The article, “Systems genetic and pharmacological analysis identifies candidate genes underlying mechanosensation in the von Frey test”, was published in Genes, Brain and Behavior on May 27, 2016. Other authors include Erin Young, Camron Bryant, Seo Eun Lee, Ximei Peng,
Dr. Palmer presented at the Pharmacology and Toxicology Seminar Series at Virginia Commonwealth University on May 5th. His talk was titled “Quantitative Genetic Studies of Behavior in Mice, Rats and Humans”.
Dr. Palmer presented at the Psychiatry Grand Rounds at the University of Michigan on May 4th, hosted by Dr. Shelly Flagel. His talk was titled “GWAS for Behavioral, Physiological and Gene Expression Traits in Mice and Rats, How We Do
Article co-authored by P50 collaborators and Abraham Palmer accepted for publication in Psychopharmacology
The article, “Premature responding is associated with approach to a food cue in male and female heterogeneous stock rats”, was accepted for publication in Psychopharmacology. Authors include Christopher King, Abraham Palmer, Leah Solberg Woods, Larry Hawk, Jerry Richards, and Paul
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”.