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Neurobiology of Stress-related Diseases

Seeking causes and possible treatments for depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, addiction and panic disorder

Pathogenesis of Epilepsy

Understanding mechanism of epilepsy onset and disease susceptibility

Neurotrauma

Identifying novel methods for assessment of prognosis and treatment of traumatic brain injury

Movement Disorders

Defining mechanisms underlying the pathology of Parkinson’s Disease and other movement disorders

Psychiatric disorders and addiction

Understanding mechanisms underlying pathology in schizophrenia and addictive disorders

Pain

Elucidating causes and devising new treatments for neuropathic pain

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