student

Zackari Murphy

zmurph2@uw.edu

Cell Signaling & Cell/Environment Interactions

Neuroscience

Research Summary

I study the role of the orbitofrontal cortex in decision/risk taking behaviors in terms of substance abuse. I utilize bimolecular tools such as DREADDS, Optogenetics, and photometry to tease apart and characterize neuronal interactions.

Lab Information

Advisor: Susan Ferguson
318-294-4100

Rotation Labs