MS

multiple sclerosis


NARCOMS

North American Research Consortium on Multiple Sclerosis

NASCIS

National Acute Spinal Cord Injury Study

NCI

National Cancer Institute

NCMRR

National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research

NGF

nerve growth factor

NIDRR

National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research

NIH

National Institutes of Health

NINDS

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

NMDA

N-methyl-D-asparate

NSAID

nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

NSCISC

National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center

NT-3

neurotrophic factor-3

NYSTAR

New York State Office of Science, Technology, and Academic Research


OEC

olfactory ensheathing cell

OSU

Ohio State University


PET

positron emission tomography

PKC

protein kinase C

PVA

Paralyzed Veterans of America


RH SCI

Rick Hansen Spinal Cord Injury Network

RNA

ribonucleic acid

ROCK

Rho-associated kinase


SAIRP

Small Animal Imaging Resources Program

SEER

Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results

SF

Short Form

SSTI

State Science & Technology Institute


TRH

thyrotropin-releasing hormone


UPDRS

Unified Parkinson’s Disease Rating Scale


VA

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs



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