Originally published February 2006.
Emory’s neuroscience program has awarded Ph.D. degrees to 6 students since August of 2005. We wish them all the best of luck.
Ricardo Caceda 8/11/2005, Advisor: Charles Nemeroff – Neurotensin 1 receptor overexpression in the nucleus accumbens displays antipsychotic-like properties
Stan Nakanishi 8/29/2005, Advisor: Timothy Cope – Signaling Mechanisms Regulating Motoneuron Excitability and Ia afferent-Motoneuron Synaptic Efficacy in the Adult Rat
Wendy Hasenkamp 11/1/2005, Advisor: Scott Hemby – NMDA Receptors in the Entorhinal Cortex in Schizophrenia
Dinesh Raju 11/18/2005, Advisor: Yoland Smith, Thalamostriatal Systems in Rat and Monkey: An Examination of Synaptology, Synaptic Plasticity, and Topography
Olga Poisik 1/31/2006, Advisors: Yoland Smith and P. Jeffrey Conn (external advisor)-Functions of Metabotropic Glutamate Receptors in the Rat Globus Pallidus
Masa Kuwajima 1/31/2006, Advisors: Yoland Smith and Randy Hall – Distribution and Expression of Group I Metabotropic Glutamate Receptors in the Globus Pallidus and Subthalamic Nucleus: Regulatory Effects of Homer Proteins and Dopamine Depletion