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Root, David H Assistant Professor

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  • We utilize molecular, electrophysiological, imaging, and viral-based approaches to define, observe, and manipulate the specific neurons and pathways that govern seeking rewards, aversion avoidance, addiction, and depression.

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  • reward, aversion, addiction, self-administration, depression, learning, ventral tegmental area, dopamine, gaba, glutamate

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