Lakota Jones

Lakota Jones

Mar 10, 2019

Group 6 Copy 108
-2
    Please wait...

    About This Project

    Sport concussion is currently a widely researched topic. Shooting sports do not impose a direct blow to the head but inflict rapid accelerations to the brain via recoil transfer. Repetitive gunshot recoil can impose neurometabolic change resulting in concussion like symptoms or traumatic brain injury (TBI). The impact of recoil on TBI is not determined. Evaluating brain specific blood biomarkers can contribute to neuroscience research in shooting sports, law enforcement and military.

    Blast off!

    Browse Other Projects on Experiment

    Related Projects

    Do Pacific Northwest marine mammals carry antibiotic-resistant bacteria from land animals?

    Antibiotic resistance, a global concern, is a significant health issue of animals and humans. Resistant bacteria...

    How do wildfires reshape plant-pollinator networks in oak woodlands?

    We are interested in learning about the ways in which the fall 2017 wildfires in Napa and Sonoma counties have...

    Mapping the sour beer microbiome

    Sour beers are likely the original beer style and have made a recent comeback in terms of popularity among craft...

    Backer Badge Funded