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Alexandre R. Carter, MD, PhD

Associate Professor, Neurology
Division of Rehabilitation

Specialty Areas

Brain Injury Rehabilitation
Stroke
Neurological Rehabilitation

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
The Rehabilitation Institute of St. Louis

Referral Information

Physician Referral Required

Areas of Clinical Interest

Stroke, stroke prevention, brain injury, neuro-rehabilitation following stroke

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine
Neuroscience Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Floor: 6
Office Phone: 314-362-4503
Fax: 314-362-4566

Education

Education

B.A.: Neuroscience, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts 1991
Ph.D.: Neurobiology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 2003
Residency: Neurology, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri 2007
Fellowship: Stroke/Traumatic Brain Injury, Department of Neurology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2008
Medical Degree: Harvard Medical School/M.I.T., Cambridge, Massachusetts 2003

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Biomarkers of Stroke Recovery: Consensus-Based Core Recommendations from the Stroke Recovery and Rehabilitation Roundtable.
Boyd LA, Hayward KS, Ward NS, Stinear CM, Rosso C, Fisher RJ, Carter AR, Leff AP, Copland DA, Carey LM, Cohen LG, Basso DM, Maguire JM, Cramer SC
Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2017 Oct-Nov; 31(10-11)864-876. doi: 10.1177/1545968317732680.

PMID:
    29233071
    [PubMed - in process]
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Biomarkers of stroke recovery: Consensus-based core recommendations from the Stroke Recovery and Rehabilitation Roundtable.
Boyd LA, Hayward KS, Ward NS, Stinear CM, Rosso C, Fisher RJ, Carter AR, Leff AP, Copland DA, Carey LM, Cohen LG, Basso DM, Maguire JM, Cramer SC
Int J Stroke. 2017 Jul; 12(5)480-493. doi: 10.1177/1747493017714176.

PMID:
    28697711
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Differential white matter involvement associated with distinct visuospatial deficits after right hemisphere stroke.
Carter AR, McAvoy MP, Siegel JS, Hong X, Astafiev SV, Rengachary J, Zinn K, Metcalf NV, Shulman GL, Corbetta M
Cortex. 2017 Mar; 8881-97. doi: 10.1016/j.cortex.2016.12.009.

PMID:
    28081452
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A Surface-Coupled Optical Trap with 1-bp Precision via Active Stabilization.
Okoniewski SR, Carter AR, Perkins TT
Methods Mol Biol. 2017; 148677-107. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-6421-5_4.

PMID:
    27844426
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Intensity-dependent timing and precision of startle response latency in larval zebrafish.
Troconis EL, Ordoobadi AJ, Sommers TF, Aziz-Bose R, Carter AR, Trapani JG
J Physiol. 2017 Jan 1; 595(1)265-282. doi: 10.1113/JP272466.

PMID:
    27228964
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Sequence-dependent nanometer-scale conformational dynamics of individual RecBCD-DNA complexes.
Carter AR, Seaberg MH, Fan HF, Sun G, Wilds CJ, Li HW, Perkins TT
Nucleic Acids Res. 2016 Jul 8; 44(12)5849-60. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkw445.

PMID:
    27220465
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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High-Intensity, Unilateral Resistance Training of a Non-Paretic Muscle Group Increases Active Range of Motion in a Severely Paretic Upper Extremity Muscle Group after Stroke.
Urbin MA, Harris-Love ML, Carter AR, Lang CE
Front Neurol. 2015; 6119. doi: 10.3389/fneur.2015.00119.

PMID:
    26074871
    [PubMed]
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Common behavioral clusters and subcortical anatomy in stroke.
Corbetta M, Ramsey L, Callejas A, Baldassarre A, Hacker CD, Siegel JS, Astafiev SV, Rengachary J, Zinn K, Lang CE, Connor LT, Fucetola R, Strube M, Carter AR, Shulman GL
Neuron. 2015 Mar 4; 85(5)927-41. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2015.02.027.

PMID:
    25741721
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Large-scale changes in network interactions as a physiological signature of spatial neglect.
Baldassarre A, Ramsey L, Hacker CL, Callejas A, Astafiev SV, Metcalf NV, Zinn K, Rengachary J, Snyder AZ, Carter AR, Shulman GL, Corbetta M
Brain. 2014 Dec; 137(Pt 12)3267-83. doi: 10.1093/brain/awu297.

PMID:
    25367028
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Transcranial magnetic stimulation in a 15-year-old patient with autism and comorbid depression.
Cristancho P, Akkineni K, Constantino JN, Carter AR, O'Reardon JP
J ECT. 2014 Dec; 30(4)e46-7. doi: 10.1097/YCT.0000000000000156.

PMID:
    24979652
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Resting-state functional connectivity and its association with multiple domains of upper-extremity function in chronic stroke.
Urbin MA, Hong X, Lang CE, Carter AR
Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2014 Oct; 28(8)761-9. doi: 10.1177/1545968314522349.

PMID:
    24553104
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Sensorimotor structure of Drosophila larva phototaxis.
Kane EA, Gershow M, Afonso B, Larderet I, Klein M, Carter AR, de Bivort BL, Sprecher SG, Samuel AD
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Oct 1; 110(40)E3868-77. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1215295110.

PMID:
    24043822
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Nonadherence to oral mercaptopurine and risk of relapse in Hispanic and non-Hispanic white children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia: a report from the children's oncology group.
Bhatia S, Landier W, Shangguan M, Hageman L, Schaible AN, Carter AR, Hanby CL, Leisenring W, Yasui Y, Kornegay NM, Mascarenhas L, Ritchey AK, Casillas JN, Dickens DS, Meza J, Carroll WL, Relling MV, Wong FL
J Clin Oncol. 2012 Jun 10; 30(17)2094-101. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2011.38.9924.

PMID:
    22564992
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Back-scattered detection yields viable signals in many conditions.
Shipley FB, Carter AR
Opt Express. 2012 Apr 23; 20(9)9581-90. doi: 10.1364/OE.20.009581.

PMID:
    22535050
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Why use a connectivity-based approach to study stroke and recovery of function?
Carter AR, Shulman GL, Corbetta M
Neuroimage. 2012 Oct 1; 62(4)2271-80. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2012.02.070.

PMID:
    22414990
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Upstream dysfunction of somatomotor functional connectivity after corticospinal damage in stroke.
Carter AR, Patel KR, Astafiev SV, Snyder AZ, Rengachary J, Strube MJ, Pope A, Shimony JS, Lang CE, Shulman GL, Corbetta M
Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2012 Jan; 26(1)7-19. doi: 10.1177/1545968311411054.

PMID:
    21803932
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The role of polymer nanolayer architecture on the separation performance of anion-exchange membrane adsorbers: part II. DNA and virus separations.
Bhut BV, Weaver J, Carter AR, Wickramasinghe SR, Husson SM
Biotechnol Bioeng. 2011 Nov; 108(11)2654-60. doi: 10.1002/bit.23222.

PMID:
    21618476
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The role of polymer nanolayer architecture on the separation performance of anion-exchange membrane adsorbers: I. Protein separations.
Bhut BV, Weaver J, Carter AR, Wickramasinghe SR, Husson SM
Biotechnol Bioeng. 2011 Nov; 108(11)2645-53. doi: 10.1002/bit.23221.

PMID:
    21618475
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Systemic weakness after therapeutic injections of botulinum toxin a: a case series and review of the literature.
Crowner BE, Torres-Russotto D, Carter AR, Racette BA
Clin Neuropharmacol. 2010 Sep-Oct; 33(5)243-7. doi: 10.1097/WNF.0b013e3181f5329e.

PMID:
    20852412
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Rehabilitation after stroke: current state of the science.
Carter AR, Connor LT, Dromerick AW
Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep. 2010 May; 10(3)158-66. doi: 10.1007/s11910-010-0091-9.

PMID:
    20425030
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Amos Medical Faculty Development Program Award, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Interhemispheric Interactions in Brain Motor Networks. 01/01/2009 -01/01/2013



Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award: Resting State Functional Connectivity and Interhemispheric Interaction in Health and Neurologic Disease. 07/01/2009 - 06/30/2014