Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology Bachelor and Master projects

Current projects

  • Using calcium imaging to detect pharmacologically-induced activity in arousal-related neurons with implications for sleep and wakefulness control, arousal and drug seeking behaviors (contact Kristi Kohlmeier;
  • Neuropharmacological investigations of GABAA/C receptors and ligands (pdf)
  • Characterization of the pharmacology of the GluK4 and GluK5 kainate (Ionotropic Glutamate Receptors (iGluR))
  • Pharmacological and structural investigation of AMPA and Kainic Acid receptors (Ionotropic Glutamate Receptors (iGluR))
  • Synthesis and Pharmacological characterization of novel Kainate and AMPA receptor ligands (Ionotropic Glutamate Receptors (iGluR))

General contacts

Kristi Kohlmeier, Associate Professor
Uffe Kristiansen, Associate Professor
Darryl Pickering, Associate Professor