©2018 by Texas A&M Spinal Cord Initiative.

Cédric Geoffroy, PhD

Assistant Professor, Neuroscience & Experimental Therapeutics

TIRR Foundation Fellow

Areas of Interest:

  • Spinal cord plasticity, axon regeneration & sprouting

  • Impact of aging

  • Inflammation & glial scar

  • SCI associated liver dysfunction & cardiovascular disease

Publications: 

7 peered reviewed papers in the area of SCI (out of 12, h-index 8)


Recent publications:

Geoffroy CG#, Meves JM, Zheng B#. The age factor in axonal repair after spinal cord injury: a focus on neuron-intrinsic mechanisms. Neurosci Lett.2016 Nov 3. pii: S0304-3940(16)30842-4. #co-corresponding authors.

Chen M, Geoffroy CG, Wong HN, Tress O, Nguyen MT, Holzman LB, Jin Y, Zheng B. Leucine Zipper-bearing Kinase promotes axon growth in mammalian central nervous system neurons. Sci Rep.2016 Aug 11;6:31482. PMCID: PMC4980599.


Geoffroy CG*, Hilton BJ*, Tetzlaff W#, Zheng B#. Evidence for an age-dependent decline in axon regeneration in the adult mammalian central nervous system. Cell Rep.2016 Apr 12;15(2):238-46. *Co-first authors; #co-corresponding authors. PMCID: PMC5050004.


Support:

Past support in the area of SCI as PI: $200,000; Co-I/Key personnel: $2,500,000