David A. Nielsen

Baylor College of Medicine, USA


David A. Nielsen, Ph.D. holder, works as an Associate Professor of psychiatry and behavioral science at the Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex, USA, performs pharmacogenetic research aimed at understanding the interindividual differences in pharmacogenetic components that modulate therapeutic response of treatment of psychostimulant addiction, vaccines for the treatment of addictions, vulnerability to develop cocaine and nicotine addiction, and recovery from traumatic brain injury (TBI). He also studies the epigenetics of addictive drugs, cocaine associated decreases in brain white matter integrity, TBI, and maternal behavior.

Biography Updated on 7 June 2012

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