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Previously Funded

Kerri Morgan, Instructor

Program in Occupational Therapy

Washington University

Effect of Wheelchair Training for New Manual Wheelchair Users (Year 2)

 2013: 1 year, $96,844

 

Hansjorg Rindt, Research Assistant Professor

Department of Veterinary Pathobiology

University of Missouri-Columbia

Astrocytes as Novel Determinant of Disease Progression in Spinal Muscular Atrophy

2013: 1 years, $125,787

 

Michael Petris, Associate Professor

Department of Biochemistry

University of Missouri-Columbia

Characterization of a Mouse Model of X-Linked Spinal Muscular Atrophy

 2013: 1 year, $224,057

 

Valeria Cavalli, Assistant Professor

Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology

Washington University

Enhancing Histone Acetylation to Promote Axon Regeneration in the Injured Spinal Cord

2013: 2 years, $250,000

 

Jack Engsberg, Professor of Occupational Therapy and Neurosurgery

Program in Occupational Therapy

Washington University

Restoring Hand Function Using Nerve Transfers in Persons with Spinal Cord Injury

2013: 1 year, $77,842

 

Christian Lorson, Professor of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology

Molecular Microbology & Immunology

University of Missouri-Columbia

A Two-Pronged Strategy to Increase SMN Expression in SMA

 2013: 2 years, $248,578

 

Michael Garcia, Associate Professor of Biological Sciences

Division of Biological Sciences

University of Missouri-Columbia

Mechanisms Leading to Loss of Motor & Sensory Nerve Function in CMT

2012: 2 years, $241,720

 

David Schulz, Associate Professor of Biological Sciences

Division of Biological Sciences

University of Missouri-Columbia

Altered Properties of Spinal Neurons Following Spinal Cord Injury: From Gene Expression to Neuron Output

2012: 1 year, $248,809

 

Holly Hollingsworth, Research Associate Professor

Program in Occupational Therapy

Washington University

Development of an IPhone/IPad application for individuals with limited finger mobility

2011: 1 year, $126,120

 

Kerri A. Morgan, Instructor

Program in Occupational Therapy

Washington University

Effect of Wheelchair Training for New Manual Wheelchair Users

2011:  1 year, $78,265

 

Joseph Klaesner, Assistant Research Professor

Program in Physical Therapy

Washington University

Instrumented Wheelchair Treadmill

2011: 1 year, $44,443

 

Tsang-Wei Tu, Graduate Research Assistant

Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Structural Engineering

Washington University

Feedback Determination of the Biomechanical Properties of Rodent Spinal Cord

Using in vivo Diffusion MRI

2010: 1 year, $50,000

 

Marianna Beltcheva, Associate Research Professor

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

St. Louis University

Morphine Modulation of Oligodendrocyte Progenitors Maturation and Myelination in a Rat Model of SCI

2009: 1 year, $50,000

 

Daniel W. Moran, Associate Professor

Department of Biomedical Engineering

Washington University

Custom Integrated Circuit for Brain Computer Interface

2009: 1 year, $50,000

 

David J. Schultz, Assistant Professor

Division of Biological Sciences

University of Missouri-Columbia

Isolated motor networks may be fundamentally altered as a result of nerve injury to their descending inputs.

2009: 1 year, $48,483

 

Kurt Thoroughman, Assistant Professor

Department of Biomedical Engineering

Washington University

Gross Motor Control Computer Interface

2009: 1 year, $2,600

 

Susan Tucker, Program Manager

Program in Occupational Therapy

Washington University

Drivers with Tetraplegia:  Strength, Endurance, and Other Contributing Characteristics

2009: 1 year, $50,000

 

Joseph Klaesner, Assistant Research Professor

Program in Physical Therapy

Washington University

Computerized Wheelchair Treadmill

2008: 1 year, $49,528

 

Andrew D. McClellan, Professor

Division of Biological Sciences

University of Missouri-Columbia

cAMP Regulation of Neurite Outgrowth of Lamprey Brain Neurons

2008: 2 years, $83,440

 

Gregory Triplett, Assistant Professor

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

University of Missouri-Columbia

Development of Infrared Laser Array for Treatment of Spinal Cord Injury (SCI).

2008: 1 year, $47,318

 

Michael Howard, Instructor

Department of Neurology

Washington University

Functional CNS remyelination by transplanted cell-derived oligodendrocytes.

2006: 1 year, $50,000

 

Elmer Price, Associate Professor

Department of Biomedical Sciences

University of Missouri-Columbia

Adult stem cell transplantation as a therapy for spinal cord injury.

2006: 1 year, $50,000

 

Marybeth Brown, Professor

Physical Therapy Program

University of Missouri-Columbia

Estrogen therapy as a rehabilitation aid in females with SCI.

2005: 2 years, $100,000

 

Jack Engsberg, Associate Professor

Department of Neurological Surgery

Washington University

Impact testing for spinal cord and brain impact protection.

2005: 2 years, $100,000

 

Laura Schopp, Associate Professor

Department of Health Psychology

University of Missouri-Columbia

Testosterone screening among men with spinal cord injury.

2005: 1 year, $50,000

 

Joong Hee Kim, Graduate Student

Department of Chemistry

Washington University

Evaluation of spinal cord white matter injury using diffusion tensor imaging.

2005: 2 years, $100,000

 

Marc Hamilton, Assistant Professor

Biomedical Sciences

University of Missouri-Columbia

Skeletal muscle after spinal cord injuries.

2004: 2 years, $100,000

 

Qun Li, Research Instructor

Department of Neurology

Washington University

Regeneration of damaged corticospinal tract induced by embryonic stem cell transplantation.

2004: 1 year, $50,000


Reviewed 2013-06-24.