"Quantitative and functional analyses of spastin in the nervous system: implications for hereditary spastic paraplegia"
Solowska JM, Morfini G, Falnikar A, Himes BT, Brady ST, Huang D and Baas PW
J. Neurosci. 28(9):2147-2157, 2008
"Structure of the Excitatory Receptive Fields of Infragranular Forelimb Neurons in the Rat Primary Somatosensory Cortex Responding To Touch"
Tutunculer B, G Foffani, BT Himes and KA Moxon
Cerebral Cortex 16(6):791-810, 2006
"Recovery of function following grafting of human bone marrow stromal cells into the injured spinal cord"
Himes BT, GC Kopen, C Coleman, R Kushner, S Swanger, B Neuhuber, A Bakshi, JS Shumsky, J Wagner, and I Fischer
Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair. 20(2):278-296, 2006
"Role of the 5-HT2C receptor for improving weight supported stepping in adult rats spinalized as neonates"
Kao T, J Shumsky, S Jacob-Vadakot, BT Himes, M Murray, K Moxon
Brain Res. 1112:159-168, 2006
"Neural stem cells may be uniquely suited for combined gene therapy and cell replacement: Evidence from engraftment of Neurotrophin-3-expressing stem cells in hypoxic-ischemic brain injury"
Park KI, BT Himes, PE Stieg, A Tessler, I Fischer and EY Snyder
Exp. Neurol. 199(1):179-190, 2006
"Axon growth and recovery of function supported by human bone marrow stromal cells in the injured spinal cord exhibit donor variations"
Neuhuber B, BT Himes, JS Shumsky, G Gallo and I Fischer
Brain Res. 1035(1):73-85, 2005
"Analysis of allogeneic and syngeneic bone marrow stromal cell graft survival in the spinal cord"
Swanger SA, B Neuhuber, BT Himes, A Bakshi and I Fischer
Cell Transplantation. 14(10):775-786, 2005
"Mechanically engineered hydrogel scaffolds for axonal growth and angiogenesis after transplantation in spinal cord injury"
Bakshi A, O Fisher, T Dagci, BT Himes, I Fischer and A Lowman
J. Neurosurg. Spine 1(3):322-329, 2004
"New model of minimally invasive experimental spinal cord injury"
Schwartz ED, Himes BT
Am. J. Neuroradiol. 24(2): 166-168, 2003
"Grafts of BDNF-producing fibroblasts that promote regeneration of axotomized rubrospinal neurons also rescue most neurons from retrograde death and prevent their atrophy"
Liu Y, Himes BT, Murray M, Tessler A, Fischer I
Exp. Neurol. 178(2): 150-164, 2002
"Transplants of cells genetically modified to express neurotrophin-3 (NT-3) rescue axotomized Clarke's nucleus neurons after spinal cord hemisection in adult rats"
Himes BT, Liu Y, Solowska JM, Fischer I, Tessler A
J Neurosci Res. 65:549-564, 2001
"Axonal transport of microtubule-associated protein 1B (MAP1B) in the sciatic nerve of adult rat: distinct transport rates of different isoforms"
Ma D, BT Himes, TB Shea, and I Fischer
J. Neurosci. 20:2112-2120, 2000
"Neuroprotection from cell death following axotomy"
Himes BT and A Tessler
In Nerve Regeneration, N. Ingoglia and M. Murray (eds.). New York: Marcel Dekker, 2000
"Analysis of multipotential stem cells from embryonic rat spinal cord: in vitro characterization and intraspinal grafting"
Chow SY, J Moul, CA Tobias, BT Himes, Y Liu, M Obrocka, L Hodge, A Tessler, and I Fischer
BrainRes. 874:87-106, 2000
"Intraspinal delivery of neurotrophin-3 (NT-3)using stem-like cells genetically modified by recombinant retrovirus"
Liu Y, BT Himes, J Solowska-Baird, J Moul, S Chow, A Tessler, E Snyder, and I Fischer
Exp.Neurol. 158: 9-26, 1999
"Transplants of fibroblasts genetically modified to express BDNF promote regeneration of adult rat rubrospinal axons"
Liu Y, D Kim, BT Himes, SY Chow, H Jin, M Murray, A Tessler, and I Fischer
J. Neurosci. 19 (11): 4370-4387, 1999
"Putative inhibitory extracellular matrix molecules do not prevent dorsal root regeneration into fetal spinal cord transplants"
Sugawara T, BT Himes, M Kowada, M Murray, A Tessler, and W Battisti
Neurorehab. and Neural Repair 13:135-147, 1999
"Critical interval for rescue of axotomized neurons by transplants"
Shibayama M, N Matsui, BT Himes, M Murray, and A Tessler
NeuroReport.9 (1): 1-4, 1998
"Neurotrophin-3 (NT-3) prevents death of axotomized Clarke's nucleus neurons in adult rat"
Shibayama M, S Hattori, BT Himes, M Murray, and A Tessler
J. Comp. Neurol.390: 102-111, 1998