June issue of Brain … Continued
Drs. Hentall and Brambilla’s Stimulation of Brainstem Raphe Region Work Appears in the Journal Neuroscience Ian D. Hentall, Ph.D., Research Associate Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery and The Miami Project, and Roberta Brambilla, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery … Continued