Paula C. Bickford, Ph.D.
Department of Neurosurgery and Brain Repair MDC 78University of South Florida College of Medicine
12901 Bruce B. Downs Blvd
Tampa, FL 33612
Traumatic brain injury
|Research Description||My laboratory has a long-standing interest in understanding the behavioral, cellular, molecular and genetic components of aging. Equally a major research focus is testing therapies for age-related diseases, with special emphasis on herbal medicine.|
Morgan D, Landreth G, Bickford P. The promise and perils of an Alzheimer disease vaccine: a video debate. J Neuroimmune Pharmacol. 2009 Mar;4(1):1-3.
Paredes DA, Cartford MC, Catlow BJ, Samec A, Avilas M, George A, Schlunck A, Small B, Bickford PC. Neurotransmitter release during delay eyeblink classical conditioning: role of norepinephrine in consolidation and effect of age. Neurobiol Learn Mem. 2009 Oct;92(3):267-82. Epub 2008 Oct 21.
Gemma C, Bachstetter AD, Cole MJ, Fister M, Hudson C, Bickford PC. Blockade of caspase-1 increases neurogenesis in the aged hippocampus. Eur J Neurosci. 2007 Nov;26(10):2795-803.