Laboratory Resources

Manuel Yepes, MD
myepes@emory.edu
Blood brain barrier
Serine proteases (TPA, neuroserpin) in animal models of acute ischemic stroke

Don Stein, PhD and Iqbal Sayeed, PhD
Dstei04@emory.edu
Dosing and windowing of progesterone in animal models of acute ischemic stroke

Shan Ping Yu, PhD
spyu@emory.edu
Basic mechanisms of acute ischemic stroke
Animal models of acute ischemic stroke

Stephen Traynelis, PhD
strayne@emory.edu
Cellular neuropharmacology of acute ischemic stroke; Excitotoxicity in acute ischemic stroke; NMDA Receptors

Michael Frankel, MD
mfranke@emory.edu
Acute stroke (ischemic and hemorrhagic) clinical trials; 
Serum inflammatory and endothelial biomarkers in intracranial atherostenosis
Health services research (QI, stroke registry); Biomarkers in ischemic stroke

Steve Wolf, PT, PhD
steven.wolf@emoryhealthcare.org
Clinical research trials in post-stroke recovery using constraint induced therapy

Andrew Butler, PT, PhD
ajbutle@emory.edu
Clinical research in post-stroke recovery using fMRI
Genetics of post-stroke recovery

Cathrin Buetefisch, MD, PhD
cathrin.buetefisch@emory.edu
Clinical research in stroke recovery using Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation and fMRI

Byron Ford, PhD (Morehouse School of Medicine)
Contact: M. Yepes
Basic cellular mechanisms of ischemic stroke; neuroregulin

Michelle LaPlaca, PhD (GA Tech)
Contact: M. Yepes
Unique methods for delivering stroke treatment using cellular models of ischemia

Ling Wei, PhD
lwei7@emory.edu
Stem cells and neuroprotection.  

Mark Mullins, MD
mmullins@emory.edu
Advanced MRI, fMRI imaging of vascular diseases 

Frank Tong, MD
ftong@emory.edu
Non-human primate model of cerebral ischemia

Ashley Aiken, MD
aaiken@emory.edu
Head & neck, trauma, tumor and stroke imaging

Jack Fountain, MD
afounta@emory.edu
Advanced applications of CT & CTA

Amit Saindane, MD
asainda@emory.edu
Advanced MRI imaging of white matter diseases and ischemia