Jesse Wood

Graduated

2015

Mentor

Dr. Bita Moghaddam

Thesis

Ventral tegmental area neuronal ensembles accurately encode action numberĀ 

Prior Degree

BS, Virginia Commonwealth University (2014)

Publications

Moghaddam, B. and Wood, J. Teamwork Matters: Coordinated Neuronal Activity in Brain Systems Relevant to Psychiatric Disorders. JAMA Psychiatry. 013 Dec 4. doi: 10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2013.2080. [Epub ahead of print]

Simon, N.W., Gregory, T.A., Wood, J. and Moghaddam, B. Differences in Response Initiation and Behavioral Flexibility Between Adolescent and Adult Rats. Behavioral Neuroscience, (in press).

Wood, J., Kim, Y. and Moghaddam, B. Disruption of Prefrontal Cortex Large Scale Neuronal Activity by Different Classes of Psychotomimetic Drugs. Journal of Neuroscience, (accepted).

Kim, Y., Wood, J. and Moghaddam, B. Coordinated activity of ventral tegmental neurons adapts to appetitive and aversive learning. PLoS ONE 7(1): e29766. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0029766

Kotermanski, S.E., Wood, J.T. and Johnson, J.W. Memantine binding to a superficial site on NMDA receptors contributes to partial trapping. J Physiol., Oct 1; 587(Pt 19): 4589-604, 2009.

Prus, A.J., Pehrson, A.L., Philibin, S.D., Wood, J.T., Vunck, S.A. and Porter, J.H. The role of M1 muscarinic cholinergic receptors in the discriminative stimulus properties of N-desmethylclozapine and the atypical antipsychotic drug clozapine in rats. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2009 Apr;203(2):295-301. doi: 10.1007/s00213-008-1262-0. Epub 2008 Aug 7.