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  1. Content type: Mini-review

    Congenital tracheomalacia and tracheal stenosis are commonly seen in premature infants. In adulthood, are typically related with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and can occur secondarily from tracheosto...

    Authors: Lidia Frejo and Daniel A. Grande

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2019 5:15

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  2. Content type: Review

    Neuroimmunomodulation through peripheral nerve activation is an important therapeutic approach to various disorders. Central to this approach is the inflammatory reflex pathway in which the cholinergic anti-in...

    Authors: Shinji Tanaka, Benjamin Hammond, Diane L. Rosin and Mark D. Okusa

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2019 5:13

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  3. Content type: Research article

    Muscle spasticity is a common impediment to motor recovery in patients with chronic stroke. Standard-of-care treatments such as botulinum toxin injections can temporarily relieve muscle stiffness and pain asso...

    Authors: Alexandra Paget-Blanc, Johanna L. Chang, Maira Saul, Regina Lin, Zaghloul Ahmed and Bruce T. Volpe

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2019 5:11

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  4. Content type: Research article

    Glucose is a crucial energy source. In humans, it is the primary sugar for high energy demanding cells in brain, muscle and peripheral neurons. Deviations of blood glucose levels from normal levels for an exte...

    Authors: Emily Battinelli Masi, Todd Levy, Tea Tsaava, Chad E. Bouton, Kevin J. Tracey, Sangeeta S. Chavan and Theodoros P. Zanos

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2019 5:9

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  5. Content type: Review

    Well-established in the field of bioelectronic medicine, Spinal Cord Stimulation (SCS) offers an implantable, non-pharmacologic treatment for patients with intractable chronic pain conditions. Chronic pain is ...

    Authors: Jacob Caylor, Rajiv Reddy, Sopyda Yin, Christina Cui, Mingxiong Huang, Charles Huang, Ramesh Rao, Dewleen G. Baker, Alan Simmons, Dmitri Souza, Samer Narouze, Ricardo Vallejo and Imanuel Lerman

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2019 5:12

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  6. Content type: Retraction Note

    This article [1] has been retracted at the request of the author due to significant overlap with one of his other publications [2] without proper citation. This article is considered redundant. The author agre...

    Authors: Damian Miles Bailey

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2019 5:7

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    The original article was published in Bioelectronic Medicine 2018 4:13

  7. Content type: Research article

    Glutamatergic neurons represent the largest neuronal class in the brain and are responsible for the bulk of excitatory synaptic transmission and plasticity. Abnormalities in glutamatergic neurons are linked to...

    Authors: Eric H. Chang, Samantha T. Carreiro, Stephen A. Frattini and Patricio T. Huerta

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2019 5:6

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  8. Content type: Research article

    Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic and debilitating inflammatory disease characterized by extensive joint tissue inflammation. Implantable bioelectronic devices targeting the inflammatory reflex reduce TNF...

    Authors: Meghan E. Addorisio, Gavin H. Imperato, Alex F. de Vos, Steve Forti, Richard S. Goldstein, Valentin A. Pavlov, Tom van der Poll, Huan Yang, Betty Diamond, Kevin J. Tracey and Sangeeta S. Chavan

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2019 5:4

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  9. Content type: Research article

    The loss of motor functions resulting from spinal cord injury can have devastating implications on the quality of one’s life. Functional electrical stimulation has been used to help restore mobility, however, ...

    Authors: Autumn J. Bullard, Samuel R. Nason, Zachary T. Irwin, Chrono S. Nu, Brian Smith, Alex Campean, P. Hunter Peckham, Kevin L. Kilgore, Matthew S. Willsey, Parag G. Patil and Cynthia A. Chestek

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2019 5:3

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  10. Content type: Meeting report

    The Cleveland Neural Engineering Workshop (NEW) was established as a biennial meeting in 2011, with subsequent meetings taking place in 2013, 2015, and most recently, June 2017. This fourth biennial NEW was ho...

    Authors: Dustin J. Tyler, Christopher J. Czura, Jennifer French, Kip Ludwig, Kevin Otto, Forrest Pape and Cristin Welle

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2019 5:2

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  11. Content type: Meeting report

    The Cleveland Neural Engineering Workshop (NEW) is a biennial meeting started in 2011 as an “unconference” to bring together leaders in the neural engineering and related fields. Since the first iteration of t...

    Authors: Kim Anderson, Abidemi Ajiboye, Timothy Denison, Jennifer French, Kenneth Gustafson, Kevin Kilgore, Naomi Kleitman, Audrey Kusiak, Brian Litt, Megan Moynahan, Eric Perreault, Douglas Weber, Justin Williams and Dustin Tyler

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2018 4:15

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  12. Content type: Review

    Rising atmospheric oxygen (O2) levels provided a selective pressure for the evolution of O2-dependent micro-organisms that began with the autotrophic eukaryotes. Since these primordial times, the respiring mammal...

    Authors: Damian Miles Bailey

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2018 4:13

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    The Retraction Note to this article has been published in Bioelectronic Medicine 2019 5:7

  13. Content type: Research article

    Understanding the long-term behavior of intracortically-recorded signals is essential for improving the performance of Brain Computer Interfaces. However, few studies have systematically investigated chronic n...

    Authors: Mingming Zhang, Michael A. Schwemmer, Jordyn E. Ting, Connor E. Majstorovic, David A. Friedenberg, Marcia A. Bockbrader, W. Jerry Mysiw, Ali R. Rezai, Nicholas V. Annetta, Chad E. Bouton, Herbert S. Bresler and Gaurav Sharma

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2018 4:11

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  14. Content type: Research article

    The role of the kidney in glucose homeostasis has gained global interest. Kidneys are innervated by renal nerves, and renal denervation animal models have shown improved glucose regulation. We hypothesized tha...

    Authors: Ahmad A. Jiman, Kavaljit H. Chhabra, Alfor G. Lewis, Paul S. Cederna, Randy J. Seeley, Malcolm J. Low and Tim M. Bruns

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2018 4:7

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  15. Content type: Research article

    Vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) is a promising therapy for many neurologic and psychiatric conditions. However, determining stimulus parameters for individual patients is a major challenge. The traditional metho...

    Authors: Kurt Y. Qing, Kelsey M. Wasilczuk, Matthew P. Ward, Evan H. Phillips, Pavlos P. Vlachos, Craig J. Goergen and Pedro P. Irazoqui

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2018 4:5

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  16. Content type: Research article

    The vagus nerve plays an important role in the regulation of organ function, including reflex pathways that regulate immunity and inflammation. Recent studies using genetically modified mice have improved our ...

    Authors: Harold A. Silverman, Andrew Stiegler, Téa Tsaava, Justin Newman, Benjamin E. Steinberg, Emily Battinelli Masi, Sergio Robbiati, Chad Bouton, Patricio T. Huerta, Sangeeta S. Chavan and Kevin J. Tracey

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2018 4:3

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  17. Content type: Review

    Cellular homeostasis is in part controlled by biological generated electrical activity. By interfacing biology with electronic devices this electrical activity can be modulated to actuate cellular behaviour. T...

    Authors: Paola Sanjuan-Alberte, Morgan R. Alexander, Richard J. M. Hague and Frankie J. Rawson

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2018 4:1

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  18. Content type: Research Article

    The axons of the sensory, or afferent, vagus nerve transmit action potentials to the central nervous system in response to changes in the body’s metabolic and physiological status. Recent advances in identifyi...

    Authors: Benjamin E. Steinberg, Harold A. Silverman, Sergio Robbiati, Manoj K. Gunasekaran, Téa Tsaava, Emily Battinelli, Andrew Stiegler, Chad E. Bouton, Sangeeta S. Chavan, Kevin J. Tracey and Patricio T. Huerta

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2016 3:3010007

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  19. Content type: Research Article

    When pathogens and toxins breech the epithelial barrier, antigens are transported by the lymphatic system to lymph nodes. In previously immunized animals, antigens become trapped in the draining lymph nodes, b...

    Authors: William M. Hanes, Peder S. Olofsson, Sébastien Talbot, Tea Tsaava, Mahendar Ochani, Gavin H. Imperato, Yaakov A. Levine, Jesse Roth, Maud A. Pascal, Simmie L. Foster, Ping Wang, Clifford Woolf, Sangeeta S. Chavan and Kevin J. Tracey

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2016 3:3010018

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  20. Content type: Review Article

    Vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) has been used since 1997 for treatment of drug-resistant epilepsy. More recently, an off-label use of VNS has been explored in animal models and clinical trials for treatment of a...

    Authors: Harwood Kwan, Luca Garzoni, Hai Lun Liu, Mingju Cao, Andre Desrochers, Gilles Fecteau, Patrick Burns and Martin G. Frasch

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2016 3:3010001

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  21. Content type: Research Article

    Introducing neural sensing and decoding to open-loop neurostimulation technologies has the potential to significantly improve the diagnosis and treatment of a wide variety of diseases treated through bioelectr...

    Authors: Gaurav Sharma, Nicholas Annetta, David Friedenberg, Tony Blanco, Daphne Vasconcelos, Ammar Shaikhouni, Ali R. Rezai and Chad Bouton

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2015 2:2010063

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  22. Content type: Research Article

    Hypertension (HTN) affects over 1 billion people in the world, and while most are treated effectively with pharmacological regimens, 10–30% of them do not show a beneficial response. Electrical stimulation of ...

    Authors: Young-tae Kim, Aswini Kanneganti, Caleb Nothnagle, Ryan Landrith, Masaki Mizuno, Muthu B. J. Wijesundara, Scott Smith and Mario I. Romero-Ortega

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2015 2:2010055

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  23. Content type: Commentary

    Christopher J. Czura, PhD, is Vice President of the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, Executive Publisher of the Feinstein Institute Press’s international, peer-reviewed journals, Molecular Medicine and B...

    Authors: Christopher J. Czura

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2015 2:2010049

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  24. Content type: Invited Review Article

    When a peripheral nerve is injured after either trauma or a neurodegenerative disease, motor function and sensory perception are impaired. Repair strategies aim both at reconstructing the damaged nerve and in ...

    Authors: Miyuki Sakuma, Ivan R. Minev, Sandra Gribi, Bhagat Singh, Clifford J. Woolf and Stéphanie P. Lacour

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2015 2:2010043

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  25. Content type: Research Article

    The inflammatory reflex is a neural circuit defined by action potentials transmitted in the vagus nerve that regulate cytokine production in the spleen. Detailed mechanistic studies implicate the vagus nerve, ...

    Authors: Peder S. Olofsson, Yaakov A. Levine, April Caravaca, Sangeeta S. Chavan, Valentin A. Pavlov, Michael Faltys and Kevin J. Tracey

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2015 2:2010037

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  26. Content type: Invited Review Article

    Along the gut, there are rhythmic myoelectrical activities called slow waves that regulate gastrointestinal motility. Impairment in gastrointestinal slow waves and motility causes various disorders such as gas...

    Authors: Jieyun Yin and Jiande D. Z. Chen

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2015 2:2010013

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  27. Content type: Invited Review Article

    Neural decoding is a field involving the use of signal processing and machine learning methods to decode brain activity for various applications including assistive technology for people living with paralysis ...

    Authors: Chad Bouton

    Citation: Bioelectronic Medicine 2015 2:2010020

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