Recent Publications and Presentations

Our ICSCI researchers and clinicians investigate and publish on various avenues of recovery, paralysis, and regeneration.

Year Published: 2013 - 2012 | 2011 - 2010 | 2009-2008 | 2007-2001

Research Publications: 2007 - 2001

Belegu V, Oudega M, Gary DS, McDonald JW. (2007). "Restoring function after spinal cord injury: promoting spontaneous regeneration with stem cells and activity-based therapies". Neurosurgery Clinics of North America, 18(1), 43-68.

Taylor SJ, Rosenzweig ES, McDonald JW 3rd, Sakiyama-Elbert SE. (2006). "Delivery of neurotrophin-3 from fibrin enhances neuronal fiber sprouting after spinal cord injury". Journal of Control Release, 113, 226-35.

Huettner JE, Lu A, Qu Y, Wu Y, Kim M, McDonald JW. (2006). "Gap junctions and connexon hemichannels in human embryonic stem cells". Stem Cells, 24,1654-67.

McDonald JW, Belegu V. (2006). "Demyelination and remyelination after spinal cord injury". Journal of Neurotrauma, 23(2-4), 345-59.

Anderson DK, Beattle M, Blesch A, Bresnahan Bunge M, Dietrich D, Distz V, Dobkin B, Fawcett J, Fehlings M, Fischer I, Grossman R, Guest J, Hagg T, Hall ED, Houle J, Kleitman N, McDonald, JW, Murray M, Privat A, Reier P, Steeves J, Steward O, Tetzlaff W, Tuszynski MH, Waxman SG, Whittemore S, Wolpaw J, Young W, & Zheng B. (2005). "Recommended guidelines for studies of human subjects with spinal cord injury". Spinal Cord, 43(8), 453-8.

Dilmanian FA, Qu Y, Liu S, Cool CD, Gilbert J, Hainfeld JF, Kruse CA, Laterra J, Lenihan D, Nawrocky MM, Pappas G, Sze CI, Yuasa T, Zhong N, Zhong Z, McDonald JW.  (2005). "X-ray microbeams: Tumor therapy and central nervous system research". Nucl Instrum Methods Phys Res A, 548, 30-7.

Vadivelu S, Becker D, McDonald JW. (2005). "Generating chimeric spinal cord: a novel model for transplantable oligodendrocyte progenitors dervided from embryonic stem cells". Neurosurgery Focus, 19(3), E3.

adivelu S, Platik MM, Chol L, Lacy ML, Shah AR, Qu Y, Holekamp TF, Becker D, Gottlieb DI, Gidday JM, & McDonald JW. (2005). "Multi-germ layer lineage centeral nervous system repair: nerve and vascular cell generation by embryonic stem cells transplanted in the injured brain". Journal of Neurosurgery, 103, 124-35.

McDonald JW, Becker D, Holekamp TF, Howard MJ, Liu S, Lu A, Lu J, Platik MM, Qu T, Stewart T, & Vadivelus S. (2004). "Repair of the injured spinal cord and the potential of embryonic stem cell transplantation". Journal of Neurotrauma, 21(4), 383-93.

Myckatyn TM, Mackinnon SE, McDonald JW. (2004). "Stem cell transplantation and other novel techniques for promoting recovery from spinal cord injury". Transplant Immunology, 12(3), 343-58.

Becker D, Sadowsky CS, McDonald JW. (2003). "Restoring function after spinal cord injury". The Neurologist, 9(1), 1-15.

Dong H, Fazzaro A, Xian C, Korsmeyer S, Jacquin MF, McDonald JW. (2003). "Enhanced oligodendrocyte survival after spinal cord injury in Bax-deficient mice and mice with delayed Wallerian degeneration". Journal of Neuroscience, 23(25), 8682-91.

McDonald JW, Becker D. (2003). "Spinal Cord Injury: Promising Interventions and Realistic Goals".  American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 82(10 Suppl), S38-49.

McDonald JW, Sadowsky CL. (2002). "Spinal-cord injury". Lancet, 359(9304), 417-25.

Sadowsky CL, Volshteyn O, Schultz L, McDonald JW. (2002). "Spinal Cord Injury". Disability and Rehabilitation, 24(13), 680-687.

McDonald JW, Becker D, Sadowsky CL, Jane JA Sr, Conturo TE, Schultz LM. (2002). "Late recovery following spinal cord injury; case report and review of the literature". Journal of Neurosurgery, 97(2 Suppl), 252-65.

Sadowsky CL. (2001). "Electrical Stimulation in the spinal cord injury". NeuroRehabilitation, 16(3), 164-69.

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