Recent & Ongoing Collaborations With:

  • With Dr. Zack at the Wilmer Eye Institute and Dr. Welsbie at UCSD:
    DLK-JNK and SARM1 signaling in traumatic/diffuse axonal injury: mechanisms and therapeutics
  • With Drs. Aja, Graham, and Harlan, and JHMI Metabolomic Core:
    Metabolomic signatures of Wallerian degeneration and treatments with NAMPT and MAPK inhibitors
  • With Rr. Venkatesan and colleagues at the Department of Neurology:
    In vitro traumatic and toxic axonopathy models using HESC-derived human neurons with cholinergic and other neurotransmitter phenotypes
  • With Drs. Juan Troncoso and Tong Li  in the Division of Neuropathology:
    Genetic and Inducible models of Alzheimer tauopathy and the role of traumatic brain injury
  • With Drs. Perl and Iacono at the USUHS:
    Behind-Helmet Blunt (Ballistic) TBI: from neuropathology to protection
  • With Dr. Ramesh in the Whiting School of Engineering of JHU:
    Engineering impact-acceleration models to study concussion in rodents
  • With Dr. Scholl at the Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) and Dr. Lauer at the Department of Otolaryngology:
    Electrophysiological diagnostic and prognostic assessments for concussion