Committed to a world where spinal cord injury does not mean paralysis for life.
The CatWalk Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) Research Trust raises funds to support the body of scientific opinion which says a cure for SCI will be found. Our goal is to enable SCI sufferers to walk again – we want people out of wheelchairs and back on their feet.
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Spinal cord injuries have a devastating impact not only on those affected but also on their families. We aim to support pioneering research and discovery that points the way to repairing damage to the spinal cord.
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July 25, 2017 Source: University of Edinburgh Summary: Fresh insights into how zebrafish repair their nerve connections could hold clues to new therapies for people with spinal cord injuries. Researchers have pinpointed key molecules that prompt damaged nerve fibers...read more
The funds have the potential to help people suffering from spinal cord injuries. By Michael Woyton (Patch Staff) - Updated July 19, 2017 5:34 pm ET WHITE PLAINS, NY — Burke Medical Research Institute in White Plains will receive more than $3 million from the federal...read more
The Neil Sachse Foundation has developed an education programme for young people about spinal cord injury. There are two modules - one for young children and one for secondary school children. Both are interactive and include scenarios of what to do if an accident...read more
Former High Court Judge, Hon Dame Lowell Goddard DNZM QC, has been announced as the newest patron of spinal cord injury research charity, CatWalk Trust. Dame Lowell, who served as a Judge of the High Court of New Zealand between 1995 and 2015, has been a significant...read more