SCI Research

SCI ResearchThe Travis Roy Foundation is dedicated to improving the lives of those with spinal cord injuries. The Foundation recognizes the importance of funding research to discover therapies and methods to treat spinal cord injuries that are recent or acute, but also understands the importance of funding studies that will help improve the quality of life of people who have been living with spinal cord injuries for years.

Research News & Updates

The TRF is pleased to announce the expansion of the Research Committee. Members were¬†selected because of their experience working with people who have spinal cord injuries, their¬†first-hand knowledge of living…

Congratulations to Dr. Jeffrey Macklis, who received the Krieg Cortical Discoverers award this week from the Cajal Club in Chicago! This award, which has been granted annually for more than…

Our paper demonstrating that brain electrical stimulation can restore movement after chronic corticospinal injury in rats was accepted for publication in the Journal of Neuroscience.

Soccer fans may have seen something exciting during the opening ceremonies of the World Cup in June- a paralyzed teenager, outfitted in a brain controlled exoskeleton and looking robotic, performed…

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