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Dr. Murray Blackmore: The tumor suppressor HHEX inhibits axon growth …

For those watching the gene discovery work in the Blackmore lab at Marquette University, this is good news. Last year, Dr. Blackmore told us about the screening work being done in his lab. Here is the abstract for the publication … Continue reading

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Dr. Murray Blackmore’s SCI research lab now bolstered with 1.6 Million NIH grant

Dr. Murray Blackmore recently had his research lab bolstered with seed grants and gifts that have led to a 1.6 million dollar grant from the National Institute of Health. The grant will fund continued research into gene therapy reagents and … Continue reading

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Dr. Murray Blackmore: The Hunt Continues for Novel Therapeutic SCI Gene Targets at Working 2 Walk 2014

Attendees at the U2FP Working 2 Walk Symposium in Seattle were updated on the latest exciting strategies and new results from the Dr. Murray Blackmore Laboratory at Marquette University in Milwaukee. Dr. Blackmore revealed the progress of his latest attempts … Continue reading

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People Behind The Science: Dr. Murray Blackmore: Expressing Great Enthusiasm for Gene Therapy Approaches for Spinal Cord Injury

Neurons depend on long axons to communicate with target cells. Neurons in the brain and spinal cord have almost no ability to regenerate axons that are disrupted by injury or disease, resulting in a devastating and permanent loss of function. … Continue reading

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Gene Therapy for Spinal Cord Injury: Progress and Challenges – Dr. Murray Blackmore

Dr. Blackmore asks the question, “Might it be possible to genetically reprogram adult neurons in order to reignite their embryonic growth potential?” Without your valuable support of Unite 2 Fight Paralysis volunteers and your generous donations directed to the Working … Continue reading

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Dr. Murray Blackmore receives $90K for critical equipment to help cure paralysis

Murray Blackmore, an assistant professor in the College of Health Sciences, received a $90,000 grant to continue research on therapeutic genes that he hopes will aid spinal cord regeneration. Unite 2 Fight Paralysis, an organization run by and for people … Continue reading

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What The Community Wants To Know! Dr. Os Steward and Dr. Murray Blackmore Answer Questions About Emerging Genetic Therapies at Working 2 Walk 2012

These online video presentations from the W2W 2012 symposium are only made possible through your generous contributions to U2FP. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Dr. Os Steward ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Dr. Murray Blackmore

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Dr. Murray Blackmore, PhD. Presents at Working 2 Walk 2012

These online video presentations from the W2W 2012 symposium are only made possible through your generous contributions to U2FP. Murray Blackmore, PhD, Associate Professor, Marquette University. “Rebooting the Growth Machinery” Dr. Blackmore is a graduate of Stanford University and the … Continue reading

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The SmartBox and Optogenetics work at the Blackmore Lab for SCI

Drs. Murray Blackmore and Naveen Jayaprakash tell us about their experiences with the SmartBox. In their efforts to find a cure for spinal cord injury, the Blackmore Lab utilizes an optogenetic approach to study axonal growth in the spinal cords … Continue reading

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People Behind the Science: Dr. Herbert Geller: Growing Excitement for Research in Potential Treatments for Spinal Cord Injury

Dr. Marie McNeely continues to interview scientists working in the field of spinal cord injury paralysis. One of her latest in addition to Drs. Yu-Shang Lee and Murray Blackmore is with Dr. Herbert M Geller. Dr. Herbert Geller is a … Continue reading

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