The behavioral neuroscience graduate program at UC San Diego was named the best in the nation Wednesday March 17th 2016 by U.S. News & World Report. Many other programs at UCSD and San Diego State University were also highly ranked.
Jungkyun Seo married his fiance, Hyun, on January 9th, 2016 in South Korea. The beautiful photo below was taken a few days before in downtown Chicago. Congratulations and best wishes to the happy couple!
The article, “Individual Differences in Timing of Peak Positive Subjective Responses to d-Amphetamine: Relationship to Pharmacokinetics and Physiology”, was accepted for publication in the Journal of Psychopharmacology. Other authors include Chris Smith, Ronald Cowan, Robert Kessler, Abraham Palmer, Harriet de
The Browsers is a daily radio program and podcast produced at KSL NewsRadio in Salt Lake City, Utah. Hosts Jay McFarland and Amy Iverson discuss “the best of the web”, including current and breaking stories. Dr. Abraham Palmer discusses the
Article by Katherine McMurray and Abraham Palmer accepted for publication in Behavioral Brain Research
The article, “Neuronal overexpression of Glo1 or amygdalar microinjection of methylglyoxal is sufficient to regulate anxiety-like behavior in mice“, was accepted for publication in Behavioral Brain Research. Authors include Katherine McMurray, Xueliang Du, Michael Brownlee, and Abraham Palmer.
Jianjun Gao speaks at the 2015 Oriental Congress of Laboratory Medicine in Shanghai, China in December
The Oriental Congress of Laboratory Medicine held their 2015 annual meeting at the Shanghai International Convention Center on December 10-12, 2015. Jianjun Gao was invited to present his talk, “Genome-wide association study of Loneliness demonstrates a role for common variation”.
A recent article in Neuroscience News features the new findings presented by Abraham Palmer and James MacKillop at the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology’s 2015 meeting. Their research shows that delayed discounting has a heritable genetic basis. Delayed discounting is the
The American College of Neuropsychopharmacology’s 54th annual meeting was held in Hollywood, Florida from December 6-10th. Abraham Palmer chaired a panel titled “Genetic Approaches to Delay Discounting: Human and Non-Human Animal Approaches”, which included NIDA Center for GWAS in Outbred
Article co-authored by Clarissa Parker and Abraham Palmer accepted for publication in Neurobiology of Learning and Memory
The article, “A dendritic organization of lateral amygdala neurons in fear susceptible and resistant mice“, was accepted for publication in Neurobiology of Learning and Memory. Authors include Luke R Johnson, Vitor Castro-Gomes, Hadley C Bergstrom, Jennifer L McGuire, Clarissa C
Natalia Gonzales wins Outstanding Presentation Award at the International Mammalian Genome Conference in Yokohama, Japan!
In recognition of her outstanding presentation at the 29th International Mammalian Genome Conference, Natalia Gonzales was awarded the book “Genetics of the Mouse” from Springer. The name of her talk was “Genetic architecture of behavior in an advanced intercross line