CNUP: Center for Neuroscience

Areas Of Concentration - Neurotransmitter Release and Signal Transduction

Charleen T. Chu
Mitochondrial homeostasis, dendritic remodeling and autophagy in neurodegeneration.
Donald B. DeFranco
Glucocorticoid Regulation of Neurodevelopment.
Yan Dong
Cellular and circuitry mechanisms underlying pathological neural plasticity
Anthony A. Grace
Neurophysiology of basal ganglia system related to psychiatric disorders.
John P. Horn
Synaptic computation and neuromodulation in catecholaminergic neurons
Yanhua Huang
Cellular and circuitry mechanisms underlying drug addiction and sleep regulation of reward.
Edwin S. Levitan
Control of transmitter release by electrical and biochemical signaling.
Stephen D. Meriney
Regulation and modulation of presynaptic ion channels and transmitter release in healthy and diseased synapses.
Rebecca P. Seal
Studies of neural plasticity in motor disorders and the neural circuits underlying touch and pain.
Dandan Sun
Ion transporters in neurological diseases.
Thanos Tzounopoulos
Cellular mechanisms for learning and memory and their role in auditory processing.
Amy K. Wagner
The impact of gender and changes in neurochemistry on rehabilitation and treatment outcomes after traumatic brain injury (TBI).