University of Vermont COBRE 1 & 2

"Center for Neuroscience Excellence"
 Pilot Projects and Investigators Years 1 - 10
 P20 RR016435, 9/1/2001 - 6/30/2011

Investigator/DepartmentCOBRE Funded DatesProject Title
John Green, Ph.D., Psychology2004-6Hippocampal Activity During Blocking and Unblocking
Alan Howe, Ph.D., Pharmacology2004-6Spatial Regulation of Protein Kinase A Signaling During Growth Cone Guidance
** Miguel Martin-Caraballo, Ph.D., Biology2004-6Expression of the AMPA Receptor Subunit GluR2 in Chick Lumbar Motoneurons
Jeffrey Spees, Ph.D., Medicine2006-6Adult Bone Marrow Step Cells for Neurological Repair
** Uma Wesley, Ph.D., Microbiology and Molecular Genetics2005-6Role of a Transmembrance Protease, Dipeptidyl Peptidase, In Neuroblastomas
Investigator/DepartmentCOBRE Funded DatesProject Title
Sayamwong Hammack, Ph.D., Psychology2011-12Role of PACAP In Anxiety-like Behavioral Consequences of Chronic Stress
Jesse Jacobs, Ph.D., Rehabilitation & Movement Science2010-11The Neurophysiology of Postural Coordination With Low Back Pain
Diane Jaworski, Ph.D., Anatomy & Neurobiology2010-11Regulation of Aspartoacylase in Glioma:Potential Role as a Tumor Suppressor

** Moved to another institution:
Miguel Martin-Caraballo, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Maryland Eastern Shore
Umadevi Wesley, Ph.D., Senior Scientist, Neurological Surgery, University of Wisconsin