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NGP Student Composite

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Student Lab(s) Ph.D. Track Interests
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Revathi Balasubramanian
Ph.D.in Neurobiology & Anatomy

Role of transcription factors in retinal neurogenesis

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Shiona Biswas
Ph.D.in Neuroscience

Transcription factors involved in embryonic and early postnatal development of the CNS

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Matthew Cavanaugh
Ph.D.in Neuroscience

Recovery of vision in cortically blind subjects through training

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Adrianne Chesser
Ph.D.in Neuroscience

Mitochondrial function as a function of impaired fission and fusion in Parkinson's disease

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Christina Cloninger
Ph.D.in Neurobiology & Anatomy

Sensory Integration of Visual and Auditory Motion

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Ryan Dawes
Ph.D.in Neuroscience

Effect of psychological stress on breast cancer growth and progression

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Kelli Fagan
Ph.D.in Neuroscience

Sex differences in the nervous system

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Berkeley Fahrenthold
Ph.D.in Neuroscience

The prefrontal-basal ganglia circuit and its role in psychiatric disorders

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Julianne Feola
Ph.D.in Neuroscience

Neurodegeneration and Mechanisms of Protection in Stroke and Hypoxic Signaling

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Colin Lockwood
Ph.D.in Neurobiology & Anatomy

Systems neuroscience

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Rebecca Lowery
Ph.D.in Neuroscience

The role of microglia in synaptic plasticity

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Nguyen Mai
Ph.D.in Neuroscience

Cerebral ischemia-reperfusion injury

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Evan McConnell
Ph.D.in Neurobiology & Anatomy

Neuroglial signaling specifically how neurons talk to astrocytes and vice versa.

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Aimee Morris
  • Mink Lab
Ph.D.in Neuroscience

Musician Dystonia

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Heather Natola
Ph.D.in Neuroscience

Studying how astrocytes can be used as a therapy for Parkinson's Disease.

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John O'Donnell
Ph.D.in Neurobiology & Anatomy

Astrocytic Responses to Neuromodulators

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Adam Pallus
Ph.D.in Neurobiology & Anatomy

Neural control of movement and orienting behaviors

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Susanne Meredith Pritchard
Ph.D.in Neuroscience

The effect of different pathological forms of tau protein on mitochondrial morphology

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Rebecca Rausch
Ph.D.in Neuroscience

Role of Notch and BMP Signaling in Anterior Eye Development

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Fatima Rivera-Escalera
Ph.D.in Neuroscience

Interactions between the nervous and immune systems; neuroinflammation in Alzheimer's disease.

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Grayson Sipe
Ph.D.in Neurobiology & Anatomy

Roles of Microglia During Synaptic Plasticity

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Brianna Sleezer
Ph.D.in Neuroscience

Neural correlates of maladaptive decision-making in addiction

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Aleta Steevens
Ph.D.in Neuroscience

Determining the role of SOX2 in inner ear neurosensory development

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Jennifer Stripay
Ph.D.in Neuroscience

Identifying intrinsic mechanisms of chemoresistance in the malignant brain tumor Glioblastoma multiforme and the development of novel therapeutic approaches for this, and other, cancers.

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Wei Sun
Ph.D.in Neuroscience

Astrocytes in neurodegenerative disease

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Stephanie Syc
Ph.D.in Neuroscience

Mechanisms of optic neuropathy-induced cell death

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Xiaowei Wang
Ph.D.in Neuroscience

Traumatic brain injury and repair

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Laura Yunes-Medina
Ph.D.in Neuroscience

Hypoxic signaling in neurons