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Research Interests

Neurobiology of the mammalian spinal cord

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, University of Washington

… → 1986

Research interests

  • Cellular Electrophysiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Movement Control
  • Neuroscience

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Grants 2000 2024

Motor Neurons
Guanosine Triphosphate
Neurodegenerative Diseases
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Injuries
Electric Stimulation
Nerve Block
Organized Financing
Financial Management
Research Personnel
Electric Stimulation
Spinal Cord Injuries
Spinal Cord Stimulation

Research Output 1984 2019

5-HT1D 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

Changes in motor unit discharge patterns following strength training

Kim, E. H., Hassan, A. S. & Heckman, C., Jul 15 2019, In : Journal of Physiology. 597, 14, p. 3509-3510 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Neurophysiological Recruitment
Resistance Training
Muscle Strength
2 Citations (Scopus)

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

Spinal Cord Injuries
2 Citations (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
2 Citations (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
Chronic Pain