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Closeup of pipetting in the lab at the Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health

DMCBH members awarded Fall 2022 CIHR project grants to support health research

The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) has announced the results of its Fall 2022 project grant competition. Congratulations to all the Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health members who were awarded project grants, with 10 projects receiving more than $6 million in funding. In total, the CIHR Fall 2022 competition has approved 382 research grants, plus 93 bridge grants,…

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Dr. Rosemary Bagot: At the intersection of threat and reward in nucleus accumbens glutamatergic afferents

February 17

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Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z3 Canada

Zoom option if unable to attend in person: Zoom link here (click on “Join a meeting”) Meeting ID: 91512 289258 Passcode: 289258 The nucleus accumbens integrates diverse inputs, balancing threat and reward to orchestrate motivated behaviour. Glutamatergic projections from the ventral hippocampus and medial prefrontal cortex converge in the accumbens medial shell and are implicated in reward processing as well as adaptation…

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