Neurotrauma and Rehabilitation Lab


Biomarkers of traumatic injury.


Behavioral and histopathological alterations resulting from mild fluid percussion injury.

Biomarkers for the diagnosis and prognosis of mild traumatic brain injury/concussion.

Repeated mild closed head injury impairs short-term visuospatial memory and complex learning.

Disruption of the perineuronal net in the hippocampus or medial prefrontal cortex impairs fear conditioning.


Biomarkers of Organ Injury.


Inhibition of Eukaryotic Initiation Factor 2 Alpha Phosphatase Reduces Tissue Damage and Improves Learning and Memory after Experimental Traumatic Brain Injury.

The time-dependent and persistent effects of amphetamine treatment upon recovery from hemispatial neglect in rats.

TIMP3 Attenuates the Loss of Neural Stem Cells, Mature Neurons and Neurocognitive Dysfunction in Traumatic Brain Injury.


Activation of Alpha 7 Cholinergic Nicotinic Receptors Reduce Blood-Brain Barrier Permeability following Experimental Traumatic Brain Injury.

Altered Mitochondrial Dynamics and TBI Pathophysiology.

Traumatic brain injury decreases AMP-activated protein kinase activity and pharmacological enhancement of its activity improves cognitive outcome.

Wnt3a, a protein secreted by Mesenchymal Stem Cells is neuroprotective and promotes neurocognitive recovery following Traumatic Brain Injury.


Contribution of maternal hypertension to autism etiology in a murine model; cerebellar gene expression.

Understanding the Mechanisms of Recovery and/or Compensation following Injury.

Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Reduces Spine Density of Projection Neurons in the Medial Prefrontal Cortex and Impairs Extinction of Contextual Fear Memory.

Noradrenergic antagonists mitigate amphetamine-induced recovery.

A role for autophagy in long-term spatial memory formation in male rodents.

Post-injury administration of galantamine reduces traumatic brain injury pathology and improves outcome.


Endoplasmic reticulum stress contributes to the loss of newborn hippocampal neurons after traumatic brain injury.

Juvenile Traumatic Brain Injury Results in Cognitive Deficits Associated with Impaired Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress and Early Tauopathy.


Effects of Nicotinamide on Spatial Memory and Inflammation After Juvenile Traumatic Brain Injury.


Metformin Reduces Repeat Mild Concussive Injury Pathophysiology.

Morphological changes in the basolateral amygdala and behavioral disruptions associated with social isolation.