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1996 Research Publications

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Amodie-Storey C, Nash MS, Roussell PM, Knox AW, Crane LD (1996) Head position and its effect on pulmonary function in tetraplegic patients. Spinal Cord 34:602-607.

Brackett NL, Davi RC, Padron OF, Lynne CM (1996) Seminal plasma of spinal cord injured men inhibits sperm motility of normal men. J Urol 155:1632-1635.

Brackett NL, Nash MS, Lynne CM (1996) Male fertility following spinal cord injury: Facts and fiction. Phys Ther 76:1221-1231.

Broton JG, Nikolic Z, Suys S, Calancie B (1996) Kinematic analysis of limb position during quadrupedal locomotion in rats. J Neurotrauma 13:409-416.

Bunge RP, Fernandez-Valle C (1996) Basic biology of the Schwann cell. In: Neuroglial Cells. H Kettenmann, B Ransom (eds). Oxford, New York, pp. 44-57.

Calancie B, Lutton S, Broton JG (1996) Central nervous system plasticity after spinal cord injury in man: Interlimb reflexes and the influence of cutaneous stimulation. EEG Clin Neurophysiol 101:304-315.

Casella GTB, Bunge RP, Wood PM (1996) Improved method for harvesting human Schwann cells from mature peripheral nerve and expansion in vitro. Glia 17:327-338.

Chen A, Xu XM, Kleitman N, Bunge MB (1996) Methylprednisolone administration improves axonal regeneration into Schwann cell grafts in transected adult rat thoracic spinal cord. Exp Neurol 138:261-276.

David C, Green BA (1996) Injuries to the sacrum and pelvis. In: Neurological Surgery, 2nd Edition. RH Wilkins, SS Rengachary (eds). McGraw-Hill, Volume 2, pp. 3047-3054.

David C, Klose KJ, Green B (1996) Penetrating wounds to the spine. In: Neurosurgery, 2nd Edition. RH Wilkins, SS Regenchary (eds). McGraw-Hill, Volume 2, pp. 3055-3062.

Dekutoski MB, Green BA (1996) Overview, evaluation, modulation, and principles of treatment of spinal stability. In: The Child with a Spinal Cord Injury. R Betz, M Mulcahey (eds). American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Rosemont, pp. 35-46.

Eaton MJ, Whittemore SR (1996) Autocrine BDNF secretion enhances the survival and serotonergic differentiation of raphe neuronal precursor cells grafted into the adult rat CNS. Exp Neurol 140:105-114.

Enoka RM, Gandevia SC, McComas AJ, Stuart DG, Thomas CK (1996) Neural and Neuromuscular Aspects of Muscle Fatigue Post-Symposium Proceedings. RM Enoka, SC Gandevia, AJ McComas, DG Stuart, CK Thomas (eds). Muscle and Nerve Supplement 4.

Green BA, David C, Falcone S, Razack N, Klose KJ (1996) Spinal cord injuries in adults. In: Neurological Surgery, 4th Edition. J Youmans, S Decker, S Dunsker et al. (eds). Saunders, Philadelphia, pp. 1969-1990.

Guénard V, Frisch G, Wood PM (1996) Effects of axonal injury on astrocyte proliferation and morphology in vitro: Implications for astrogliosis. Exp Neurol 137:175-190.

Haines DE, Mihailoff GA, Yezierski RP (1996) The spinal cord. In: Fundamental Neuroscience. DE Haines (ed). Churchill Livingstone, New York, pp. 129-141.

Jones KE, Calancie B, Hall A, Bawa P (1996) Comparison of peripheral Ia and corticomotoneuronal composite EPSPs in human motoneurones. EEG Clin Neurophysiol 101:431-437.

Levi ADO (1996) Characterization of the techniques involved in isolating Schwann cells from human peripheral nerve. J Neurosci Methods 68:21-26.

Levi ADO, Tator CH, Bunge RP (1996) Clinical syndromes associated with disproportionate weakness of the upper versus the lower extremities after cervical spinal cord injury. Neurosurg 38:179-185.

Li R-H, Chen J, Hammonds G, Phillips H, Armanini M, Wood P, Bunge R, Godowski PJ, Sliwkowski MX, Mather JP (1996) Identification of Gas6 as a growth factor for human Schwann cells. J Neurosci 16:2012-2019.

Lundberg C, Winkler C, Whittemore SR, Björklund A (1996) Conditionally immortalized neural progenitor cells grafted to the striatum exhibit site-specific neuronal differentiation and establish connections with the host globus pallidus. Neurobiol Disease 3:33-50.

Madsen PW, Lee TT, Eismont FJ, Green BA (1996) Diagnosis and management of thoracic spine fractures. In: Neurological Surgery, 4th Edition. J Youmans, P Becker, S Dunsker, et al. (eds). Saunders, Philadelphia, pp. 2043-2078.

Mocchetti I, Rabin SJ, Colangelo A, Whittemore SR, Wrathall JR (1996) Increased basic fibroblast growth factor expression following contusive spinal cord injury. Exp Neurol 141:154-164.

Nash MS, Montalvo BM, Applegate B (1996) Lower extremity blood flow and responses to occulsion ischemia differ in exercise-trained and sedentary tetraplegic persons. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 77:1260-1265.

Nikolic Z, Popovic D (1996) Control of locomotion: Minimum entropy algorithm for capturing knowledge. J Aut Control 6:81-94.

Oudega M, Hagg T (1996) Nerve growth factor promotes regeneration of sensory axons into adult rat spinal cord. Exp Neurol 140:218-229.

Popovic D, Stein RB (1996) Sensors and actuators for biomedical applications. SPIE 2444:2-16.

Quencer RM, Bunge RP (1996) The injured spinal cord: Imaging, histopathologic, clinical correlates, and basic science approaches to enhancing neural function after spinal cord injury. SPINE 21:2064-2066.

Rudge JS, Eaton MJ, Mather P, Lindsay RM, Whittemore SR (1996) CNTF induces raphe neuronal precursors to switch from a serotonergic to a cholinergic phenotype in vitro. Mol Cell Neurosci 7:204-221.

Shihabuddin LS, Brunschwig J-P, Holets VR, Bunge MB, Whittemore SR (1996) Induction of mature neuronal properties in immortalized neuronal precursor cells following grafting into the neonatal CNS. J Neurocytol 25:101-111.

Shihabuddin LS, Holets VR, Whittemore SR (1996) Selective hippocampal lesions differentially affect the phenotypic fate of transplanted neuronal precursor cells. Exp Neurol 139:61-72.

Warren S, Yezierski RP, Capra NF (1996) The somatosensory system I: Discriminative touch and position sense. In: Fundamental Neuroscience. DE Haines (ed). Churchill Livingstone, New York, pp. 219-235.

Warren S, Capra NF, Yezierski RP (1996) The somatosensory system II: Non-discriminatory touch, temperature and nociception. In: Fundamental Neuroscience. DE Haines (ed). Churchill Livingstone, New York, pp. 237-253.

Whittemore SR, Eaton MJ, Onifer SM (1996) Gene therapy and the use of stem cells for central nervous system regeneration. In: Advances in Neurology: Neuronal Regeneration, Reorganization, and Repair. FJ Seil (ed). Lippincott-Raven, Philadelphia, pp. 113-119.

Whittemore SR, Snyder EY (1996) Physiological relevance and functional potential of central nervous system-derived cell lines. Mol Neurobiol 12:13-38.

Yezierski RP (1996) Pain following spinal cord injury: The clinical problem and experimental studies. Pain 68:185-194.

Yezierski RP, Liu S, Ruenes GL, Busto R, Dietrich WD (1996) Neuronal damage following intraspinal injection of a nitric oxide synthase inhibitor in the rat. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 16:996-1004.