Rachelle Stopczynski, Ph.D.

Graduated: August, 2013
Mentor: Dr. Kathryn Albers
Thesis: Neuroplastic changes in a mouse model of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma
Current Position: Medical Student University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Prior Degree: BS University of Rochester (2006)


Morris, H.M., Stopczynski, R. E. and Lewis, D.A. NPY mRNA expression in the prefrontal cortex: selective reduction in the superficial white matter of subjects with schizoaffective disorder. Schizophrenia Research, 115(2-3): 261-9, 2009.

Stopczynski, R.E., Poloskey, S.L. and Haber, S.N. Cell proliferation in the striatum during postnatal development: preferential distribution in subregions of the ventral striatum. Brain, Structure, and Function, 213(1-2):119-27, 2008.