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2016 Research Publications

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Ahmed AI, Bullock MR, Dietrich WD. (2016). Hypothermia in traumatic brain injury. Neurosurgery Clinics of North America. 27(4):489-497.

Ahmed AI, Gajavelli S, Spurlock MS, Chieng LO, Bullock MR. (2016). Stem cells for therapy in TBI. Journal of the Royal Army Medical Corps. 162(2):98-102.

Al‐Ali H. (2016). The evolution of drug discovery: From phenotypes to targets, and back. Medicinal Chemical Communications. 7:788–798.

Al-Ali H, Beckerman S, Bixby JL, Lemmon VP. (2016). In vitro models of axon regeneration. Experimental Neurology. doi.org/10.1016.

Al-Ali H, Bixby JL, Lemmon VP. (2016). Exploiting kinase polypharmacology for nerve regeneration. Neural Regeneration Research. 11(1):71-72.

Al-Ali H, Lemmon VP, Bixby JL. (2016). Phenotypic screening of small-molecule inhibitors: Implications for therapeutic discovery and drug target development in traumatic brain injury. Methods Molecular Biology. 1462:677-688.

Alberga L, Menendez I, Landy HJ, Morcos JJ, Levi AD. (In press). Neurosurgery at the University of Miami. Journal of Neurosurgery.

Andersen ND, Srinivas S, Piñero G, Monje PV. (2016). A rapid and versatile method for the isolation, purification and cryogenic storage of Schwann cells from adult rodent nerves. Scientific Reports.  6:31781.

Anderson KD, Cowan RE, Horsewell J. (2016). Facilitators and barriers to spinal cord injury (SCI) clinical trial participation: Multi-national perspective of people living with SCI. J. Neurotrauma. 33(5):493-499.

Assis-Nascimento P, Umland O, Cepero ML, Liebl DJ. (2016). A flow cytometric approach to analyzing mature and progenitor endothelial cells following traumatic brain injury. Journal of Neuroscience Methods. 263:57-67.

Ayad NG, Lee JK, Lemmon VP. (2016). Casein kinase signaling in axon regeneration. Neural Regeneration Research. 11(2):210-211.

Batchelor P, Dietrich WD, Kochanek PM, Lundbye J. (2016). Secondary changes after injury and temperature. Therapeutic Hypothermia and Temperature Management. 6(2):58-62.

Benavides FD, Santamaria AJ, Bodoukhin N, Guada LG, Solano JP, Guest JD. (2016). Characterization of motor and somatosensory evoked potentials in the Yucatan micropig using transcranial and epidural Stimulation. Journal of Neurotrauma. doi 10.1089.

Bernardes D, Brambilla R, Bracchi-Ricard V, Karmally S, Dellarole A, Carvalho-Tavares J, Bethea JR. (2016). Prior regular exercise improves clinical outcome and reduces demyelination and axonal injury in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis. Journal of Neurochemistry. 136(Suppl 1):63-73.

Bloom L, Burks SS, Levi AD. (2016). Multiple recurrent postoperative spinal infections due to an unrecognized presacral abscess following placement of bicortical sacral screws: Case report. Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine. 24(3):502-505.

Bovis SE, Harden T, Hotz G. (2016). Pilot study: A pediatric pedestrian safety curriculum for preschool children. Journal of Trauma Nursing. 23(5):247-256.

Bramlett HM, Dietrich WD, Dixon CE, Shear DA, Schmid KE, Mondello S, Wang KK, Hayes RL, Povlishock JT, Tortella FC, Kochanek PM. (2016). Erythropoietin treatment in traumatic brain injury: Operation Brain Trauma Therapy. Journal of Neurotrauma. 33(6):538-552.

Brand FJ 3rd, Forouzandeh M, Kaur H, Travascio F, de Rivero Vaccari JP. (2016). Acidification changes affect the inflammasome in human nucleus pulposus cells. Journal of Inflammation. (Lond). 13(1):29.

Browning M, Shear DA, Bramlett HM, Dixon CE, Mondello S, Schmid KE, Poloyac SM, Dietrich WD, Hayes RL, Wang KK, Povlishock JT, Tortella FC, Kochanek PM. (2016). Levetiracetam treatment in traumatic brain injury: Operation Brain Trauma Therapy. Journal of Neurotrauma. 33(6):581-594.

Bruehl S, Ohrbach R, Sharma S, Widerstrom-Noga E, Dworkin RH, Fillingim RB, Turk DC. (2016). Approaches to demonstrating the reliability and validity of core diagnostic criteria for chronic pain. The Journal of Pain. 17(9 Suppl):T118-131.

Bunge MB. (2016). Efficacy of Schwann cell transplantation for spinal cord repair is improved with combinatorial strategies. Journal of Physiology. 594(13):3533-3538.

Bunge MB, Monje PV, Khan A, Wood PM. (In press). From transplanting Schwann cells in experimental rat spinal cord injury to their transplantation into human injured spinal cord in clinical trials. Progress in Brain Research. Functional Neural Transplantation IV – Chapter 18.

Burks SS, Cajigas I Jose J, Levi AD. (In press). Intra-operative imaging in traumatic peripheral nerve lesions: Correlating histological cross sections with high resolution ultrasound. Operative Neurosurgery.

Burks SS, Levi AD. (2016). Surgical decompression in traumatic spinal cord injury. In Neurotrauma Critical Care: 2nd Ed, Jallo J, Vacarro A, Thieme Medical Publishers.

Butler JE, Godfrey S, Thomas CK. (2016). Interlimb reflexes induced by electrical stimulation of cutaneous nerves after spinal cord injury. PLoS ONE. 11(4):e0153063.

Calabro FJ, Perez MA. (2016). Bilateral reach-to-grasp movement asymmetries after human spinal cord injury. Journal of Neurophysiology. 115(1):157-167.

Callahan A, Abeyruwan SW, Al-Ali H, Sakurai K, Ferguson AR, Popovich PG, Shah NH, Visser U, Bixby JL, Lemmon VP. (2016). RegenBase: A knowledge base of spinal cord injury biology for translational research. Database (Oxford). pii: baw040.

Chen S, Gaynor B, Levi AD. (2016). Transischiorectal fossa approach for resection of pudendal nerve schwannoma: Case report. Journal of Neurosurgery Spine. 25(5):636-639.

Cirillo J, Calabro FJ, Perez MA. (2016). Impaired organization of paired-pulse TMS-induced I-waves after human spinal cord injury. Cerebral Cortex. 26(5):2167-2177.

Clausen BH, Degn M, Sivasaravanaparan M, Fogtmann T, Gammelstrup Andersen M, Trojanowsky MD, Gao H, Hvidsten S, Baun C, Deierborg T, Finsen B, Kristensen BW, Thornby Bak S, Meyer M, Lee JK, Nedospasov SA, Brambilla R, Lambertsen KL. (2016). Conditional ablation of myeloid TNF increases lesion volume after experimental stroke in mice, possibly via altered ERK1/2 signaling. Scientific Reports. 6:29291.

Collins MW, Kontos AP, Okonkwo DO, Almquist J, Bailes J, Barisa M, Bazarian J, Bloom OJ, Brody DL, Cantu R, Cardenas J, Clugston J, Cohen R, Echemendia R, Elbin RJ, Ellenbogen R, Fonseca J, Gioia G, Guskiewicz K, Heyer R, Hotz G, Iverson GL, Jordan B, Manley G, Maroon J, McAllister T, McCrea M, Mucha A, Pieroth E, Podell K, Pombo M, Shetty T, Sills A, Solomon G, Thomas DG, Valovich McLeod TC, Yates T, Zafonte R. (2016). Statements of agreement from the targeted evaluation and active management (TEAM) approaches to treating concussion meeting held in Pittsburgh, October 15-16, 2015. Neurosurgery. 79(6):912-929.

Conaco C, Tsoulfas P, Sakarya O, Dolan A, Werren J, Kosik KS. (2016). Detection of prokaryotic genes in the Amphimedon queenslandica genome. PLoS ONE. 11(3):e0151092.

Cooper DJ, Zunino G, Bixby JL, Lemmon VP. (In press). Phenotypic screening with primary neurons to identify drug targets for regeneration and degeneration. Molecular and Cell Neuroscience.

Cowan RE. (2016). The exercise is medicine initiative: Physical activity as a vital sign and prescription in adult rehabilitation practice. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 97(9 Suppl):S232-237.

Cushing M, Hooshmand J, Pomares B, Hotz G. (2016). Vision zero in the United States versus Sweden: Infrastructure improvement for cycling safety. American Journal of Public Health. 106(12):2178-2180.

da Silva BF, Meng C, Helm D, Pachl F, Schiller J, Ibrahim E, Lynne CM, Brackett NL, Bertolla RP, Kuster B. (2016). Towards an understanding of male infertility after spinal cord injury using quantitative proteomics. Molecular Cell Proteomics. 15(4):1424-1434.

Danzi MC, Lemmon VP. (2016). Messages from forgotten friends: Classic cell adhesion molecules inhibit regeneration too. The EMBO Journal. 35(16):1721-1723.

Danzi MC, Motti D, Avison DL, Bixby JL, Lemmon VP. (2016). Treatment with analgesics after mouse sciatic nerve injury does not alter expression of wound healing-associated genes. Neural Regeneration Research. 11(1):144-149.

Datto JP, Yang J, Dietrich WD, Pearse DD. (2016). Does being female provide a neuroprotective advantage following spinal cord injury? Neural Regeneration Research. 10(10):1533-1536.

de Rivero Vaccari JP, Brand F 3rd, Adamczak S, Lee SW, Perez-Barcena J, Wang MY, Bullock MR, Dietrich WD, Keane RW. (2016). Exosome-mediated inflammasome signaling after central nervous system injury. Journal of Neurochemistry. 136(Suppl 1):39-48.

de Rivero Vaccari JP, Dietrich WD, Keane RW. (2016).Therapeutics targeting the inflammasome after central nervous system injury. Translational Research. 167(1):35-45.

de Rivero Vaccari JP, Patel HH, Brand FJ 3rd, Perez-Pinzon MA, Bramlett HM, Raval AP. (2016). Estrogen receptor beta signaling alters cellular inflammasomes activity after global cerebral ischemia in reproductively senescence female rats. Journal of Neurochemistry. 136(3):492-496.

Dhawale AA, Falcone S, Green BA, Lebwohl NH. (2016). Is a persistent vacuum phenomenon a sign of pseudarthrosis after posterolateral spinal fusion? The American Journal of Orthopedics (Belle Mead NJ).  45(5):E249-253.

Diaz R, Ivan ME, Hanft S, Vanni S, Manzano G, Jagid J, Komotar RJ. (2016). Laser interstitial thermal therapy: Lighting the way to a new treatment option in neurosurgery. Neurosurgery. 79(Suppl 1):S3-S7.

Dietrich WD. (2016). Editorial Comment: A new year for research and discovery targeting therapeutic hypothermia. Therapeutic Hypothermia and Temperature Management. 6(1):1.

Dietrich WD. (2016). Editorial Comment: Therapeutic hypothermia and temperature management. Therapeutic Hypothermia and Temperature Management. 6(2):57.

Dietrich WD. (2016). Editorial Comment: Wrapping the year up. Therapeutic Hypothermia and Temperature Management. 6(4):159.

Dietrich WD. (2016). Editorial Comment: First impact factor. Therapeutic Hypothermia and Temperature Management. 6(3):111.

Dietrich WD, Bramlett HM. (2016). Therapeutic hypothermia and targeted temperature management in traumatic brain injury: Clinical challenges for successful translation. Brain Research. 1640(Pt A):94-103.

Dixon CE, Bramlett HM, Dietrich WD, Shear DA, Yan HQ, Deng-Bryant Y, Mondello S, Wang KK, Hayes RL, Empey PE, Povlishock JT, Tortella FC, Kochanek PM. (2016). Cyclosporine treatment in traumatic brain injury: Operation Brain Trauma Therapy. Journal of Neurotrauma. 33(6):553-566.

Dixon KJ, Mier J, Gajavelli S, Turbic A, Bullock R, Turnley AM, Liebl DJ. (2016). EphrinB3 restricts endogenous neural stem cell migration after traumatic brain injury. Stem Cell Research. 17(3):504-513.

Dixon KJ, Theus MH, Nelersa CM, Mier J, Travieso L, Tzong-Shiue Y, Kernie SG, Liebl DJ. (2016) Endogenous neural stem/progenitor cells stabilize the cortical microenvironment following traumatic brain injury. World Biomedical Frontiers, Neuroscience. 25.

Dreier JP, Fabricius M, Ayata C, Sakowitz OW, William Shuttleworth C, Dohmen C, Graf R, Vajkoczy P, Helbok R, Suzuki M, Schiefecker AJ, Major S, Winkler MK, Kang EJ, Milakara D, Oliveira-Ferreira AI, Reiffurth C, Revankar GS, Sugimoto K, Dengler NF, Hecht N, Foreman B, Feyen B, Kondziella D, Friberg CK, Piilgaard H, Rosenthal ES, Westover MB, Maslarova A, Santos E, Hertle D, Sánchez-Porras R, Jewell SL, Balança B, Platz J, Hinzman JM, Lückl J, Schoknecht K, Schöll M, Drenckhahn C, Feuerstein D, Eriksen N, Horst V, Bretz JS, Jahnke P, Scheel M, Bohner G, Rostrup E, Pakkenberg B, Heinemann U, Claassen J, Carlson AP, Kowoll CM, Lublinsky S, Chassidim Y, Shelef I, Friedman A, Brinker G, Reiner M, Kirov SA, Andrew RD, Farkas E, Güresir E, Vatter H, Chung LS, Brennan KC, Lieutaud T, Marinesco S, Maas AI, Sahuquillo J, Dahlem MA, Richter F, Herreras O, Boutelle MG, Okonkwo DO, Bullock MR, Witte OW, Martus P, van den Maagdenberg AM, Ferrari MD, Dijkhuizen RM, Shutter LA, Andaluz N, Schulte AP, MacVicar B, Watanabe T, Woitzik J, Lauritzen M, Strong AJ, Hartings JA. (In press). Recording, analysis, and interpretation of spreading depolarizations in neurointensive care: Review and recommendations of the COSBID research group. Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow & Metabolism.

Dvoriantchikova G, Pappas S, Luo X, Ribeiro M, Danek D, Pelaez D, Park KK, Ivanov D. (2016). Virally delivered, constitutively active NFκB improves survival of injured retinal ganglion cells. European Journal of Neuroscience. 44(11):2935-2943.

Elmasry S, Asfour S, de Rivero Vaccari JP, Travascio F. (2016). A computational model for investigating the effects of changes in bioavailability of insulin-like growth factor-1 on the homeostasis of the intervertebral disc. Computers in Biology and Medicine. 78:126-137.

Federico P, Perez MA. (In press).  Altered corticospinal function during movement preparation in humans with spinal cord injury. Journal of Physiology.

Federico P, Perez MA. (In press). Distinct corticocortical contributions to human precision and power grip. Cerebral Cortex.

Fehlings MG, Tetreault L, Hsieh P, Traynelis V, Wang MY. (2016). Introduction: Degenerative cervical myelopathy: An introduction to a focus issue on diagnostic, assessment and management strategies, surgical complications and outcome prediction. Neurosurgical Focus. 40(6):E1.

Funk LH, Hackett AR, Bunge MB, Lee JK. (2016). Tumor necrosis factor superfamily member APRIL contributes to fibrotic scar formation after spinal cord injury. Journal of Neuroinflammation. 13(1):87.

Gernsback J, Kolcun JP, Jagid J. (2016). To drain or two drains: Recurrences in chronic subdural hematomas. World Neurosurgery. 95:447-450.

Gernsback J, Wang MY. (2016). Percutaneous pedicle screw placement into a spinal segment previously treated with vertebroplasty: Technical case report.  Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine. 24(5):786-791.

Gersey ZC, Burks SS, Anderson KD, Dididze M, Khan A, Dietrich WD, Levi AD. (In press). First human experience with autologous Schwann cells to supplement sciatic nerve repair: Long-term follow-up in two cases. Neurosurgical Focus.

Ghosh M, Xu Y, Pearse DD. (2016). Cyclic AMP is a key regulator of M1 to M2a phenotypic conversion of microglia in the presence of Th2 cytokines. Journal of Neuroinflammation. 13:9.

Gokaslan ZL, Telfeian AE, Wang MY. (2016). Introduction: Endoscopic spine surgery.  Neurosurgical Focus. 40(2): E1.

Gomes-Osman J, Cortez M, Guest J, Pascual-Leone, J. (2016). A systematic review of experimental strategies aimed at improving motor function after acute and chronic spinal cord injury. Journal of Neurotrauma. 33:425-438.

Grumbles RM, Thomas CK. (In press). Motoneuron death after human spinal cord injury. Journal of Neurotrauma.

Guy SD, Mehta S, Casalino A, Côté I, Kras-Dupuis A, Moulin DE, Parrent AG, Potter P, Short C, Teasell R, Bradbury CL, Bryce TN, Craven BC, Finnerup NB, Harvey D, Hitzig SL, Lau B, Middleton JW, O’Connell C, Orenczuk S, Siddall PJ, Townson A, Truchon C, Widerström-Noga E, Wolfe D, Loh E. (2016). The CanPain SCI clinical practice guidelines for rehabilitation management of neuropathic pain after spinal cord: Recommendations for treatment. Spinal Cord. 54(Suppl 1):S14-23.

Guy SD, Mehta S, Harvey D, Lau B, Middleton JW, O’Connell C, Townson A, Truchon C, Wolfe D, Bradbury CL, Bryce TN, Casalino A, Côté I, Craven BC, Finnerup NB, Hitzig SL, Kras-Dupuis A, Moulin DE, Orenczuk S, Parrent AG, Potter P, Siddall PJ, Short C, Teasell R, Widerström-Noga E, Loh E. (2016). The CanPain SCI clinical practice guidelines for rehabilitation management of neuropathic pain after spinal cord: Recommendations for model systems of care. Spinal Cord. 54(Suppl 1):S14-23.

Hackett AR, Lee JK. (2016). Understanding the NG2 glial scar after spinal cord injury. Frontiers in Neurology. 7:199.

Hackett AR, Lee DH, Dawood A, Rodriguez M, Funk L, Tsoulfas P, Lee JK. (2016). STAT3 and SOCS3 regulate NG2 cell proliferation and differentiation after contusive spinal cord injury. Neurobiology of Disease. 89:10-22.

Haenzi B, Gers-Barlag K, Akhoundzadeh H, Hutson TH, Menezes SC, Bunge MB, Moon LD. (2016). Overexpression of the fibroblast growth factor receptor 1 (FGFR1) in a model of spinal cord injury in rats. PLoS ONE. 11(3):e0150541.

Haggerty AE, Marlow MM, Oudega M. (In press). Extracellular matrix components as therapeutics for spinal cord injury. Neuroscience Letters.

Hamilton DK, Kanter AS, Bolinger BD, Mundis GM, Nguyen S, Mummaneni PV, Anand N, Fessler RG, Passias PG, Park P, La Marca F, Uribe JS, Wang MY, Akbarnia BA, Shaffrey CI, Okonkwo DO, International Spine Study Group (ISSG). (2016). Reoperation rates in minimally invasive, hybrid and open surgical treatment for adult spinal deformity with minimum 2-year follow-up. European Spine Journal. 25(8):2605-2611.

Harrison BJ, Venkat G, Lamb JL, Hutson TH, Drury C, Rau KK, Bunge MB, Mendell LM, Gage FH, Johnson RD, Hill CE, Rouchka EC, Moon LD, Petruska JC. (2016). The adaptor protein CD2AP is a coordinator of neurotrophin signaling-mediated axon arbor plasticity. Journal of Neuroscience. 36(15):4259-4275.

Hawryluk GW, Bullock MR. (2016). Past, present, and future of traumatic brain injury research. Neurosurgery Clinics of North America. 27(4):375-396.

Hentall ID, Luca CC, Widerstrom-Noga E, Vitores A, Fisher LD, Martinez-Arizala A, Jagid JR. (2016). The midbrain central gray best suppresses chronic pain with electrical stimulation at very low pulse rates in two human cases. Brain Research. 1632:119-126.

Hinzman JM, Wilson JA, Mazzeo AT, Bullock MR, Hartings JA. (2016). Excitotoxicity and metabolic crisis are associated with spreading depolarizations in severe traumatic brain injury patients. Journal of Neurotrauma. 33(19):1775-1783.

Hofstetter CP, Hofer AS, Levi AD. (2016). Exploratory meta-analysis on dose-related efficacy and morbidity of bone morphogenetic protein in spinal arthrodesis surgery. Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine. 24(3):457-475.

Hummler JK, Dapaah-Siakwan F, Vaidya R, Zambrano R, Luo S, Chen S, Kerr N, de Rivero Vaccari JP, Keane RW, Dietrich WD, Bancalari E, Young KC, Wu S. (2016). Inhibition of Rac1 signaling downregulates inflammasome activation and attenuates lung injury in neonatal rats exposed to hyperoxia. Neonatology. 111(3):280-288.

Ibrahim E, Brackett NL, Lynne CM. (2016). Advances in the management of infertility in men with spinal cord injury. Asian Journal of Andrology. 18(3):382-390.

Ibrahim E, Lynne CM, Brackett NL. (2016). Male fertility following spinal cord injury: an update. Andrology.  4(1):13-26.

Jergova S, Gajavelli S, Pathak N, Sagen J. (2016). Recombinant neural progenitor transplants in the spinal dorsal horn alleviate chronic central neuropathic pain. Pain. 157(4):977-989.

Jergova S, Gajavelli S, Varghese MS, Shekane P, Sagen J. (2016). Analgesic effect of recombinant GABAergic cells in a model of peripheral neuropathic pain. Cell Transplantation. 25(4):629-643.

Jermakowicz WJ, Cass SH, Levi AD. (2016). Spinal intradural infections. In Herkowitz- Rothman and Simeone:  The Spine – 7th edition. (eds. Garfin SR, Eismont FJ, Bell GR, Fischgrund J, Bono C) Elsevier Science.

Jermakowicz W, Ivan M, Ribot R, Jusue-Torres I, Desai M, Ruiz A, Velez-Ruiz N, Serrano E, Francois D’Haese P, Kanner A, Jagid JR. (In press). Visual deficit from laser interstitial thermal therapy for temporal lobe epilepsy: Anatomical considerations. Operative Neurosurgery.

Kirby LR, Worobey L, Cowan R, Presperin Pedersen J, Heinemann A, Dyson-Hudson T, Shea M, Smith C, Rushton P. (2016). Wheelchair skills capacity and performance of manual wheelchair users with spinal cord injury. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 97(10):1761-1770.

Kochanek PM, Bramlett HM, Dixon CE, Shear DA, Dietrich WD, Schmid KE, Mondello S, Wang KK, Hayes RL, Povlishock JT, Tortella FC. (2016). Approach to modeling, therapy evaluation, drug selection, and biomarker assessments for a multicenter pre-clinical drug screening consortium for acute therapies in severe traumatic brain injury: Operation Brain Trauma Therapy. Journal of Neurotrauma. 33(6):513-522.

Kochanek PM, Bramlett HM, Shear DA, Dixon CE, Mondello S, Dietrich WD, Hayes RL, Wang KK, Poloyac SM, Empey PE, Povlishock JT, Mountney A, Browning M, Deng-Bryant Y, Yan HQ, Jackson TC, Catania M, Glushakova O, Richieri SP, Tortella FC. (2016). Synthesis of findings, current investigations, and future directions: Operation Brain Trauma Therapy. Journal of Neurotrauma. 33(6):606-614.

Levene HB, Ghobrial GM, Jallo JI. (2016). Posterior cervical wiring, in Spine surgery: Tricks of the trade, A.R. Vaccaro and T.J. Albert, Editors. 3rd Ed March 2, 2016 Thieme Medical Publishers, Inc.: New York. p.30-34.

Levene HB, Ghobrial GM, Jallo JI. (2016). Lateral extracavitary approach, in Spine surgery: Tricks of the trade, A.R. Vaccaro and T.J. Albert, Editors. 3rd Ed March 2, 2016 Thieme Medical Publishers, Inc.: New York. p.89-93.

Lévesque SA, Paré A, Mailhot B, Bellver-Landete V, Kébir H, Lécuyer MA, Alvarez JI, Prat A, de Rivero Vaccari JP, Keane RW, Lacroix S. (2016). Myeloid cell transmigration across the CNS vasculature triggers IL-1β-driven neuroinflammation during autoimmune encephalomyelitis in mice. Journal of Experimental Medicine. 213(6):929-949.

Levi AD. (2016). Goodman oral board review primer. Oxford University Press, New York, 192 pages.

Levi AD. (2016). Spinal cord injury. In Textbook of Critical Care – 7th edition. (eds. Vincent JL, Abraham E, Kochanek PM, Moore LJ, and Fink MP) Elsevier Science, Chapter 56.

Levi AD, Burks SS, Anderson KD, Dididze M, Khan A, Dietrich WD. (2016). The use of autologous Schwann cells to supplement sciatic nerve repair with a large gap – First in human experience. Cell Transplantation. 25(7):1395-1403.

Lizarraga KJ, Jagid JR, Luca CC. (2016). Comparative effects of unilateral and bilateral subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation on gait kinematics in Parkinson’s disease: A randomized, blinded study. Journal of Neurology. 263(8):1652-1656.

Lo C, Tran Y, Anderson K, Craig A, Middleton J. (2016). Functional priorities in persons with spinal cord injury: Using discrete choice experiments to determine preferences. Journal of Neurotrauma. 33(21):1958-1968.

Loh E, Guy SD, Mehta S, Moulin DE, Bryce TN, Middleton JW, Siddall PJ, Hitzig SL, Widerström-Noga E, Finnerup NB, Kras-Dupuis A, Casalino A, Craven BC, Lau B, Côté I, Harvey D, O’Connell C, Orenczuk S, Parrent AG, Potter P, Short C, Teasell R, Townson A, Truchon C, Bradbury CL, Wolfe D. (2016). The CanPain SCI clinical practice guidelines for rehabilitation management of neuropathic pain after spinal cord: Introduction, methodology and recommendation overview. Spinal Cord. 54(Suppl 1):S1-6.

Long J, Tazoe T, Soteropoulos DS, Perez MA. (2016). Interhemispheric connectivity during bimanual isometric force generation. Journal of Neurophysiology. 115(3):1196-1207.

Luo X, Ribeiro M, Bray ER, Lee DH, Yungher BJ, Mehta ST, Thakor KA, Diaz F, Lee JK, Moraes CT, Bixby JL, Lemmon VP, Park KK. (2016). Enhanced transcriptional activity and mitochondrial localization of STAT3 co-induce axon regrowth in the adult central nervous system. Cell Reports. 15(2):398-410.

Lynne CM, Ibrahim E, Brackett NL. (In press). Electroejaculation and penile vibratory stimulation. In: Case Studies in Male Fertility: Expert Analysis and Current Controversies. E. Kim and R. Brannigan (Eds.), JP Medical Publishers, London.

Macklin R, Bae J, Orell M, Anderson K, Ellaway P, Perez M. (In press). Time-dependent discrepancies between assessments of sensory function after incomplete cervical spinal cord injury.  Journal of Neurotrauma. 33.

Macklin RA, Brooke VJ, Calabro FJ, Ellaway PH, Perez MA. (2016). Sensory examinations after incomplete chronic cervical spinal cord injury. Spinal Cord. 54:16-23.

Madhavan K, Chieng LO, Foong H, Wang MY. (2016). Surgical outcomes of elderly patients with cervical spondylotic myelopathy (CSM): A meta-analysis of 2868 patients. Neurosurgical Focus. 40(6): E13.

Madhavan K, Chieng LO, Hofstetter CP, Wang MY. (2016). Transforaminal discectomy to relieve sciatica and delay fusion in a 31-year-old man with pars defect and low grade spondylolisthesis. Neurosurgical Focus. 40(2):E4.

Madhavan K, Chieng LO, McGrath L, Hofstetter CP, Wang MY. (2016). Early experience with endoscopic foraminotomy in patients with moderate degenerative deformity. Neurosurgical Focus. 40(2):E6.

Madsen PM, Clausen BH, Degn M, Thyssen S, Kristensen LK, Svensson M, Ditzel N, Finsen B, Deierborg T, Brambilla R, Lambertsen KL. (2016). Genetic ablation of soluble tumor necrosis factor with preservation of membrane tumor necrosis factor is associated with neuroprotection after focal cerebral ischemia. Journal Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism. 36(9):1553-1569.

Madsen PM, Motti D, Karmally S, Szymkowski DE, Lambertsen KL, Bethea JR, Brambilla R. (2016). Oligodendroglial TNFR2 mediates membrane TNF-dependent repair in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis by promoting oligodendrocyte differentiation and remyelination. Journal of Neuroscience. 36(18):5128-1543.

Magistri M, Khoury N, Mazza EM, Velmeshev D, Lee JK, Bicciato S, Tsoulfas P, Faghihi MA. (2016). A comparative transcriptomic analysis of astrocytes differentiation from human neural progenitor cells. The European Journal of Neuroscience. 44(10):2858-2870.

Maher JL, Cowan RE. (2016). Comparison of 1- versus 3-minute stage duration during arm ergometry in individuals with spinal cord injury. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 97(11):1895-1900.

Maher JL, Macmillan DW, Nash MS. (In press). The cardiometabolic syndrome in SCI: The role of physical deconditioning and evidence-based countermeasures, 199-215 In: The Physiology of Exercise in Spinal Cord Injury, American Physiological Society and Springer Healthcare LLC, New York.

McGrath L, Madhavan K, Chieng LO, Wang MY, Hofstetter CP. (2016). Early experience with endoscopic revision of lumbar fusions. Neurosurgery Focus. 40(2):E10.

Mehta S, Guy SD, Bryce TN, Craven BC, Finnerup NB, Hitzig SL, Orenczuk S, Siddall PJ, Widerström-Noga E, Casalino A, Côté I, Harvey D, Kras-Dupuis A, Lau B, Middleton JW, Moulin DE, O’Connell C, Parrent AG, Potter P, Short C, Teasell R, Townson A, Truchon C, Wolfe D, Bradbury CL, Loh E. (2016). The CanPain SCI clinical practice guidelines for rehabilitation management of neuropathic pain after spinal cord: Screening and diagnosis recommendations. Spinal Cord. 54(Suppl 1):S7-13.

Mehta ST, Luo X, Park KK, Bixby JL, Lemmon VP. (2016). Hyperactivated Stat3 boosts axon regeneration in the CNS. Experimental Neurology. 280:115-120.

Moghieb A, Bramlett HM, Das JH, Yang Z, Selig T, Yost RA, Wang MS, Dietrich WD, Wang KK. (2016). Differential neuroproteomic and systems biology analysis of spinal cord injury. Molecular & Cellular Proteomics. 15(7):2379-2395.

Möller T, Bard F, Bhattacharya A, Biber K, Campbell B, Dale E, Eder C, Gan L, Garden GA, Hughes ZA, Pearse DD, Staal RG, Sayed FA, Wes PD, Boddeke HW.(2016).  Critical data-based re-evaluation of minocycline as a putative specific microglia inhibitor. Glia. 64(10):1788-1794.

Molloy SS, Ahmad FU, Baum GR, Green BA, Lebwohl NH. (2016). Focal correction of severe fixed kyphosis with single level posterior ponte osteotomy and interbody fusion. Cureus. 8(6):e653.

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