Farewell for Dr. Manoj Dandekar

January 24th, 2020|

Manoj is leaving our lab. He has accepted a faculty position at the National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Sciences (India) and he will start next week! Congratulations, Manoj! He did a great job in [...]

First Lab Anniversary

July 1st, 2019|

Today is the FIRST anniversary of my lab in #Houston! I’m so thankful for all the support received this year from the Department #Neurosurgery @gwb777, #CenterforNeuroregeneration Phil Horner & all of @HMethodistMD! Looking forward to [...]

Neurotrauma 2019, Pittsburgh, PA

June 30th, 2019|

Fantastic #Neurotrauma2019 Meeting on June 29 thru July 3! My talk on #sexdifferences in the injured brain,& share new results from our lab! Great to catch up with colleagues and friends in Pittsburgh! @Neurotrauma

Mission Connect Meeting

February 8th, 2019|

Iwas delighted to speak at Mission Connect Meeting @McGovernMed @TIRRF presenting my lab at the Center for Neuroregeneration.Looking forward to new collaborations @TXMedCenter #Neurorestoration #Neuroprotection #BrainInjury #TBI #stroke #GUTbrainAxis #Periphery #Microbiome

Seminar at Virginia Commonwealth University

December 3rd, 2018|

Dr. Villapol was invited to give a seminar at @VCU Department of Anatomy and #Neurobiology, Dr. Andrew Ottens. Thanks faculty, Ph.D. candidates, and Dr. Povlishock for your hospitality!! #Neurotrauma #TBI #proteomics #brainInjury #Neuroinflammation #Glia

Frontiers in Immunology

November 27th, 2018|

Our first MICROBIOME study “Traumatic brain injury in mice induces acute bacterial dysbiosis within the fecal microbiome”, was published in Frontiers in Immunology. Abstract The secondary injury cascade that is activated following traumatic brain injury [...]