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Department

Neuroscience

Grace Porter

Graduate Student

Personal Statement:

Grace’s project involves investigating the role of BDNF in regulating the brain-based consequences of chronic stress or inflammation. The goal will be to identify mechanisms by which genetic disruption of the BDNF system contribute to a state of vulnerability for the development of neuropsychiatric symptoms.
Hometown
Twinsburg, Ohio
Lab Association
Jason O’Connor, Ph.D.
Hobbies and Interests
Reading, sewing, and playing with cats.


Education

BS, Psychology
Kent State University - Kent, Ohio