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Katie Vance, Ph.D.

Autonomic Neurosciences

PhD, 2012, Emory University, Atlanta, GA

Rogers, Richard C.

Current Research:
Mechanisms of astrocytic control of the vagal afferent – nucleus of the solitary tract (NST) synapse.

Other Research Interests:
Mechanisms by which botanical extracts modulate autonomic function.