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Journal of Neurorestoratology  2018, Vol. 6 Issue (1): 29-39    doi: 10.2147/JN.S159088
Commemorating Geoffrey Raisman: a great neuroscientist and one of the founders of neurorestoratology and the IANR
Ying Li1, Pawel Tabakow2, Daqing Li1, Hongyun Huang3
1Spinal Repair Unit, Department of Brain Repair and Rehabilitation, UCL Institute of Neurology, London, UK
2Department of Neurosurgery, Wroclaw Medical University, Wroclaw, Poland
3Institute of Neurorestoratology, General Hospital of Armed Police Forces, Beijing, People’s Republic of China
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Published: 26 June 2018
Corresponding Authors: Hongyun Huang   
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Ying Li, Pawel Tabakow, Daqing Li, Hongyun Huang. Commemorating Geoffrey Raisman: a great neuroscientist and one of the founders of neurorestoratology and the IANR. Journal of Neurorestoratology, 2018, 6: 29-39.

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Figure 1Geoffrey Raisman.
Figure 2This photo was taken in 2005 with Raisman’s team members after moving to UCL Institute of Neurology at Queen Square, London
Figure 3Geoffrey taking part, for the first time, in an experimental spinal cord reconstruction surgery in 2010 at Wroclaw University Hospital, Wroclaw, Poland.
Figure 4Pawel Tabakow’s first meeting with Geoffrey during the First International Spinal Cord Injury Treatments & Trials (ISCITT) Symposium, Hong Kong, 17-20 December 2005.
Figure 5The Polish-English neuroregeneration research team during a conference in Lodz, Poland in 2013. Standing from left: Daqing Li, Bogdan Czapiga, Pawel Tabakow, Ying Li, Geoffrey Raisman, Marcin Czyz, Wlodzimierz Jarmundowicz, Dariusz Szarek, Wojciech Fortuna.
Figure 6Geoffrey and Pawel Tabakow talking with the first patient in the world with a complete spinal cord transection, who recovered neurologically due to the innovative cell-nerve graft spinal cord reconstruction surgery. Photo taken at “Akson” Rehabilitation Center, Wroclaw, Poland, in 2014.
Figure 7Geoffrey Raisman and Ying Li with a BBC reporter visited Beijing Rehabilitation Hospital of Capital Medical University, and talked with patients who had received olfactory ensheathing cells transplantation in 2005.
Figure 8Ten from right in first row, Geoffrey Raisman at the third IANR Annual Conference in 2010, in China.
Figure 9From left: Geoffrey Raisman, Hongyun Huang, Alok Sharma, and Zaid Al-Zoubi at the seventh IANR Annual Conference in India in 2014.
Figure 10Two volume textbook, Neurorestoratology was published in 2015. Cover imaged reproduced with permission from Nova Science Publishers, Inc.20
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