Determining Axonal Injury Tolerance in a Spinal Nerve Root Model

The purpose of this project is to combine force, strain, strain rate and axonal injury data to determine axonal injury tolerance to tensile loading. Both long term and reversible injury are investigated.


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  • Status: Completed
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  • Sponsor Organizations:

    National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, D.C.  United States  20590
  • Project Managers:

    Takhounts, Erik

  • Performing Organizations:

    Wayne State University

    5475 Woodward Avenue
    Detroit, MI  United States  48202
  • Start Date: 20080301
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20100331
  • Source Data: RiP Project 35077

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01490084
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Department of Transportation
  • Contract Numbers: DTNH22-08-C-00082
  • Files: RiP
  • Created Date: Aug 20 2013 1:00AM