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Congratulations to Lee Gilman and Melodi Bowman they are recipients of the post-doctoral and student (respectively) American Society of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET) Travel Award to attend the Experimental Biology Meeting in San Diego this April!!

February 22, 2018

Congratulations to Lee Gilman and Melodi Bowman they are recipients of the post-doctoral and student (respectively) American Society of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET) Travel Award to attend the Experimental Biology Meeting in San Diego this April.  Lee was also selected to present in the best post-doctoral oral presentation, and Melodi to present in a […]


Congratulations to Lee Gilman and Melodi Bowman recipients of travel awards from the International Society for Serotonin Research to attend the ISSR’s 19th meeting in Cork, Ireland!

February 6, 2018

Lee Gilman and Melodi Bowman have been awarded travel awards from the International Society for Serotonin Research (ISSR) to attend the 19th meeting of the ISSR being held in Cork, Ireland, July 15-19, 2018.


Congratulations Tabita Kreko on her publication in Cell Stress!

February 2, 2018

Titled: “Rejuvenation of the aged neuromuscular junction by exercise.”


Congratulations Dr. Galvan for having an article selected for APSselect!!!

February 2, 2018

APSselect is a collection from the APS that showcases some of the best recently published articles in physiological research.



Congratulations Dr. Jean Bopassa on being selected as the recipient of the 2018 Presidential Excellence Award in the category of Distinguished Junior Research Scholar!

December 21, 2017

Dr. Jean Bopassa has been selected as the recipient of the 2018 Presidential Excellence Award in the category of Distinguished Junior Research Scholar.




The Future of Research – Martin Paukert, M.D.

October 25, 2017

Martin Paukert, M.D., is on the cutting edge of working with cells that have long been under-appreciated, yet could play a role in our ability to pay attention and help slow the progression of Alzheimer’s disease or eventually prevent onset of the disease. Dr. Paukert, who joined the Joe R. & Teresa Lozano Long School […]




Dr. Martin Paukert: Astroglia Research

October 25, 2017

Dr. Martin Paukert’s lab is interested in the role of neuron-astroglia interaction in neuromodulation. Astroglia are recognized for their homeostatic support functions during neuronal activity.