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Brain Injury Research Institute Company Profile

17:17 EST 24th November 2017 | BioPortfolio

The Brain Injury Research Institute is a center for the study of traumatic brain injuries and prevention, which is affiliated with the Blanchette Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute at West Virginia University. The purpose of the Institute is to study the short and long-term impact of brain injuries in order to better understand the impact of concussions, the development of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) and its psychosocial effects on peoples' lives. Research indicates a clear link between brain injuries and various debilitating neurological disorders, such as Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia.


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MossRehab again named a traumatic brain injury model systems

(Einstein Healthcare Network/MossRehab) MossRehab's Drucker Brain Injury Unit and the Moss Rehabilitation Research Institute received their renewal grant for the 5th time from the National Institute o...

MossRehab again named a traumatic brain injury model system

(Einstein Healthcare Network/MossRehab) MossRehab's Drucker Brain Injury Unit and the Moss Rehabilitation Research Institute received their renewal grant for the 5th time from the National Institute o...

Kessler Foundation awarded Traumatic Brain Injury Model System Grant for 2017-2022

(Kessler Foundation) The National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR) has awarded Kessler Foundation a $2.23 million, five-year grant to fund the Norther...

New project focuses on development of social robot to help people with acquired brain injury

Improving the autonomy and care of dependent people with acquired brain injury is the scientific and technological challenge of the Retogar project led by researchers from the University of Alicante I...

Tau as a Biomarker of Acute and Chronic Traumatic Brain Injury

The ongoing search for reliable biomarkers of traumatic brain injury repeatedly has demonstrated the reliability of using plasma phosphor-tau levels to help distinguish injury from normal, and severe ...

Trigeminal nerve stimulation shows promise for management of traumatic brain injury

Researchers at the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research and the department of neurosurgery at the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine, announced today that they have published a paper with resear...

Traumatic brain injury associated with dementia in working-age adults

According to a study encompassing the entire Finnish population, traumatic brain injury associated with an increased risk for dementia in working-age adults. Yet, no such relationship was found betwee...

New biomarkers may lead to sports pitch-side test for brain injury

Inflammatory biomarkers have now been identified which indicate whether the brain has suffered injury. The research team now hopes to use these new biomarkers to develop a test which can be used on th...

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Expression of masculine identity in individuals with a traumatic brain injury.

This research seeks to examine and describe how four males with a traumatic brain injury (TBI) use language to negotiate their masculine identities.

Suicide and traumatic brain injury: a review by clinical researchers from the National Institute for Disability and Independent Living Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR) and Veterans Health Administration Traumatic Brain Injury Model Systems.

Research among a wide range of cohorts (e.g. civilian, military) has increasingly highlighted traumatic brain injury (TBI) as a risk factor for suicidal thoughts and behaviors, including death by suic...

Rehospitalization Over 10 Years Among Survivors of TBI: A National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research Traumatic Brain Injury Model Systems Study.

To describe the rates and causes for rehospitalization over 10 years after moderate-severe traumatic brain injury (TBI), and to characterize longitudinal trajectories of the probability of rehospitali...

Behaviours of concern following moderate to severe traumatic brain injury in individuals living in the community.

Behaviours of Concern (BoC) following traumatic brain injury (TBI) have a significant negative impact on the daily functioning and quality of life for the individual and their family. However, there h...

Sleep complications following traumatic brain injury.

Recent research has provided extensive characterization as to the frequency and nature of sleep disturbances following traumatic brain injury (TBI). This review summarizes the current state of knowled...

Clinical Trials [6599 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Clinical Proteomic Research for the Brain

The purpose of this research is to study the proteomic profile of individuals with ischemic brain injury. By comparing acute ischemic injury to other neurological diseases or systemic vas...

Monitoring Brain Activity in Human Brain Injury

The outcome of brain injury (physical or stroke) may be related to a brain electrical phenomenon known as Cortical Spreading Depression (CSD). This is a brief cessation of function in a l...

Traumatic Brain Injury Feasibility Study (EPIC-011)

The purpose of this research study is to evaluate whether data made by the ClearView System can be used to detect whether someone has a traumatic brain injury and how severe the injury is.

Perinatal Brain Injury: Potential of Innovative NIRS to Optimize Hypothermia

The purpose of this study is to improve the ability of the investigators to monitor brain health in newborn babies at risk of brain injuries. The researchers will be using an investigation...

Clinical Proteomic Research for the Brain

The study of plasma and urine proteomic profiles in patients with ischemic brain injury is important to better understanding of the mechanisms by which thrombolytic agents or other therapy...

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Brain Injury Research Institute

The Brain Injury Research Institute is a center for the study of traumatic brain injuries and prevention, which is affiliated with the Blanchette Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute at West Virginia Un...

DMC Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan

DMC’s Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan (RIM) is one of the nation’s largest freestanding rehabilitation hospitals specializing in rehabilitation medicine and researc...

Brain Injury Association of America

Founded in 1980, the mission of the Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA) is to be the voice of brain injury. BIAA and its nationwide network of state affiliates, chapters and support groups are ...

The Brain Injury Research Institute

BrainScope Company, Inc

BrainScope Company, Inc is a privately held medical neurotechnology company developing a new generation of portable, simple-to-use, non-invasive instruments to rapidly, and objectively assess brain fu...

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