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2006 Research Publications

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Abdellatif AA, Pelt JL, Benton RL, Howard RM, Tsoulfas P, Ping P, Xu XM, Whittemore SR (2006) Gene delivery to the spinal cord: Comparison between lentiviral, adenoviral, and retroviral vector delivery systems. J Neurosci Res 84:553-567.

Atkins CM, Chen S, Alonso OF, Dietrich WD, Hu BR (2006) Activation of calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinases after traumatic brain injury. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 26:1507-1518.

Bhatia S, Levi AD (2006) Corpectomy and Anterior Lateral Thoracic and Lumbar Screw Plate Fixation. In: Spinal Cord and Spinal Column Tumors (Dickman Ca, Fehlings MG, Gokaslan ZL, eds), pp 549-558. Thieme.

Blits B, Bunge MB (2006) Direct gene therapy for repair of the spinal cord. J Neurotrauma 23:508-520. J Neurotrauma 23(3-4):508-20.

Buchser WJ, Pardinas JR, Shi Y, Bixby JL, Lemmon VP (2006) 96-well electroporation method for transfection of mammalian central neurons. Biotechniques 41:619-624.

Bunge MB, Wood PM (2006) Transplantation of Schwann cells and olfactory ensheathing cells to promote regeneration in the CNS. In: Texbook of Neural Repair and Rehabilitation (Selzer M, Clarke S, Cohen L, Duncan P, Gage F, eds), pp 513-531. Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press.

Butler JE, Godfrey S, Thomas CK (2006) Depression of involuntary activity in muscles paralyzed by spinal cord injury. Muscle Nerve 33:637-644.

Casella GT, Bunge MB, Wood PM (2006) Endothelial cell loss is not a major cause of neuronal and glial cell death following contusion injury of the spinal cord. Exp Neurol 202:8-20.

Dobkin BH, Curt A, Guest J (2006) Cellular transplants in China: observational study from the largest human experiment in chronic spinal cord injury. Neurorehabil Neural Repair 20:5-13.

Eaton MJ (2006) Cell and molecular approaches to the attenuation of pain after spinal cord injury. J Neurotrauma 23:549-559.

Eaton MJ, Sagen J (2006) Cell therapy for models of pain and traumatic brain injury. In: Cell Therapy for Brain Repair (Sanberg C, Sanchez P, eds), pp 199-239. Human Press, Totowa NJ.

Field-Fote EC, Dietz V, Winchester P, Querry R, Tansey K (2006) Letter to the editor. Neurorehabil Neural Repair 20:233-234.

Field-Fote EC, Brown KM, Lindley SD (2006) Influence of posture and stimulus parameters on post-activation depression of the soleus H-reflex in individuals with chronic spinal cord injury. Neurosci Lett 410:37-41.

Fleming JC, Norenberg MD, Ramsay DA, Dekaban GA, Marcillo AE, Saenz AD, Pasquale-Styles M, Dietrich WD, Weaver LC (2006) The cellular inflammatory response in human spinal cords after injury. Brain 129:3249-3269.

Gonzalez-Brito MR, Bixby JL (2006) Differential activities in adhesion and neurite growth of fibronectin type III repeats in the PTP-delta extracellular domain. Int J Dev Neurosci 24:425-429.

Grijalva I, Li X, Marcillo A, Salzer JL, Levi AD (2006) Expression of neurotrimin in the normal and injured adult human spinal cord. Spinal Cord 44:280-286.

Guest J, Herrera LP, Qian T (2006) Rapid recovery of segmental neurological function in a tetraplegic patient following transplantation of fetal olfactory bulb-derived cells. Spinal Cord 44:135-142.

Hager-Ross CK, Klein CS, Thomas CK (2006) Twitch and tetanic properties of human thenar motor units paralyzed by chronic spinal cord injury. J Neurophysiol 96:165-174.

Hagg T, Oudega M (2006) Degenerative and spontaneous regenerative processes after spinal cord injury. J Neurotrauma 23:264-280.

Hama A, Basler A, Sagen J (2006) Enhancement of morphine antinociception with the peptide N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor antagonist [Ser1]-histogranin in the rat formalin test. Brain Res 1095:59-64.

Hentall ID, Pinzon A, Noga BR (2006) Spatial and temporal patterns of serotonin release in the rat’s lumbar spinal cord following electrical stimulation of the nucleus raphe magnus. Neuroscience 142:893-903.

Hill CE, Moon LD, Wood PM, Bunge MB (2006) Labeled Schwann cell transplantation: cell loss, host Schwann cell replacement, and strategies to enhance survival. Glia 53:338-343.

Hulen CA, Temple HT, Fox WP, Sama AA, Green BA, Eismont FJ (2006) Oncologic and functional outcome following sacrectomy for sacral chordoma. J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:1532-1539.

Hurtado A, Moon LD, Maquet V, Blits B, Jerome R, Oudega M (2006) Poly (D,L-lactic acid) macroporous guidance scaffolds seeded with Schwann cells genetically modified to secrete a bi-functional neurotrophin implanted in the completely transected adult rat thoracic spinal cord. Biomaterials 27:430-442.

Javahary R, Debayle M, Levi A (2006) Spinal Intradural Infections. In: The Spine (Eismont F, ed), pp 1368-1381. Elsevier Science.

Jea A, Tatsui C, Farhat H, Vanni S, Levi AD (2006) Vertically unstable type III odontoid fractures: case report. Neurosurgery 58:E797.

Kafetsoulis A, Ibrahim E, Aballa TC, Goetz LL, Lynne CM, Brackett NL (2006) Abdominal electrical stimulation rescues failures to penile vibratory stimulation in men with spinal cord injury: a report of two cases. Urology 68:204-211.

Kafetsoulis A, Brackett NL, Ibrahim E, Attia GR, Lynne CM (2006) Current trends in the treatment of infertility in men with spinal cord injury. Fertil Steril 86:781-789.

Keane RW, Davis AR, Dietrich WD (2006) Inflammatory and apoptotic signaling after spinal cord injury. J Neurotrauma 23:335-344.

Klein CS, Hager-Ross CK, Thomas CK (2006) Fatigue properties of human thenar motor units paralyzed by chronic spinal cord injury. J Physiol 573:161-171.

Levi AD, Hurlbert RJ, Anderson P, Fehlings M, Rampersaud R, Massicotte EM, France JC, Le Huec JC, Hedlund R, Arnold P (2006) Neurologic Deterioration Secondary to Unrecognized Spinal Instability Following Trauma-A Multicenter Study. Spine 31:451-458.

Liu J, Ball SL, Yang Y, Mei P, Zhang L, Shi H, Kaminski HJ, Lemmon VP, Hu H (2006) A genetic model for muscle-eye-brain disease in mice lacking protein O-mannose 1,2-N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase (POMGnT1). Mech Dev 123:228-240.

Lotocki G, de R, V, Perez ER, Alonso OF, Curbelo K, Keane RW, Dietrich WD (2006) Therapeutic hypothermia modulates TNFR1 signaling in the traumatized brain via early transient activation of the JNK pathway and suppression of XIAP cleavage. Eur J Neurosci 24:2283-2290.

Mendes SW, Henkemeyer M, Liebl DJ (2006) Multiple Eph receptors and B-class ephrins regulate midline crossing of corpus callosum fibers in the developing mouse forebrain. J Neurosci 26:882-892.

Monje PV, Bunge MB, Wood PM (2006) Cyclic AMP synergistically enhances neuregulin-dependent ERK and Akt activation and cell cycle progression in Schwann cells. Glia 53:649-659.

Moon LD, Leasure JL, Gage FH, Bunge MB (2006) Motor enrichment sustains hindlimb movement recovered after spinal cord injury and glial transplantation. Restor Neurol Neurosci 24:147-161.

Moon LD, Madani R, Vassalli JD, Bunge MB (2006) Neuronal overexpression of tissue-type plasminogen activator does not enhance sensory axon regeneration or locomotor recovery following dorsal hemisection of adult mouse thoracic spinal cord. J Neurosci Res 84:1245-1254.

Nandoe RD, Hurtado A, Levi AD, Grotenhuis A, Oudega M (2006) Bone marrow stromal cells for repair of the spinal cord: towards clinical application. Cell Transplant 15:563-577.

Nash M.S. (2006) Central Nervous System: Spinal Cord Injury. In: Exercise in Rehabilitation Medicine (W.R.Frontera, D.M.Dawson, D.M.Slovik, eds), pp 191-205. Human Kinetic Publishers, Champaign, IL.

Neary JT, Kang Y, Shi YF, Tran MD, Wanner IB (2006) P2 receptor signalling, proliferation of astrocytes, and expression of molecules involved in cell-cell interactions. Novartis Found Symp 276:131-143.

Oliva AA, Jr., Atkins CM, Copenagle L, Banker GA (2006) Activated c-Jun N-terminal kinase is required for axon formation. J Neurosci 26:9462-9470.

Oudega M, Xu XM (2006) Schwann cell transplantation for repair of the adult spinal cord. J Neurotrauma 23:453-467.

Pearse DD, Barakat DJ (2006) Cell grafting for spinal cord injury repair: cell replacement and bridging strategies. In: Cell Transplantation: From Laboratory to Clinic (Halberstadt C, Emerich D, eds), pp 461. Academic Press, Elsevier Press.

Pearse DD, Barakat DJ (2006) Cellular repair strategies for spinal cord injury. Expert Opin Biol Ther 6:639-652.

Pearse DD, Bunge MB (2006) Designing cell- and gene-based regeneration strategies to repair the injured spinal cord. J Neurotrauma 23:437-452.

Prusmack C, Rochman AS, Levi AD (2006) The Effect of Age on Survival following Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury. pp 49-57.

Raval AP, Bramlett H, Perez-Pinzon MA (2006) Estrogen preconditioning protects the hippocampal ca1 against ischemia. Neuroscience 141:1721-1730.

Ricard J, Salinas J, Garcia L, Liebl DJ (2006) EphrinB3 regulates cell proliferation and survival in adult neurogenesis. Mol Cell Neurosci 31:713-722.

Rodenas-Ruano A, Perez-Pinzon MA, Green EJ, Henkemeyer M, Liebl DJ (2006) Distinct roles for ephrinB3 in the formation and function of hippocampal synapses. Dev Biol 292:34-45.

Sagen J, Castellanos D, Gajavelli S (2006) Transplants for chronic pain. In: Cellular Transplants: From Lab to Clinic (Halberstadt C, Emerich D, eds), pp 455-474. Burlington MA: Elsevier.

Sipski ML, Pearse DD (2006) Methylprednisolone and spinal cord injury clinical trials: a viewpoint. Nature Clinical Practice Neurology402-403.

Tang N, He M, O’Riordan MA, Farkas C, Buck K, Lemmon V, Bearer CF (2006) Ethanol inhibits L1 cell adhesion molecule activation of mitogen-activated protein kinases. J Neurochem 96:1480-1490.

Tatsui CE, Martinez G, Li X, Pattany P, Levi AD (2006) Evaluation of DuraGen in preventing peridural fibrosis in rabbits. Invited submission from the Joint Section Meeting on Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves, March 2005. J Neurosurg Spine 4:51-59.

Thomas CK, Zijdewind I (2006) Fatigue of muscles weakened by death of motoneurons. Muscle Nerve 33:21-41.

Thomas CK, Johansson RS, Bigland-Ritchie B (2006) EMG Changes in Human Thenar Motor Units With Force Potentiation and Fatigue. J Neurophysiol 95:1518-1526.

Wang MY, Levi AD (2006) Minimally invasive lateral mass screw fixation in the cervical spine: initial clinical experience with long-term follow-up. Neurosurgery 58:907-912.

Wanner IB, Mahoney J, Jessen KR, Wood PM, Bates M, Bunge MB (2006) Invariant mantling of growth cones by Schwann cell precursors characterize growing peripheral nerve fronts. Glia 54:424-438.

Wanner IB, Guerra NK, Mahoney J, Kumar A, Wood PM, Mirsky R, Jessen KR (2006) Role of N-cadherin in Schwann cell precursors of growing nerves. Glia 54:439-459.

Widerstrom-Noga EG, Cruz-Almeida Y, Martinez-Arizala A, Turk DC (2006) Internal consistency, stability, and validity of the spinal cord injury version of the multidimensional pain inventory. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:516-523.

Yan D, Li F, Hall ML, Sage C, Hu WH, Giallourakis C, Upadhyay G, Ouyang XM, Du LL, Bethea JR, Chen ZY, Yajnik V, Liu XZ (2006) An Isoform of GTPase Regulator DOCK4 Localizes to the Stereocilia in the Inner Ear and Binds to Harmonin (USH1C). J Mol Biol 375:755-764.

Zhu J, Brackett NL, Aballa TC, Lynne CM, Witt MA, Kort HI, Roudebush WE (2006) High seminal platelet-activating factor acetylhydrolase activity in men with spinal cord injury. J Androl 27:429-433.