Congratulations to Dr. Lee Gilman, Daws Lab and Toney Lab for their recent publication in the International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology!! Click here to learn more.

Neuroinflammation contributes to high salt intake-augmented neuronal activation and active coping responses to acute stress. Gilman TL, Mitchell NC, Daws LC, Toney GM. Int J Neuropsychopharmacol. 2018 Dec 8. doi: 10.1093/ijnp/pyy099. [Epub ahead of print]

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Congratulations to Ngoni Madungwe for receiving the GSBS Fall 2018 Travel Award to attend and present at the American Heart Association Scientific Session in Chicago, IL!!

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Congratulations to Dr. Glenn Toney for being elected as a Faculty Senator!

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Congratulations to Dr. Julia Saifetiarova, Bhat Lab, for her recent publication in the Journal of Neuroscience Research! Click here to learn more.

Saifetiarova, J., and M. A. Bhat. (2018). Ablation of Cytoskeletal Scaffolding Proteins, Band 4.1B and Whirlin, Leads to Cerebellar Purkinje Axon Pathology and Motor Dysfunction. J. Neurosci. Res. 1-19.

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Congratulations to Dr. Teppei Fujikawa for being having his 2018 CBN pilot project selected for funding!!

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Congratulations to Dr. Swati Banerjee on her recent publication in Scientific Reports!!

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New manuscript accepted for Physiology and Pharmacology Graduate Valentina Garbarino, Ph.D. and SPUR Alumni Anastassia Nelson and Wynne Zhang authors!

Garbarino VR, Santos TA, Nelson AR, Zhang WQ, Smolik CM, Javors MA, Daws LC, Gould GG.  2018.  Prenatal metformin exposure or organic cation transporter 3 knock-out curbs social interaction preference in male mice.  Pharmacological Research, in press.

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Congratulations to Dr. Mark Shapiro and his lab for their publication in The Journal of Biological Chemistry titled “Phosphatidylinositol 4,5-bisphosphate (PIP2) regulates KCNQ3 K+ channels by interacting with four cytoplasmic channel domains”!

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Congratulations to Fabio Vigil, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow in Dr. Shapiro’s lab for being selected as the UT Health SA SALSI Award Winner at the 2018 SAPRF!

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Congratulations to Lynette Daws, PhD, Professor of Cellular and integrative Physiology, and Wouter Koek, PhD, Professor of Psychiatry, published “Effects of antidepressants desipramine and fluvoxamine on latency to immobility and duration of immobility in the forced swim test in adult male C57BL/6j mice” in Behavioural Pharmacology. Full article linked here.

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