Angelo Lepore, PhD

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900 Walnut Street
JHN 4th floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 503-5864
(215) 503-4358 fax

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Differential response in novel stem cell niches of the brain after cervical spinal cord injury and traumatic brain injury
  2. Local BDNF delivery to the injured cervical spinal cord using an engineered hydrogel enhances diaphragmatic respiratory function
  3. Cell-type specific expression of constitutively-active Rheb promotes regeneration of bulbospinal respiratory axons following cervical SCI
  4. Co-Transplantation of Adipose Tissue-Derived Stromal Cells and Olfactory Ensheathing Cells for Spinal Cord Injury Repair
  5. Regulation of nociceptive glutamatergic signaling by presynaptic Kv3.4 channels in the rat spinal dorsal horn
  6. Calcineurin Dysregulation Underlies Spinal Cord Injury-Induced K+ Channel Dysfunction in DRG Neurons
  7. Mutation of the caspase-3 cleavage site in the astroglial glutamate transporter EAAT2 delays disease progression and extends lifespan in the SOD1-G93A mouse model of ALS
  8. Improving the therapeutic efficacy of neural progenitor cell transplantation following spinal cord injury
  9. MAP7 regulates axon collateral branch development in dorsal root ganglion neurons
  10. Harnessing the power of cell transplantation to target respiratory dysfunction following spinal cord injury
  11. Corticothalamic network dysfunction and behavioral deficits in a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease
  12. iPS cell transplantation for traumatic spinal cord injury
  13. GLT1 overexpression reverses established neuropathic pain-related behavior and attenuates chronic dorsal horn neuron activation following cervical spinal cord injury
  14. GLT1 overexpression in SOD1G93Amouse cervical spinal cord does not preserve diaphragm function or extend disease
  15. Functional and morphological assessment of diaphragm innervation by phrenic motor neurons
  16. Transplantation of glial progenitors that overexpress glutamate transporter GLT1 preserves diaphragm function following cervical SCI
  17. Kv3.4 channel function and dysfunction in nociceptors
  18. Therapeutically targeting astrocytes with stem and progenitor cell transplantation following traumatic spinal cord injury
  19. Dysregulation of Kv3.4 channels in dorsal root ganglia following spinal cord injury
  20. Human iPS cell-derived astrocyte transplants preserve respiratory function after spinal cord injury