Francis M Sessler, Ph.D.

1985–1989

Project: Sec­ond mes­sen­ger mech­a­nisms under­ly­ing nora­dren­er­gic mod­u­la­tion of GABAer­gic synap­tic trans­mis­sion.

Cur­rent posi­tion: Asso­ciate Pro­fes­sor, Dept. of Neu­ro­bi­ol­ogy and Anatomy, Drexel Uni­ver­sity Col­lege of Med­i­cine, Philadel­phia, PA

Noradrenergic enhancement of GABA-induced input resistance changes in layer V regular spiking pyramidal neurons of rat somatosensory cortex.Sessler FM, Liu W, Kirifides ML, Mouradian RD, Lin RC, et al. Brain research. 1995; 675(1-2):171-82.

Electrophysiological actions of VIP in rat somatosensory cortex. Sessler FM, Grady SM, Waterhouse BD, Moises HC. Peptides. 1991; 12(4):715-21.

Noradrenergic potentiation of cerebellar Purkinje cell responses to GABA: evidence for mediation through the beta-adrenoceptor-coupled cyclic AMP system.Sessler FM, Mouradian RD, Cheng JT, Yeh HH, Liu WM, et al. Brain research. 1989; 499(1):27-38.