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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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Felix Ramos Busot
    TBD

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    Matthew Cavanaugh
      TBD

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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 Neuroscience

        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

          Vascular neurology, genetics

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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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          Catherine O'Leary
          TBD

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          Adam Pallus
          Ph.D.in Neurobiology & Anatomy

          Neural control of movement and orienting behaviors

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          David Paul
          M.D.in Medical Education

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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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          Imran Punekar
          • Mink Lab
          Ph.D.in Neurobiology & Anatomy

          Movement disorders, specifically in Deep Brain Stimulation recipients suffering from Parkinson’s and Huntington’s diseases.

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          Rebecca Rausch
            TBD

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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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            Michele Lavinia-Ann Saul
            Ph.D.in Neurobiology & Anatomy

            Juvenile stress and the development of the amygdala.

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            Grayson Sipe
            Ph.D.in Neurobiology & Anatomy

            Roles of Microglia During Synaptic Plasticity

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            Brianna Sleezer
            TBD

            Neural correlates of maladaptive decision-making in addiction

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            Irina Statnikova
            • Mink Lab
            Ph.D.in Neuroscience

            Basal ganglia circuitry and function

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            Aleta Steevens
              TBD

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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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                Helen Shinru Wei
                Ph.D.in Neurobiology & Anatomy

                Astrocytic control of cerebral microcirculation

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                Laura Yunes-Medina
                TBD