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In children with unilateral cerebral palsy (CP), the brain rewires such that movement of the impaired hand often becomes controlled by the side of the brain opposite the lesion.

Researchers Discover a Novel Factor in Restoring Hand Function in Children with Cerebral Palsy
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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: 
Journal Article
Marneweck M, Kuo HC, Smorenburg ARP, Ferre CL, Flamand VH, Gupta D, Carmel JB, Bleyenheuft Y, Gordon AM, Friel KM.
Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2018 Jan 1:1545968317745991. doi: 10.1177/1545968317745991. [Epub ahead of print]
Abstract on PubMed
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Opinion Article
Hung YC, Friel KM, Gordon AM.
Front Hum Neurosci. 2017 Dec 15;11:619. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2017.00619. eCollection 2017.
Full-Text on PubMed
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Manuscript
Gupta D, Barachant A, Gordon AM, Ferre C, Kuo HC, Carmel JB, Friel KM.
Ann Neurol. 2017 Nov;82(5):766-780. doi: 10.1002/ana.25080. Epub 2017 Nov 1.
Abstract on PubMed

Grants

GRANT: 
Federal
August 6, 2015 to July 31, 2017
Grant Number: 
R03HD084971
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development (NICHD)
Investigators: 
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

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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.