UAB neuroscientists are pursuing discoveries with the potential to reshape understanding of the brain.
Molecular events that form such “reward memories” appear to differ from those created by drug addiction, despite the popular theory that addiction hijacks normal reward pathways.
Work may provide insight into drug design for autism, movement disorders.
The joint department formalizes a collaboration that began in 2009 when UAB created an undergraduate program in neuroscience.
The book addresses molecular, cellular, behavioral and clinical roles for epigenetic mechanisms in the nervous system