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Organization profile

Organization profile

Penn State Neuroscience Institute works to:

  • Assure excellence in basic and clinical research studies that increase understanding of the normal and diseased brain.
  • Promote the translation of research findings into new treatments for neurological disease, such as brain tumors, epilepsy, Parkinson’s disease and stroke.
  • Improve the care of patients with neurological and neurobehavioral diseases, such as confused mental states, Alzheimer’s disease and abnormal behaviors.
  • Provide a rich intellectual environment, so those studying neuroscience have the best possible educational experience.

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    Research Output

    Aberrant mPFC GABAergic synaptic transmission and fear behavior in neuroligin-2 R215H knock-in mice

    Chen, J., Dong, B., Feng, X., Jiang, D., Chen, G., Long, C. & Yang, L., Mar 1 2020, In : Brain research. 1730, 146671.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • A contemporary and comprehensive analysis of the costs of stroke in the United States

    Girotra, T., Lekoubou, A., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Mar 15 2020, In : Journal of the neurological sciences. 410, 116643.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Advancing Scientific Integrity, Transparency, and Openness in Child Development Research: Challenges and Possible Solutions

    Gilmore, R. O., Cole, P. M., Verma, S., van Aken, M. A. G. & Worthman, C. M., Mar 1 2020, In : Child Development Perspectives. 14, 1, p. 9-14 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • An Electronic Aerosol Delivery System for Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging

    Hobkirk, A. L., Bitzer, Z., Goel, R., Sica, C. T., Livelsberger, C., Yingst, J., Houser, K. R., Rupprecht, S., Trushin, N., Karunanayaka, P., Foulds, J., Richie, J. P., Spreen, L., Hoglen, B., Wang, J., Elias, R. J. & Yang, Q. X., Jan 1 2020, In : Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment. 14

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • Open Access
  • Application of Reinforcement Learning to Deep Brain Stimulation in a Computational Model of Parkinson's Disease

    Lu, M., Wei, X., Che, Y., Wang, J. & Loparo, K. A., Jan 2020, In : IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering. 28, 1, p. 339-349 11 p., 8895773.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Are there any differential responses to concussive injury in civilian versus athletic populations: a neuroimaging study

    Johnson, B., Dodd, A., Mayer, A. R., Hallett, M. & Slobounov, S., Feb 1 2020, In : Brain Imaging and Behavior. 14, 1, p. 110-117 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Assessment of midline lingual point-pressure somatosensation using von frey hair monofilaments

    Etter, N. M., Breen, S. P., Alcala, M. I. M., Ziegler, G. R. & Hayes, J. E., Feb 2020, In : Journal of Visualized Experiments. 2020, 156, e60656.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • Associations among patient care workers' schedule control, sleep, job satisfaction and turnover intentions

    Brossoit, R. M., Crain, T. L., Hammer, L. B., Lee, S., Bodner, T. E. & Buxton, O. M., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Stress and Health.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Associations of olfactory dysfunction with anthropometric and cardiometabolic measures: Findings from the 2013–2014 national health and nutrition examination survey (NHANES)

    Gallo, S., Byham-Gray, L., Duffy, V. B., Hoffman, H. J., Hayes, J. E. & Rawal, S., Mar 1 2020, In : Physiology and Behavior. 215, 112702.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Projects

  • Prizes

    Junior Faculty Research Scholar Award

    Kim, Yongsoo (Recipient), Karunanayaka, Prasanna (Recipient) & Howrylak, Judie Ann (Recipient), 2017

    Prize: Honorary award