Epigenic Mechanisms of Stress-Induced Depression

When

Tue, Oct 15, 2019 12:00 pmuntilTue, Oct 15, 2019 1:00 pm

Where

Life Sciences Building Auditorium
145 Bevier Road
Piscataway
NJ
08854

Contact

(848) 445-1223

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About

Shusaku Uchida, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Graduate School of Medicine
Kyoto University, Japan

Stressful events are potent adverse environmental factors that can predispose individuals to psychiatric disorders such as major depression. In this seminar, I will focus on the role of epigenetic mechanisms in stress resilience and susceptibility in rodents and briefly discuss promising avenues of future investigation.