Center for Brain Injury and Repair
University of Pennsylvania

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Research Accomplishments

Work from our Center has been documented in over 300 peer-reviewed articles published in international scientific and medical journals. We have made significant progress in understanding brain trauma over the past three decades. For example, we now know that cell damage and death might continue for many weeks and even years after TBI. Thus, the potential recovery period for patients with TBI and opportunity for therapeutic intervention is much longer than previously believed. Other accomplishments include: