New Publication in Journal of Neurosurgery, Pediatrics (Feb. 2020)

New Publication in Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience (Nov. 2019)

​New Publication in Neural Regeneration Research (Nov. 2019)

New Publication in Experimental Neurology (Oct. 2019)

Steve MacLean joins the NERO lab (Aug. 2019)

New Publication in Journal of Neurotrauma (Jan. 2019)

New Publication in CNS Neuroscience and Therapeutics  (Jan. 2019)

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.

what is New?

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                                                  (859) 218-0516

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


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


Research opportunites