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Spot a stroke fast, face, arm, speech, time to call 911
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Stroke affects over 795,000 people in the U.S. alone each year, that is one person every 40 seconds. Dr. Tomoko Kitago, lab director of the Human Motor Recovery Laboratory at the Burke Neurological Institute, talks about stroke awareness, treatments and the importance of clinical trials.
2021 National Cerebral Palsy Awareness Research Award recipient Dr. Kathleen Friel and Friel Lab
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Award
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Cerebral Palsy Foundation
To conclude National Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month, the Cerebral Palsy Foundation announced with great honor, Dr. Kathleen Friel of the Burke Neurological Institute is the 2021 National Cerebral Palsy Awareness Research Award recipient.
Making breakthroughs in research to change tomorrow’s science.

Recent Publications

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Journal Article
Maxime T Robert, Jennifer Gutterman, Claudio L Ferre, Karen Chin, Marina B Brandao, Andrew M Gordon, Kathleen Friel
Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2021 May 6;15459683211011220. doi: 10.1177/15459683211011220. Online ahead of print.
Abstract on PubMed
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Journal Article
Lidan Sun, Ruchika Bhawal, Hui Xu, Huanlian Chen, Elizabeth T Anderson, Vahrum Haroutunian, Abigail C Cross, Sheng Zhang, Gary E Gibson
J Neurochem. 2021 Apr 27. doi: 10.1111/jnc.15377. Online ahead of print.
Abstract on PubMed
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Review
John W Cave, Dianna E Willis
FEBS J. 2021 Apr 27. doi: 10.1111/febs.15900. Online ahead of print.
Abstract on PubMed
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Journal Article
George Z Wei, Sujata Saraswat Ohri, Nicolas K Khattar, Adam W Listerman, Catherine H Doyle, Kariena R Andres , Saravanan S Karuppagounder, Rajiv R Ratan, Scott R Whittemore, Michal Hetman
PLoS One. 2021 Apr 5;16(4):e0249591. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0249591. eCollection 2021.
Abstract on PubMed

Recent Grants

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Federal
December 1, 2020 to November 30, 2025
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Active Project
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
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Federal
September 26, 2020 to August 31, 2025
Funding Status: 
Active Project
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development (NICHD)

Recent Presentations

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Symposium
October 29, 2020
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Friedreich's Ataxia Patient Symposium
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Conference
September 8, 2020 to September 11, 2020
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Molecular Mechanisms of Neuronal Connectivity, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, NY