NIRANJALA TILLAKARATNE

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Use-dependent modulation of inhibitory capacity in the feline lumbar spinal cord
    Niranjala J K Tillakaratne
    Department of Physiological Science, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 1761, USA
    J Neurosci 22:3130-43. 2002
  2. pmc Functional recovery of stepping in rats after a complete neonatal spinal cord transection is not due to regrowth across the lesion site
    N J K Tillakaratne
    Department of Physiological Science, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Neuroscience 166:23-33. 2010
  3. pmc Use of quadrupedal step training to re-engage spinal interneuronal networks and improve locomotor function after spinal cord injury
    Prithvi K Shah
    1 Departments of Integrative Biology and Physiology, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Brain 136:3362-77. 2013

Research Grants

  1. Use Dependent Plasticity of Spinal Inhibition
    NIRANJALA TILLAKARATNE; Fiscal Year: 2006

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. ncbi Use-dependent modulation of inhibitory capacity in the feline lumbar spinal cord
    Niranjala J K Tillakaratne
    Department of Physiological Science, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 1761, USA
    J Neurosci 22:3130-43. 2002
    ..This modulation is specific to the motor task that is performed repetitively and is closely linked to the ability of the animal to perform a specific motor task...
  2. pmc Functional recovery of stepping in rats after a complete neonatal spinal cord transection is not due to regrowth across the lesion site
    N J K Tillakaratne
    Department of Physiological Science, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Neuroscience 166:23-33. 2010
    ....
  3. pmc Use of quadrupedal step training to re-engage spinal interneuronal networks and improve locomotor function after spinal cord injury
    Prithvi K Shah
    1 Departments of Integrative Biology and Physiology, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Brain 136:3362-77. 2013
    ....

Research Grants3

  1. Use Dependent Plasticity of Spinal Inhibition
    NIRANJALA TILLAKARATNE; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This work will lead to better ways of testing the effectiveness of alternative training strategies and associated pharmacological interventions. ..