Enhancing regeneration and functional recovery after acute spinal cord injury

International Partners and Funders

NISCI is in close collaboration with international and European initiatives.

ESCIF  European Spine Cord Injury Federation
Organizations representing people living with a spinal cord injury in the different countries in Europe ESCIF represents 29 national organisations from 24 European countries. ESCIF committed to support the NISCI Project and will be represented in the NISCI external Scientific Advisory Board.

EMSCI  European Multicenter Study about Spinal Cord Injury
An internationally recognized and scientifically successful clinical spinal cord injury network.

NACTN  North American Clinical Trials Network
NISCI is in close contact with clinical specialists from across North America and Europe for knowledge exchange and education via the NACTN for the Treatment of Spinal Cord Injury is to bring promising therapies out of the laboratory and into clinical trials, in a manner that provides incontrovertible evidence of effectiveness and safety.

SCOPE Spinal Cord Outcomes Partnership Endeavor
NISCI and EMSCI are entertaining a closed cooperation and networking with SCOPE, where stakeholders from clinical SCI centers, academia and industry (i.e. pharmacy) meet to discuss progress and innovations to over come the gap in translational research. The later also includes the better appreciation of industry perspectives and their requirements to be fully engaged in the SCI field and to better understand the challenges but also opportunities in this field.

 

This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the grant agreement No 681094,and is supported by the Swiss State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI) under contract number 15.0137.