Neuroscience Graduate Students


   


       katelyn alverson



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Graduate Advisor:    Krishnan Dhandapani, PhD       

Research:   Katelyn studies traumatic brain injury and neuroprotective mechanisms   


 

 

 Xing fang

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       Graduate Advisor:   Xin-Yun Lu, MD, PhD

Research:   Xing is studying the roles of hypothalamic proopiomelanocortin (POMC) and agouti-related protein (AgRP) neurons in susceptibility and adaptation to chronic stress

 

 

 Yujiao Lu 

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            Graduate Advisor:  Quanguang Zhang, PhD          

                   Research:   Yujiao studies the role of local-derived brain estrogen in plasticity, cognition and neuroprotection.

 

Luodan Yang


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     Graduate Advisor:    Quanguang Zhang, PhD

     Research:  Luodan studies the effect of photobiomodulation  on neurodegenerative disease

 




Marissa Seamon


 

 

 


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Graduate Advisor:  Chandramohan Wakade       

Research:  Marissa studies the benefits of niacin supplementation for Parkinson's Disease patients    

 

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  CD9 labeled extracellular vesicles isolated from Parkinson's Disease patient plasma.

 



Jacob Kumro

 

Graduate Advisor:  David Blake, PhD  jkumro
Research:  Cholinergic Regulation of Neuroplasticity and Blood Flow

 




Wonjo Jang

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      Graduate Advisor:  Nevin Lambert, PhD
      Research:  G protein-couples receptor signaling in living cells