A novel neurotechnology restores walking in paralysed humans

Paralysed people walk again after spinal-cord stimulation

In the last Nature issue, researchers described that a combination of electrical stimulation of the spinal cord and physical therapy has enabled three men with spinal-cord injury to walk again.

It’s an extraordinary development that could have implications for 250,000 to 500,000 people around the globe (according to the World Health Organization).Learn more