Travis Jackson, PhD

Research Assistant Professor of Critical Care Medicine

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Education & Training

BS, Neuroscience, University of Pittsburgh, 2005
PhD, Neuroscience, University of Florida, 2010

Research, Clinical & Academic Interests

  • Traumatic and ischemic brain injury
  • Therapeutic hypothermia
  • Neuroprotection
  • RNA splicing

Jackson TC, Kotermanski SE, Kochanek PM. Infants uniquely express high levels of RBM3 and other cold-adaptive neuroprotectant proteins in the human brain. Dev Neurosci. 2018 (Accepted Manuscript). [Need to update once published]

Jackson TC, Kotermanski SE, Jackson EK, Kochanek PM. BrainPhys® increases neurofilament levels in CNS cultures, and facilitates investigation of axonal damage after a mechanical stretch-injury in vitro. Experimental neurology. 2018 Feb 28;300:232-46.

Jackson TC, Kotermanski SE, Kochanek PM. Whole-transcriptome microarray analysis reveals regulation of Rab4 by RBM5 in neurons. Neuroscience. 2017 Oct 11;361:93-107.

Jackson TC, Manole MD, Kotermanski SE, Jackson EK, Clark RS, Kochanek PM. Cold stress protein RBM3 responds to temperature change in an ultra-sensitive manner in young neurons. Neuroscience. 2015 Oct 1;305:268-78.

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Associate Director of Cell Signaling, Safar Center for Resuscitation Research