Schmidt Lab attends SfN 2022

Schmidt Lab members Antonia Caffrey, Rae Herman, and Riley Merkel presented their research at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience in San Diego, California (Nov. 12 – 16).  In addition to displaying their original findings, the lab also took advantage of the opportunity to attend lectures by renowned scientists, explore graduate school programs, meet peers in the field, and enjoy the beauty of San Diego.

Poster Presentations

Antonia Caffrey presents “Exploring the role of neuropeptide Y receptor type 2 (Y2R) in fentanyl taking and seeking”
Rae Herman presents “GLP-1 Receptor Agonism in The Interpeduncular Nucleus Decreases Fentanyl Reinstatement in Male and Female Rats”
Riley Merkel presents “A novel role for amygdalar GLP-1 circuits in the reinstatement of cocaine-seeking behavior during abstinence”









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