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The Resource In search of the lost cord : solving the mystery of spinal cord regeneration, Luba Vikhanski

In search of the lost cord : solving the mystery of spinal cord regeneration, Luba Vikhanski

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In search of the lost cord : solving the mystery of spinal cord regeneration
Title
In search of the lost cord
Title remainder
solving the mystery of spinal cord regeneration
Statement of responsibility
Luba Vikhanski
Title variation
Lost cord
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation This work chronicles the quest for treatments for spinal cord injuries, showing how a handful of scientists around the world have made progress in restoring function to the severely injured spinal cord. Vikhanski is a science journalist who specializes in biomedical research. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
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Vikhanski, Luba
Dewey number
617.4/82
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RD594.3
LC item number
V553 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2001 O-599
  • WL 400
NLM item number
V694i 2001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spinal cord
  • Spinal cord
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Nerve Regeneration
  • Research
  • MEDICAL
  • Spinal cord
  • Spinal cord
  • Dwarslaesie
  • Regeneratie
  • Neuronen
Label
In search of the lost cord : solving the mystery of spinal cord regeneration, Luba Vikhanski
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-245) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The science of the impossible : The maestro and the dogma -- Regeneration's solitary warrior -- The gains in brain are mainly in the stain -- 1980-1981: bridges to a new era -- The unyielding spirit -- A Schwann cell chauvinist -- The little antibody that could -- Overcoming an invisible barrier -- The rats are walking -- pt. 2. The many faces of hope : Hope against hype -- Healing from within -- Mighty cells -- Elixir of youth for damaged nerves -- Wired for regeneration -- The smart spinal cord -- The 2-million quest -- Man-machine mergers -- Epilogue -- Appendix: the spinal cord before and after injury
Control code
53313235
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 269 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780309502931
Lccn
2001039846
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)53313235
Label
In search of the lost cord : solving the mystery of spinal cord regeneration, Luba Vikhanski
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-245) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The science of the impossible : The maestro and the dogma -- Regeneration's solitary warrior -- The gains in brain are mainly in the stain -- 1980-1981: bridges to a new era -- The unyielding spirit -- A Schwann cell chauvinist -- The little antibody that could -- Overcoming an invisible barrier -- The rats are walking -- pt. 2. The many faces of hope : Hope against hype -- Healing from within -- Mighty cells -- Elixir of youth for damaged nerves -- Wired for regeneration -- The smart spinal cord -- The 2-million quest -- Man-machine mergers -- Epilogue -- Appendix: the spinal cord before and after injury
Control code
53313235
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 269 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780309502931
Lccn
2001039846
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)53313235

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