RESEARCH

“Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn."

-Xunzi, Confucian philosopher

Overall lab process

LAB GOAL: COMBINING MOLECULAR GENETIC APPROACHES TO STUDY MOTIVATED BEHAVIORS RELATED TO SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER.

Presentation1.jpg

AMPA RECEPTOR GLUTAMATE TRANSMISSION IN THE NUCLEUS ACCUMBENS IS NECESSARY FOR PSYCHOLOGICAL SIGNS OF OPIOID WITHDRAWAL.

Pilot Double Label Slice2_Series007Snapshot2_ch00.jpg

MAPPING NEURAL CIRCUITS INVOLVED IN OPIOID WITHDRAWAL-INDUCED EXCITATION OF THE NUCLEUS ACCUMBENS.

Presentation3.jpg

EFFECTS OF BIOLOGICAL SEX ON ADDICTIVE BEHAVIOR