brain injury

Molecule shown to repair damaged axons

Published: 8Mar2017

A foray into plant biology led one researcher to discover that a natural molecule can repair axons, the thread-like projections that carry electrical signals between cells. Axonal damage is the...

HEADS UP On The Concussion Issue to raise awareness of head injury

Published: 11Jan2017

An all-star lineup of experts in the fields of sports and neurology will share a stage on Jan. 27 to discuss concussions, a serious injury that has only recently been getting the attention it...

Long-term dysfunction in mild TBI: the case of concussed athletes: Dr. Hugo Théôret

31Jan201315:30
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Abstract:In this talk, Dr. Théôret will present data showing that sports concussions can lead to long term impairments in brain plasticity. Neurophysiological, neuroanatomical and...