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Researchers Discover a Novel Factor in Restoring Hand Function in Children with Cerebral Palsy
NEWS: 
Press Release

Cerebral palsy (CP), caused by damage to the brain during childhood development, is the most common pediatric neurological disorder affecting movement. Classically, CP was believed to be purely a problem of movement of hands, arm, or legs.

Publications

PUBLICATION: 
Manuscript
Gupta D, Barachant A, Gordon AM, Ferre C, Kuo HC, Carmel JB, Friel KM.
Ann Neurol. 2017 Oct 16. doi: 10.1002/ana.25080. [Epub ahead of print]
Abstract on PubMed
PUBLICATION: 
Journal Article
Dehbandi B, Barachant A, Smeragliuolo AH, Long JD, Bumanlag SJ, He V, Lampe A, Putrino D.
PLoS One. 2017 Feb 14;12(2):e0170890. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0170890. eCollection 2017.
Full-Text on PubMed
PUBLICATION: 
Book Chapter
Carmel JB, Friel KM.
Kirton, Gilbert, editors. Calgary, AB, Canada: Academic Press; 2016. Pediatric Brain Stimulation. 1st ed.; p.195-208.
Print Book

Grants

GRANT: 
Federal
July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2018
Grant Number: 
R21EY026753
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
National Eye Institute (NEI)
Investigators: 
Principal Investigator
Principal Investigator
Principal Investigator
GRANT: 
Federal
September 26, 2014 to June 30, 2019
Grant Number: 
R01HD076436
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development (NICHD)
Investigators: 
Principal Investigator

Open Science

OPEN SCIENCE: 
Script
Alexandre Barachant, Ph.D. (aka Cat), a postdoctoral fellow at Burke Medical Research Institute, and teammate Rafal Cycon (aka Dog), recently placed first in a non-invasive brain-computer interface (BCI) challenge, Grasp-and-Lift EEG Detection, sponsored by WAY Consortium.