“Sure, I’d like to walk someday, too. But just give me sexual function and bowel and bladder control — I’m a happy camper.”
– Patient with paraplegia1

Priorities for People with SCI

Respondents were asked the question, “What gain of function would dramatically improve your life?” and asked to rank the above options in order of importance, with 1 being most important and 7 being least important.

 

To Innovate. To Lead. To Redefine.

We believe that the investigational Neuro-Spinal ScaffoldTM will be the foundation of effective therapy for both acute and chronic SCI. In addition, we are constantly evaluating other technologies and therapeutics that may be complementary and that offer the potential to bring us closer to our goal of redefining the life of the SCI patient.

1. CNN Website. August 1, 2014. http://cnn.com/2014/07/31/health/paralysis-sexual-function.
2. Anderson KD. J Neurotrauma. 2004;21:1371-1383.