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Research Interests

Neurobiology of the mammalian spinal cord

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, University of Washington

… → 1986

Keywords

  • Cellular Electrophysiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Movement Control
  • Neuroscience

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Grants 2000 2023

Nerve Block
Education
Organized Financing
Financial Management
Research Personnel
Electric Stimulation
Axons
Spinal Cord Injuries
Electrodes
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Muscles
Motor Neurons
Human Body
Electrodes
Musculoskeletal System

Research Output 1984 2019

5-HT 1D receptors inhibit the monosynaptic stretch reflex by modulating C-fiber activity

Lucas-Osma, A. M., Li, Y., Murray, K., Lin, S., Black, S., Stephens, M. J., Ahn, A. H., Heckman, C., Fenrich, K. K., Fouad, K. & Bennett, D. J., May 1 2019, In : Journal of neurophysiology. 121, 5, p. 1591-1608 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Receptor, Serotonin, 5-HT1D
Monosynaptic Reflex
Stretch Reflex
Unmyelinated Nerve Fibers
Serotonin

Locomotor-related V3 interneurons initiate and coordinate muscles spasms after spinal cord injury

Lin, S., Li, Y., Lucas-Osma, A. M., Hari, K., Stephens, M. J., Singla, R., Heckman, C., Zhang, Y., Fouad, K., Fenrich, K. K. & Bennett, D. J., Apr 1 2019, In : Journal of neurophysiology. 121, 4, p. 1352-1367 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spasm
Interneurons
Spinal Cord Injuries
Neurons
Optogenetics
1 Citation (Scopus)

Scaling of motor output, from mouse to humans

Manuel, M., Chardon, M., Tysseling, V. M. & Heckman, C., Jan 1 2019, In : Physiology. 34, 1, p. 5-13 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Motor Neurons
Rodentia
Felidae
1 Citation (Scopus)

Acyloxyacyl hydrolase modulates pelvic pain severity

Yang, W., Yaggie, R. E., Jiang, M., Rudick, C. N., Done, J., Heckman, C., Rosen, J. M., Schaeffer, A. J. & Klumpp, D., Mar 1 2018, In : American Journal of Physiology - Regulatory Integrative and Comparative Physiology. 314, 3, p. R353-R365

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pelvic Pain
Urinary Bladder
Suid Herpesvirus 1
Hyperalgesia
Chronic Pain

Altered neuromodulatory drive may contribute to exaggerated tonic vibration reflexes in chronic hemiparetic stroke

McPherson, J. G., McPherson, L. M., Thompson, C. K., Ellis, M. D., Heckman, C. & Dewald, J. P. A., Apr 9 2018, In : Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. 12, 131.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vibration
Reflex
Stroke
Extremities
Torque