Funding for this research was provided by:
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke of the National Institutes of Health (R21 NS098170)
NeuroCures Foundation, Inc.
Kentucky Spinal Cord and Head Injury Research Trust (16-3A)
Received: 22 May 2019
Accepted: 11 September 2019
First Online: 17 October 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: All surgical procedures and postoperative care were performed under the approval of the University of Louisville Animal Care and Use Committee.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.