Bradley Kerr


University of Alberta




[email protected]

Research Keywords

chronic pain, CNS injury and disease, MS and spinal cord injury, neuropathic pain

Additional Information

Lab Methodologies
  • MRI Signal Processing Methods for Determining Functional Connections of the Brain
  • Scanning subjects in MRI


  • The 3T GE Healthcare MR Scanners at the Seaman Family MR Research Centre and Alberta Children’s Hospital
  • A Compumedics Neuroscan 64-channel MR-compatible electroencephalography (EEG) unit


Most Cited Publications

Plemel JR, Stratton JA, Michaels NJ, Rawji KS, Zhang E, Sinha S, Baaklini CS, Dong Y, Ho M, Thorburn K, Friedman TN, Jawad S, Silva C, Caprariello AV, Hoghooghi V, Yue J, Jaffer A, Lee K, Kerr BJ, Midha R, Stys PK, Biernaskie J, Yong VW, "Microglia response following acute demyelination is heterogeneous and limits infiltrating macrophage dispersion." Science advances 6,3 (2020 Jan): eaay6324
Potter LE, Paylor JW, Suh JS, Tenorio G, Caliaperumal J, Colbourne F, Baker G, Winship I, Kerr BJ, "Altered excitatory-inhibitory balance within somatosensory cortex is associated with enhanced plasticity and pain sensitivity in a mouse model of multiple sclerosis." Journal of neuroinflammation 13,1 (2016 Jun 10): 142
Haile Y, Deng X, Ortiz-Sandoval C, Tahbaz N, Janowicz A, Lu JQ, Kerr BJ, Gutowski NJ, Holley JE, Eggleton P, Giuliani F, Simmen T, "Rab32 connects ER stress to mitochondrial defects in multiple sclerosis." Journal of neuroinflammation 14,1 (2017 Jan 23): 19