Graduate Student

Lindsey Snyder



Room: E1402 Biomedical Science Tower
Phone: 412-624-8182
Mentor: Dr. Sarah Ross
mccleml@pitt.edu

Prior Degree:

BS, Allegheny College(2010)

Focus:

Understanding the neural circuits underlying pain and itch sensation in the spinal cord dorsal horn.

Publications:

Kardon, A., Polgar, E., Hachisuka, J., Snyder, L.M., Cameron, D., Savage, S., Cai, X., Karnup, S., Fan, C., Hemenway, G., Bernard, C., Schwartz, E.S., Nagase, H., Watanabe, M., Furuta, T., Kaneko, T., Todd, A.J. and Ross, S.E. Dynorphin acts as a neuromodulator to inhibit itch in the dorsal horn of the spinal cord. Neuron, 2014 (submitted).