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

GET INVOLVED

OUR MAIN GOAL

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

Research opportunites
Job opportunites

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.

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

Jennifer Simkin Presents at the 75th Society for Developmental Biology Meeting (August 2016)

New publication in Neurobiology of Aging (August 2016).

John Gensel Presents Seminar at The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis (July 2016).

New publication in Radiology (July 2016). 


John Gensel Chairs Session at the Annual National Neurotrauma Symposium (June 2016). 


what is New?