Abigail Greene and Daniel Barson are married MD/PhD candidates at Yale School of Medicine with overlapping interests.
Victims of stroke and traumatic neurological injury face a difficult problem: healing requires growing new connections. Researchers are working on ways to accelerate and supercharge the mind’s ability to mend.
Once injured, the spinal cord cannot heal–at least that's what medicine has long believed. Now Yale scientists are mapping this terra incognita and providing real hope to people with paralysis.