what is New?

Jan (2015): Nero lab has new publication accepted for publication in brain research


Nov (2014): NERO lab attends the annual society for neuroscience meeting in washington Dc


July (2014): NERO Lab has new publication in Experimental Neurology


(MAY 2014): Dr. Bei Zhang awarded prestigious Post-doctoral fellowship

We welcome students interested in gaining research experience while at the university of Kentucky

In the Neuroinflammation & Endogenous Repair Lab, we are interested in understanding the biological mechanisms that regulate central nervous system inflammation.


Neuroinflammation is a common feature of nervous system disorders, our goal is to manipulate this response to promote repair following spinal cord and brain injury.

Job opportunites
Research opportunites

We are always on the lookout for talented scientist to join our research group and have positions available 

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Welcome to N.E.R.O. 

the Neuroinflammation & Endogenous Repair (lab)...Oh yeah. 

The Gensel Laboratory

Department of Physiology

University of Kentucky Spinal Cord and Brain Injury Research Center

gensel.1@uky.edu                                                  (859) 218-0516