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A Moment with Dalton – Dr. Jae Lee

Dr. Jae Lee and Dalton Dietrich via Zoom
A Moment with Dalton – Dr. Jae Lee

In this episode of A Moment with Dalton, we talk with Jae K. Lee, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery and The Miami Project. Dr. Lee’s lab researches glial and fibrotic scar formation in the central nervous system, and axon regeneration. He talks with Dr. Dietrich about how natural healing in the form of scar tissue in the spinal cord following injury can cause issues when trying to repair the injured spinal cord.  Additionally, he talks about how his lab is trying to deal with scar tissue and not cause more damage, but improve healing following injury. Follow the link to watch the entire interview.