OHSU

Lauren Kruse

Graduate Student, PhD Candidate

kruseEducation

BS, Psychology (2010), Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN

Preceptor

Kari J. Buck, PhD

Email

kruse@ohsu.edu

2nd Year Research Project

Mpdz messenger RNA expression is reduced and ethanol withdrawal severity increased by Mpdz RNA interference in the caudolateral substantia nigra pars reticulata.

Dissertation Project

The role of Mpdz in acute alcohol withdrawal and binge alcohol drinking.