Zaghloul Ahmed

Summary

Affiliation: City University of New York
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Combined effects of acrobatic exercise and magnetic stimulation on the functional recovery after spinal cord lesions
    Zaghloul Ahmed
    Department of Physical Therapy, and CSI IBR Center for Developmental Neuroscience, The College of Staten Island CUNY, Staten Island, New York 10314, USA
    J Neurotrauma 25:1257-69. 2008
  2. doi Therapeutic effects of acrobatic exercise and magnetic field exposure on functional recovery after spinal cord injury in mice
    Zaghloul Ahmed
    Department of Physical Therapy, The College of Staten Island CUNY, New York, USA
    Bioelectromagnetics 32:49-57. 2011
  3. ncbi The effects of 15 Hz trans-spinal magnetic stimulation on locomotor control in mice with chronic contusive spinal cord injury
    Michael Leydeker
    Department of Physical Therapy, The College of Staten Island, Staten Island, NY 10314, USA
    Electromagn Biol Med 32:155-64. 2013
  4. doi Trans-spinal direct current stimulation alters muscle tone in mice with and without spinal cord injury with spasticity
    Zaghloul Ahmed
    Department of Physical Therapy, College of Staten Island for Developmental Neuroscience, The College of Staten Island, Staten Island, New York 10314, and Graduate Center The City University of New York, New York, New York 10016
    J Neurosci 34:1701-9. 2014
  5. doi Effects of cathodal trans-spinal direct current stimulation on mouse spinal network and complex multijoint movements
    Zaghloul Ahmed
    Department of Physical Therapy, College of Staten Island for Developmental Neuroscience, The College of Staten Island, Staten Island, New York 10314, and Graduate Center The City University of New York, New York, New York 10016
    J Neurosci 33:14949-57. 2013
  6. doi Electrophysiological characterization of spino-sciatic and cortico-sciatic associative plasticity: modulation by trans-spinal direct current and effects on recovery after spinal cord injury in mice
    Zaghloul Ahmed
    Department of Physical Therapy, College of Staten Island for Developmental Neuroscience, College of Staten Island, Staten Island, New York 10314, USA
    J Neurosci 33:4935-46. 2013
  7. doi Trans-spinal direct current enhances corticospinal output and stimulation-evoked release of glutamate analog, D-2,3-³H-aspartic acid
    Zaghloul Ahmed
    Dept of Physical Therapy, College of Staten Island, 2800 Victory Blvd, Rm 202, Staten Island, NY 10314, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 112:1576-92. 2012
  8. doi Trans-spinal direct current stimulation modulates motor cortex-induced muscle contraction in mice
    Zaghloul Ahmed
    Department of Physical Therapy and Neuroscience Program, The College of Staten Island City University of New York, Staten Island, NY, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 110:1414-24. 2011
  9. pmc Excitability changes in the sciatic nerve and triceps surae muscle after spinal cord injury in mice
    Zaghloul Ahmed
    Department of Physical Therapy, The College of Staten Island CUNY, 2800 Victory Boulevard, Staten Island, NY 10314, USA
    J Brachial Plex Peripher Nerve Inj 5:8. 2010
  10. pmc Clozapine functions through the prefrontal cortex serotonin 1A receptor to heighten neuronal activity via calmodulin kinase II-NMDA receptor interactions
    Sudarshana Purkayastha
    CSI IBR Center for Developmental Neuroscience, The College of Staten Island, Staten Island, New York 10314, USA
    J Neurochem 120:396-407. 2012

Collaborators

  • Abdeslem El Idrissi
  • Efrain C Azmitia
  • Michael Leydeker
  • Andrzej Wieraszko
  • Sudarshana Purkayastha
  • Joseph Yau
  • Stanley Delva
  • Salim Bendaoud
  • Igor Tserlyuk
  • Ahmed Hawash
  • Mekhael Wagdy
  • Salah Mohamed
  • Baishali Kanjilal
  • Souleymane Diallo
  • Probal Banerjee
  • Lorenz Neuwirth
  • Joseph Del Rosario Inigo
  • Jason Ford

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Combined effects of acrobatic exercise and magnetic stimulation on the functional recovery after spinal cord lesions
    Zaghloul Ahmed
    Department of Physical Therapy, and CSI IBR Center for Developmental Neuroscience, The College of Staten Island CUNY, Staten Island, New York 10314, USA
    J Neurotrauma 25:1257-69. 2008
    ..The acrobatic exercise combined with stimulation with magnetic fields significantly facilitates behavioral recovery and muscle physiology in mice following spinal cord injury...
  2. doi Therapeutic effects of acrobatic exercise and magnetic field exposure on functional recovery after spinal cord injury in mice
    Zaghloul Ahmed
    Department of Physical Therapy, The College of Staten Island CUNY, New York, USA
    Bioelectromagnetics 32:49-57. 2011
    ..The area of the spared white matter at the lesion center correlated well with functional recovery and was greatest in the animals that received MS (1 Hz) combined with exercise...
  3. ncbi The effects of 15 Hz trans-spinal magnetic stimulation on locomotor control in mice with chronic contusive spinal cord injury
    Michael Leydeker
    Department of Physical Therapy, The College of Staten Island, Staten Island, NY 10314, USA
    Electromagn Biol Med 32:155-64. 2013
    ..This recovery may be correlated by magnetically induced elevation in the release of major excitatory neurotransmitter, glutamate from injured tissue...
  4. doi Trans-spinal direct current stimulation alters muscle tone in mice with and without spinal cord injury with spasticity
    Zaghloul Ahmed
    Department of Physical Therapy, College of Staten Island for Developmental Neuroscience, The College of Staten Island, Staten Island, New York 10314, and Graduate Center The City University of New York, New York, New York 10016
    J Neurosci 34:1701-9. 2014
    ..Sciatic-to-spinal DCS caused opposite effects. These findings provide the first direct evidence that trans-spinal DCS can alter muscle tone and suggest that this approach could be used to reduce both hypotonia and hypertonia...
  5. doi Effects of cathodal trans-spinal direct current stimulation on mouse spinal network and complex multijoint movements
    Zaghloul Ahmed
    Department of Physical Therapy, College of Staten Island for Developmental Neuroscience, The College of Staten Island, Staten Island, New York 10314, and Graduate Center The City University of New York, New York, New York 10016
    J Neurosci 33:14949-57. 2013
    ..These results suggest that c-tsDC stimulation amplifies cortically evoked movements through spinal mechanisms. ..
  6. doi Electrophysiological characterization of spino-sciatic and cortico-sciatic associative plasticity: modulation by trans-spinal direct current and effects on recovery after spinal cord injury in mice
    Zaghloul Ahmed
    Department of Physical Therapy, College of Staten Island for Developmental Neuroscience, College of Staten Island, Staten Island, New York 10314, USA
    J Neurosci 33:4935-46. 2013
    ..Thus, this form of artificially enhanced associative connection can be translated into a form of motor relearning that does not depend on practice or experience...
  7. doi Trans-spinal direct current enhances corticospinal output and stimulation-evoked release of glutamate analog, D-2,3-³H-aspartic acid
    Zaghloul Ahmed
    Dept of Physical Therapy, College of Staten Island, 2800 Victory Blvd, Rm 202, Staten Island, NY 10314, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 112:1576-92. 2012
    ..The combined paradigm of stimulation, used in our experiments, could be noninvasively applied to restore motor control in humans with SCI...
  8. doi Trans-spinal direct current stimulation modulates motor cortex-induced muscle contraction in mice
    Zaghloul Ahmed
    Department of Physical Therapy and Neuroscience Program, The College of Staten Island City University of New York, Staten Island, NY, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 110:1414-24. 2011
    ..tsDC appears to be a powerful neurostimulation tool that can differentially modulate spinal cord excitability and corticospinal transmission...
  9. pmc Excitability changes in the sciatic nerve and triceps surae muscle after spinal cord injury in mice
    Zaghloul Ahmed
    Department of Physical Therapy, The College of Staten Island CUNY, 2800 Victory Boulevard, Staten Island, NY 10314, USA
    J Brachial Plex Peripher Nerve Inj 5:8. 2010
    ..It remains unclear how the nature of this sequence may affect the peripheral axons and muscles...
  10. pmc Clozapine functions through the prefrontal cortex serotonin 1A receptor to heighten neuronal activity via calmodulin kinase II-NMDA receptor interactions
    Sudarshana Purkayastha
    CSI IBR Center for Developmental Neuroscience, The College of Staten Island, Staten Island, New York 10314, USA
    J Neurochem 120:396-407. 2012
    ..In summary, Clz functions in the PFC by orchestrating a synergism among 5-HT(1A)-R, CaMKII, and NMDA-R, which augments excitability in the PFC neurons of layers II/III...
  11. pmc Dipolar cortico-muscular electrical stimulation: a novel method that enhances motor function in both - normal and spinal cord injured mice
    Zaghloul Ahmed
    Department of Physical Therapy and Neuroscience Program, The College of Staten Island CUNY, Staten Island, NY 10314, USA
    J Neuroeng Rehabil 7:46. 2010
    ..Electrical stimulation of the central and peripheral nervous systems is a common tool that is used to improve functional recovery after neuronal injury...