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ITTS Symposium at ASPET

  • ASPET Annual Meeting 111 W Harbor Dr San Diego, CA USA (map)

Nancy Zahniser Memorial Symposium

The Dopamine Transporter in

Health and Disease

Symposium Co-Chairs: 

Habibeh Khoshbouei, Ph.D. (University of Florida)
Lynnette Daws, Ph.D. (University of Texas/San Antonio Health Sciences)


Dopamine Transporters and Psychostimulant Action: Lessons from Nancy 
Susan Amara - Scientific Director, Intramural Research Program, National Institute of Mental Health Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Neurobiology

Dopamine Transporters: Linking Obesity to Diabetes to Psychiatric Disorders 
Aurelio Galli - Professor, Director for Gastrointestinal Biology ResearchUniversity of Alabama, Birmingham

Cocaine Potency at the Dopamine Transporter: It’s Complicated! 
Sara Jones - Professor, Dept. of Physiology & Pharmacology, Wake Forest School of Medicine

Moving from Neuronal Transporter Structures to Clinically Relevant Therapeutics for Neurodegenerative Disorders 
Ulrik Gether - Professor, Department of Neuroscience and Pharmacology, University of Copenhagen

Modulation of Stimulant Actions by the Intertwining Activities of D2 Autoreceptors and PKCbeta 
Margaret Gnegy - Associate Chair, Department of Pharmacology, University of Michigan Medical School

Additional talk(s) to be selected from submitted abstracts. 

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