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Works in Neuroscience and Neurobiology

2021

Muscarinic Excitation of Dopamine Neurons in the Ventral Tegmental Area via Activation of a TRPC-like Cation Conductance, Yu Tzu Chen
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Evaluating Neuromuscular Function of the Biceps Brachii after Spinal Cord Injury: Assessment of Voluntary Activation and Motor Evoked Potential Input-Output Curves Using Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation, Thibault Roumengous
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Interclass GPCR heteromerization affects localization and trafficking, Rudy Toneatti
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Reprogramming Transcription Factors to Study Addiction [online video], Joseph Picone
VCU Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition Videos

Glucocorticoid receptor dysregulation underlies 5-HT2A receptor-dependent synaptic and behavioral deficits in a mouse neurodevelopmental disorder model, Justin M. Saunders
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How does direct volunteering affect the onset of Alzheimer’s Dementia in elderly patients with preexisting cardiac comorbidities?, Sneha R. Gade
Undergraduate Research Posters

Investigating Cannabinoid Type-1 Receptor (CB1R) Positive Allosteric Modulators (PAMs) in Mouse Models of Overt Cannabimimetic Activity, Subjective Drug Effects, and Neuropathic Pain, Jayden Elmer
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NOVEL ROLES OF YY1 IN ASTROCYTES, Karli A. Mockenhaupt
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The role of GLT-1 signaling in oligodendrocytes during development and myelin repair, Elizabeth Thomason
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Influence of 2,5-dimethoxy-4-iodoamphetamine (DOI) on ethanol preference and consumption in C57BL/6 male mice, Alaina M. Jaster, Sam Gottlieb, Michael Miles, Javier González-Maeso
Graduate Research Posters

2020

Emergence, Mechanics, and Development: How Behavior and Geometry Underlie Cowrie Seashell Form, Michael G. Levy, Michael R. DeWeese
Biology and Medicine Through Mathematics Conference

Nonlinear control of biological dynamical systems, Megan J. Morrison
Biology and Medicine Through Mathematics Conference

LPA receptors modulate gene expression during oligodendrocyte differentiation, Samantha A. Spencer
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Exosomes as Systemic Mediators of Nanotube Induced Neurotoxicity, Christopher G. Canal
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A Study on the Mechanism of CLP290 Restoration of KCC2 and Neuroprotection after Traumatic Brain Injury, Ekaterina Stepanova
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Assessing the Role of Planar Cell Polarity Protein Ptk7 in Axon Pathfinding of Spinal Commissural Neurons, Joseph Paul Miano
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NDRG1 AND MYELIN-RELATED DISEASE: ALCOHOLISM AND CHEMOTHERAPY-INDUCED NEUROPATHY, Guy Harris
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Focal Augmentation of Somatostatin Interneuron Function and Subsequent Circuit Effects in Developmentally Malformed, Epileptogenic Cortex, Nicole Ekanem
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Validation of Ninein as an Ethanol-related Quantitative Trait Gene: Reassessment, Design, and Functional Validation of Reference Genes for qPCR Analysis of Brain Tissue in Mice, Jessica L. Jurmain
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Effects of Gestational Ozone Exposure on Privileged Placental and Brain Barrier Integrity, Alexander I. Hamm
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The Substantiality of the Neuroplasticity Hypothesis of Major Depressive Disorder: The Prospective Use of Ketamine-Like Drugs as Antidepressants, Roma Kankaria
Auctus: The Journal of Undergraduate Research and Creative Scholarship

Epigenetic alterations at synaptic plasticity genes in a genetically heterogeneous rat model of neuropsychiatric disorders, Doan M. On
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ROLE OF CLIC4 AND THE SYNAPTIC TRANSCRIPTOME IN THE BEHAVIORAL AND MOLECULAR NEUROBIOLOGY OF ETHANOL, Rory M. Weston
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2019

Predicting dynamics from hardwiring in canonical low-dimensional coupled networks, Anca R. Radulescu
Biology and Medicine Through Mathematics Conference

Spiking Activity in Networks of Neurons Impacted by Axonal Swelling, Brian Frost, Stan Mintchev
Biology and Medicine Through Mathematics Conference

Bifurcation analysis of a photoreceptor interaction model for Retinitis Pigmentosa, Anca R. Radulescu
Biology and Medicine Through Mathematics Conference

Molecular Targets of Psychedelics and Their Role in Behavioral Models of Hallucinogenic Action, Hiba Z. Vohra
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Glial cell mechanisms regulate alcohol sedation in Drosophila melanogaster, Kristen M. Lee
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Effect of Manipulation of Notch Signaling Pathway on Neural Stem Cell Proliferation in the Hippocampus Following Traumatic Brain Injury, Seung L. Kim
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Structure-Activity Relationship Studies of Synthetic Cathinones and Related Agents, Rachel A. Davies
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The Role of Mindfulness in Self-view Investment: Neural and Subjective Indicators, Hadley Rahrig
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The role of Syndecan-1 and extracellular vesicles in breast cancer brain metastasis, Megan R. Sayyad
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Characterizing the Cellular Nature of the Physical Interactions Necessary for Collective Neuron Migration, Rebecca Vareed
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Pharmacologic profiling of novel compounds via fluorometric analyses of monoamine transporter responses, Ashkhan Hojati
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Design, Synthesis and Pharmacological Characterization of Potential Mu Opioid Receptor Selective Ligands, Abhishek S. Kulkarni
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Illumination of the Golgi apparatus of Pathogenic and Nonpathogenic Naegleria species, Tyler M. Poe
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Enhanced Proteomics Resolves KCC2 as a Novel Therapeutic Target for Traumatic Brain Injury, Pavel N. Lizhnyak
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Role of glial CCR5 in mediating HIV-1 Tat and opiate neurotoxicity and behavioral phenotype, Sarah Kim
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An investigation on the role of β-arrestin 2, protein kinase C and sex on the mechanism of morphine tolerance in the mouse ileum, Karan Hitesh Muchhala
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Targeting Intracellular Calcium Stores Alleviates Neurological Morbidities in a DFP-Based Rat Model of Gulf War Illness, Laxmikant Deshpande, Edna Santos, Kristin Phillips, Robert Blair
Neurology Publications

Spag17 Deficiency Impairs Neuronal Cell Differentiation in Developing Brain, Olivia J. Choi
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2018

Social experience affects decision making and learning: empirical and computational analysis, Sungwoo Ahn
Biology and Medicine Through Mathematics Conference

Geometric Analysis of Synchronization in Neuronal Networks with Global Inhibition and Coupling Delays, Hwayeon Ryu, Sue Ann Campbell
Biology and Medicine Through Mathematics Conference

Chronic Clozapine Treatment Impairs Functional Activation of Metabotropic Glutamate Receptor 2 via an HDAC2-depedent Mechanism, Travis M. Cuddy
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Decoding the signaling of the D2R-2AR heteromer: relevance to schizophrenia, Miao Huang
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Signaling Through Homomeric and Heteromeric Cannabinoid CB1 receptors, Guoqing Xiang
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REGULATION OF HCN CHANNEL FUNCTION BY DIRECT cAMP BINDING AND SINGLET OXYGEN, Vinaykumar Idikuda
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MECHANISMS REGULATING AXON INITIAL SEGMENT STABILITY, Savannah D. Benusa
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Galantamine's Deconstruction in the Quest of a PAM Pharmacophore, Malaika Argade
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Metabotropic Glutamate Receptor 2 Activation: Computational Predictions and Experimental Validation, Amr Ellaithy
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Molecular Brain Adaptations to Ethanol: Role of Glycogen Synthase Kinase-3 Beta in the Transition to Excessive Consumption, Andrew D. van der Vaart
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Complexities of Chronic Opioid Exposure, Maciej Gonek
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Spatial learning and memory in brain-injured and non-injured mice: investigating the roles of diacylglycerol lipase-α and -β., Lesley D. Schurman
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Role of C121A in mGluR2 homodimeric expression and function, Jong M. Shin
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Review: Do the Different Sensory Areas within the Cat Anterior Ectosylvian Sulcal Cortex Collectively Represent a Network Multisensory Hub?, M. Alex Meredith, Mark T. Wallace, H. Ruth Clemo
Anatomy and Neurobiology Publications

2017

Noisy Neural Oscillators with Intrinsic and Network Heterogeneity, Kyle P. Wendling, Cheng Ly
Biology and Medicine Through Mathematics Conference

An Interdisciplinary Approach to Computational Neurostimulation, Madison Guitard
Biology and Medicine Through Mathematics Conference

Applying fMRI complexity analyses to the single-subject: a case study for proposed neurodiagnostics, Anca R. Radulescu, Emily R. Hannon
Biology and Medicine Through Mathematics Conference

Balanced excitation and inhibition shapes the dynamics of a neuronal network for movement and reward, Anca R. Radulescu
Biology and Medicine Through Mathematics Conference

The effects of the HIV-1 Tat protein and morphine on the structure and function of the hippocampal CA1 subfield, William D. Marks
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Epigenetic editing to validate findings from methylome-wide association studies of neuropsychiatric disorders, Robin F. Chan
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Characterizing the Role of Key Planar Cell Polarity Pathway Components in Axon Guidance, Grayland W. Godfrey II
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STRUCTURAL AND FUNCTIONAL ALTERATIONS IN NEOCORTICAL CIRCUITS AFTER MILD TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY, Michal Vascak
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Hydrogen Sulfide Regulation of Kir Channels, Junghoon Ha
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N-Alkyl 4-Methylamphetamine enantiomers and the implication for potential modulation of abuse liability and enhancement of psychoactive drug targeting., Ramsey Sitta
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Role of mitochondrial beta-oxidation in ethanol response: A candidate gene study using Caenorhabditis elegans, Harini Pallikarana Tirumala
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Integrating Genetics and Neuroimaging to study Subtypes of Binge Drinkers, Megan E. Cooke
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Acute neuroinflammation induces AIS structural plasticity in a NOX2-dependent manner, S. D. Benusa, N. M. George, B. A. Sword, G. H. DeVries, J. L. Dupree
Anatomy and Neurobiology Publications

Code for "Noise-Enhanced Coding in Phasic Neuron Spike Trains", Cheng Ly, Brent D. Doiron
Statistical Sciences and Operations Research Data

2016

Wilson-Cowan coupled dynamics in a model of the cortico-striato-thalamo-cortical circuit, Anca R. Radulescu
Biology and Medicine Through Mathematics Conference

Symmetries constrain dynamics in a family of balanced neural networks, Andrea Barreiro, J Nathan Kutz, Eli Shlizerman
Biology and Medicine Through Mathematics Conference

Allosteric Effects of G-Protein Coupled Receptor Heteromerization: Relevance to Psychosis, Jason W. Younkin
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Potential for Aerobic Exercise to Release Growth Factors to Induce Cognitive Changes in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Maya Harrington
Undergraduate Research Posters

Axon Initial Segment Loss is not Observed in the Hippocampus of a Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis Mouse Model, praveen mohanraju
Undergraduate Research Posters

THE EFFECT OF DEPTH ON DEVELOPMENT AND SEXUAL DIMORPHISM OF THE SONIC SYSTEM IN DEEP SEA NEOBYTHITINE FISHES: THE UPPER CONTINENTAL SLOPE, Heba Ali
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The Role of Matrix Metalloproteinase 9 and Osteopontin in Synaptogenesis and Reinnervation of the Olfactory Bulb Following Brain Injury, Melissa A. Powell
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Roles of Planar Cell Polarity Proteins in CoPA Axon Pathfinding, Ashley Morgan Purdy
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A Neural Circuit of Appetite Control in C. elegans, Kristen C. Davis
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Acute and Chronic Effects of Inhalants in Intracranial Self-stimulation, Matthew Tracy
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Resolution of Inflammation Rescues Axon Initial Segment Disruption, Nicholas M. George
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High Affinity Block of ICl,swell by Thiol-Reactive Small Molecules, Sung H. Park
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Pharmacological Blockade of the Calcium Plateau Provides Neuroprotection Following Organophosphate Paraoxon Induced Status Epilepticus in Rats, Laxmikant S. Deshpande, Robert E. Blair, Beverly A. Huang, Kristin F. Phillips, Robert J. DeLorenzo
Neurology Publications

Role of the Calcium Plateau in the Neuronal Injury and Behavioral Morbidities Following Organophosphate Intoxication, Laxmikant S. Deshpande, Robert E. Blair, Kristin F. Phillips, Robert J. DeLorenzo
Neurology Publications

Cannabinoid receptor interacting protein suppresses agonist-driven CB1 receptor internalization and regulates receptor replenishment in an agonist-biased manner, Lawrence C. Blumes, Sandra Leone-Kabler, Deborah J. Luessen, Glenn S. Marrs, Erica Lyons, Caroline E. Bass, Rong Chen, Dana E. Selley, Allyn C. Howlett
Neurology Publications

2015

CYCLIC GMP: A SATIETY SIGNAL IN C. ELEGANS, Ji S. Park
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Development of an Accurate Differential Diagnostic Tool for Neurological Movement Disorders Utilizing Eye Movements, George Thomas Gitchel Jr
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A Structure/Function Analysis of Nhsl1b in Facial Branchiomotor Neurons, John Ojumu
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Elucidating the Role of Endogenous Electric Fields in Regulating the Astrocytic Response to Injury in the Mammalian Central Nervous System, Matthew L. Baer
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GABAergic regulation of cerebellar NG2-cell development is altered in perinatal white matter injury, Marzieh Zonouzi, Joseph Scafidi, Peijun Li, Brian McEllin, Jorge Edwards, Jeffrey L. Dupree, Lloyd Harvey, Dandan Sun, Christian A. Hübner, Stuart G. Cull-Candy, Mark Farrant, Vittorio Gallo
Anatomy and Neurobiology Publications

Elucidating the Role of Injury-Induced Electric Fields (EFs) in Regulating the Astrocytic Response to Injury in the Mammalian Central Nervous System, Matthew L. Baer, Scott C. Henderson, Raymond J. Colello
Anatomy and Neurobiology Publications

Developmental remodeling of relay cells in the dorsal lateral geniculate nucleus in the absence of retinal input, Rana N. El-Danaf, Thomas E. Krahe, Emily K. Dilger, Martha E. Bickford, Michael A. Fox, William Guido
Anatomy and Neurobiology Publications

Microglia processes associate with diffusely injured axons following mild traumatic brain injury in the micro pig, Audrey D. Lafrenaye, Masak Todani, Susan A. Walker, John T. Povlishock
Anatomy and Neurobiology Publications

Proteomics: in pursuit of effective traumatic brain injury therapeutics, Pavel N. Lizhnyak, Andrew K. Ottens
Anatomy and Neurobiology Publications

Acetylcholine release in mouse hippocampal CA1 preferentially activates inhibitory-selective interneurons via α4β2* nicotinic receptor activation, L. Andrew Bell, Karen A. Bell, A. Rory McQuiston
Anatomy and Neurobiology Publications

Acetylcholine release in mouse hippocampal CA1 preferentially activates inhibitory-selective interneurons via α4β2* nicotinic receptor activation, L. Andrew Bell, Karen A. Bell, A. Rory McQuiston
Anatomy and Neurobiology Publications

High Fat High Cholesterol Diet (Western Diet) Aggravates Atherosclerosis, Hyperglycemia and Renal Failure in Nephrectomized LDL Receptor Knockout Mice: Role of Intestine Derived Lipopolysaccharide, Siddhartha S. Ghosh, Samuel Righi, Richard Krieg, Le Kang, Daniel Carl, Jing Wang, H. Davis Massey, Domenic A. Sica, Todd W. B. Gehr, Shobha Ghosh
Anatomy and Neurobiology Publications

Firing Rate Dynamics in Recurrent Spiking Neural Networks with Intrinsic and Network Heterogeneity, Cheng Ly
Statistical Sciences and Operations Research Publications

2014

A Systems Biology Approach to Detect eQTLs Associated with miRNA and mRNA Co-expression Networks in the Nucleus Accumbens of Chronic Alcoholic Patients, Mohammed Mamdani
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Methods for Integrative Analysis of Genomic Data, Paul Manser
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Morphine Enhances HIV-1SF162-Mediated Neuron Death and Delays Recovery of Injured Neurites, Ruturaj R. Masvekar, Nazira El-Hage, Kurt F. Hauser, Pamela E. Knapp
Anatomy and Neurobiology Publications

Neuropathological Responses to Chronic NMDA in Rats Are Worsened by Dietary n-3 PUFA Deprivation but Are Not Ameliorated by Fish Oil Supplementation, Vasken L. Keleshian, Matthew Kellom, Hyung-Wook Kim, Ameer Y. Taha, Yewon Cheon, Miki Igarashi, Stanley I. Rapoport, Jagadeesh S. Rao
Anatomy and Neurobiology Publications

Post-acute Brain Injury Urinary Signature: A New Resource for Molecular Diagnostics, Andrew K. Ottens, Jillian E. Stafflinger, Hailey E. Griffin, Richard D. Kunz, David X. Cifu, Janet P. Niemeier
Anatomy and Neurobiology Publications

Investigating the Effects of Applied Electric Fields on Microglial Cell Behaviour, Eman Bani
Theses and Dissertations

2013

Contributions of VLDLR and LRP8 in the establishment of retinogeniculate projections, Jianmin Su, Michael A. Klemm, Anne M. Josephson, Michael A. Fox
Anatomy and Neurobiology Publications

Physical Activity and Sedentary Behavior of Cancer Survivors and Non-Cancer Individuals: Results from a National Survey, Roy B. Kim, Allison Phillips, Kirsten Herrick, Marieka Helou, Carlin Rafie, Mitchell S. Anscher, Ross B. Mikkelsen, Yi Ning
Anatomy and Neurobiology Publications

Microglial activation decreases retention of the protease inhibitor saquinavir: implications for HIV treatment, Shannon Dallas, Michelle L. Block, Deborah M. Thompson, Marcelo G. Bonini, Patrick T. Ronaldson, Reina Bendayan, David S. Miller
Anatomy and Neurobiology Publications

2012

Optogenetic Stimulation of the Corticothalamic Pathway Affects Relay Cells and GABAergic Neurons Differently in the Mouse Visual Thalamus, Chris W. D. Jurgens, Karen A. Bell, A. Rory McQuiston, William Guido
Anatomy and Neurobiology Publications

Shared Resistance to Aging and ALS in Neuromuscular Junctions of Specific Muscles, Gregorio Valdez, Juan C. Tapia, Jeff W. Lichtman, Michael A. Fox, Joshua R. Sanes
Anatomy and Neurobiology Publications

2011

Chronic Apocynin Treatment Attenuates Beta Amyloid Plaque Size and Microglial Number in hAPP(751)SL Mice, Melinda E. Lull, Shannon Levesque, Michael J. Surace, Michelle L. Block
Anatomy and Neurobiology Publications

Air pollution & the brain: Subchronic diesel exhaust exposure causes neuroinflammation and elevates early markers of neurodegenerative disease, Shannon Levesque, Michael J. Surace, Jacob McDonald, Michelle L. Block
Anatomy and Neurobiology Publications

Development of melanopsin-based irradiance detecting circuitry, David S. McNeill, Catherine J. Sheely, Jennifer L. Ecker, Tudor C. Badea, Duncan Morhardt, William Guido, Samer Hattar
Anatomy and Neurobiology Publications

2008

Arabidopsis mRNA polyadenylation machinery: comprehensive analysis of protein-protein interactions and gene expression profiling, Arthur G. Hunt, Ruqiang Xu, Balasubrahmanyam Addepalli, Suryadevara Rao, Kevin P. Forbes, Lisa R. Meeks, Denghui Xing, Min Mo, Hongwei Zhao, Amrita Bandyopadhyay, Lavanya Dampanaboina, Amanda Marion, Carol Von Lanken, Qingshun Quinn Li
Anatomy and Neurobiology Publications

Protocol: Streamline cloning of genes into binary vectors in Agrobacterium via the Gateway® TOPO vector system, Ruqiang Xu, Qingshun Quinn Li
Anatomy and Neurobiology Publications

NADPH oxidase as a therapeutic target in Alzheimer's disease, Michelle L. Block
Anatomy and Neurobiology Publications

A synaptic nidogen: Developmental regulation and role of nidogen-2 at the neuromuscular junction, Michael A. Fox, Matthew SP Ho, Neil Smyth, Joshua R. Sanes
Anatomy and Neurobiology Publications

 
 
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