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The School of Graduate Studies

Main Areas of Interest:

Learning and Memory/ Synaptic Plasticity

Todd Sacktor * Andre Fenton * Henri Tiedge * Armin Stelzer * Sherry Smith * John Kubie * Juan Marcos Alarcon * Joseph Francis * Doug Ling * Jenny Libien * Ivan Hernandez * Andrea Bibbig

Computer modeling of mammalian neuronal circuits/ Brain-machine interface

Joseph Francis * John Chapin * Bill Lytton * Andrea Bibbig * Andre Fenton

Computer modeling and imaging of brain extracellular space

Sabina Hrabetova

Physiology of chemical and/or electrical synapses

Bob Wong * Todd Sacktor * Sherry Smith * Mark Stewart * Keith Williams * Katherine Perkins * Herman Moreno * Lisa Merlin * Doug Ling * Nick Penington * Riccardo Bianchi * Ira Kass * Hillary Michelson * Armin Stelzer

Hippocampus, Entorhinal Cortex, Neocortex

Bob Wong * Todd Sacktor * Katherine Perkins * Lisa Merlin * Mark Stewart * Doug Ling * Riccardo Bianchi * Sherry Smith * Andrea Bibbig * Hillary Michelson * Armin Stelzer * Sue Mirra * Juan Marcos Alarcon * Jenny Libien * Joseph Francis * Sabina Hrabetova

Epilepsy - basic mechanisms

Bob Wong * Lisa Merlin * Mark Stewart * Katherine Perkins * Bill Lytton * Doug Ling * Riccardo Bianchi * Hillary Michelson * Armin Stelzer * Sherry Smith

Hippocampal and Entorhinal Place Cells/ Navigation

Andre Fenton * John Kubie * Jim Ranck * Steve Fox

Addiction/Anxiety/Pain

Diana Dow-Edwards * Alan Gintzler * Sherry Smith * Jeremy Coplan * Henri Begleiter laboratory

Attention and Cognition

Joseph Francis * John Chapin * Diana Dow-Edwards * Andre Fenton * Ivan Bodis-Wollner * Steve Fox * John Kubie * Jim Ranck * Howard Crystal * Alan Rudell * Jeremy Coplan

Neurotransmitters, Receptors, Channels, and Intracellular Signaling

Todd Sacktor (protein kinase C) * Keith Williams (glutamate, GABA, TRPC) * Sherry Smith (GABA) * Nick Penington (serotonin, TRPC) * Alan Gintzler (opioids) * Katherine Perkins (GABA, gap junctions) * Robert Wong (metabotropic glutamate, GABA, intracellular Ca++, TRPC) * Lisa Merlin (metabotropic glutamate) * Riccardo Bianchi (metabotropic glutamate) * Doug Ling (GABA) * Hillary Michelson (GABA, opioids, gap junctions) * Jenny Libien (retinoids, glutamate) * Charles Abrams (gap junctions) * Armin Stelzer (GABA)

Gap Junctions in Glia/Inherited Peripheral Neuropathy

Charles Abrams

Neurodegeneration

Peter Bergold * Ira Kass * Sue Mirra * Howard Crystal * Herman Moreno * Henri Tiedge * Jenny Libien

Neuronal Development and Regeneration

Diana Dow-Edwards * Henri Tiedge * Gladys Teitelman * Frank Scalia * Charles Abrams * Jeremy Coplan

Adult Neurogenesis

Jenny Libien * Andre Fenton * Jeremy Coplan

Synchronous brain activity/ Mammalian neuronal networks

Mark Stewart * Katherine Perkins * Joseph Francis * Lisa Merlin * Doug Ling * Bill Lytton * Bob Wong * Andrea Bibbig * Ivan Bodis-Wollner * Steve Fox * Randall Barbour * Hillary Michelson * John Chapin *

Alan Rudell

Fragile X / Down Syndrome

Bob Wong * Riccardo Bianchi * Lisa Merlin

Non-protein-coding RNAs in the Central Nervous System

Henri Tiedge

Retina and Visual System

Frank Scalia

Mammalian and Comparative Neuroanatomy

Frank Scalia