• 6962 Citations
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1976 …2019

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Research interests

Dr. Robert Levenson’s research has focused on the molecular regulation of GPCR signaling and the etiology of schizophrenia and substance abuse. He is currently a senior member of the University of Pennsylvania Center for Translational Research on the Clinical Neurobiology of Drug Addiction.

Teaching and educational interests

Dr. Robert Levenson serves as co-director of the MD/PhD Medical Scientist Training Program at Penn State Collge of Medicine.

Professional information

Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science (2017)

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Generation and Characterization of MORIP Transgenic Mice

Levenson, R., Ferraro, T., Berrettini, W. & Berrettini, W.

National Institute on Drug Abuse


Project: Research project

  • Research Output

    Open Access
  • Identifying novel members of the Wntless interactome through genetic and candidate gene approaches

    Petko, J. A., Tranchina, T., Patel, G., Levenson, R. & Justice-Bitner, S., Apr 1 2018, In : Brain Research Bulletin. 138, p. 96-105 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 2 Scopus citations

    Early avoidance of a heroin-paired taste-cue and subsequent addiction-like behavior in rats

    Jenney, C. B., Petko, J., Ebersole, B., Njatcha, C. V. N., Uzamere, T. O., Alexander, D. N., Grigson, P. S. & Levenson, R., Jan 1 2016, In : Brain Research Bulletin. 123, p. 61-70 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 5 Scopus citations

    Effect of C-Terminal S-palmitoylation on D2 dopamine receptor trafficking and stability

    Ebersole, B., Petko, J., Woll, M., Murakami, S., Sokolina, K., Wong, V., Stagljar, I., Lüscher, B. & Levenson, R., Nov 4 2015, In : PloS one. 10, 11, 140661.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 19 Scopus citations

    Low expression of D2R and wntless correlates with high motivation for heroin

    Tacelosky, D. M., Alexander, D. N., Morse, M., Hajnal, A., Berg, A., Levenson, R. & Grigson-Kennedy, P. S., Dec 1 2015, In : Behavioral Neuroscience. 129, 6, p. 744-755 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 9 Scopus citations