Angelo Lepore, PhD

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900 Walnut Street
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Philadelphia, PA 19107

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Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Cell-type specific expression of constitutively-active Rheb promotes regeneration of bulbospinal respiratory axons following cervical SCI
  2. Calcineurin Dysregulation Underlies Spinal Cord Injury-Induced K+ Channel Dysfunction in DRG Neurons
  3. 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
  4. Improving the therapeutic efficacy of neural progenitor cell transplantation following spinal cord injury
  5. MAP7 regulates axon collateral branch development in dorsal root ganglion neurons
  6. Harnessing the power of cell transplantation to target respiratory dysfunction following spinal cord injury
  7. Corticothalamic network dysfunction and behavioral deficits in a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease
  8. iPS cell transplantation for traumatic spinal cord injury
  9. GLT1 overexpression reverses established neuropathic pain-related behavior and attenuates chronic dorsal horn neuron activation following cervical spinal cord injury
  10. GLT1 overexpression in SOD1G93Amouse cervical spinal cord does not preserve diaphragm function or extend disease
  11. Functional and morphological assessment of diaphragm innervation by phrenic motor neurons
  12. Kv3.4 channel function and dysfunction in nociceptors
  13. Therapeutically targeting astrocytes with stem and progenitor cell transplantation following traumatic spinal cord injury
  14. Dysregulation of Kv3.4 channels in dorsal root ganglia following spinal cord injury
  15. Transplantation of glial progenitors that overexpress glutamate transporter GLT1 preserves diaphragm function following cervical SCI
  16. Human iPS cell-derived astrocyte transplants preserve respiratory function after spinal cord injury
  17. Inhibiting drug efflux transporters improves efficacy of ALS therapeutics
  18. Persistent at-level thermal hyperalgesia and tactile allodynia accompany chronic neuronal and astrocyte activation in superficial dorsal horn following mouse cervical contusion spinal cord injury
  19. Chronic at-level thermal hyperalgesia following rat cervical contusion spinal cord injury is accompanied by neuronal and astrocyte activation and loss of the astrocyte glutamate transporter, GLT1, in superficial dorsal horn
  20. Immunohistochemical toolkit for tracking and quantifying xenotransplanted human stem cells