Melanie Gareau

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Assistant Professor

Departments

VM Anatomy, Physiol & Cell Bio

Offices and Labs

VM3B 2017
530-754-0605

Websites

Degrees

2006 PhD Physiology McMaster University

Research Interests

Microbiota-Gut-Brain axis

Characterizing the microbiota-gut-brain axis in models of inflammatory bowel disease and following infection with an enteric bacterial pathogen.

Determining the mechanisms involved in the development of the microbiota-gut-brain axis in early life.

Awards

CCFA Senior Research Award
NIH NCCIH R01
NIH NIMH R21
USDA NIFA (co-PI Maria Marco)

Department and Center Affiliations

MIND Institute Faculty
Center for Neuroscience (affiliate member)

ProfessionalSocieties

American Physiological Society

CBS Grad Group Affiliations

Molecular, Cellular, and Integrative Physiology

Specialties / Focus

Molecular, Cellular, and Integrative Physiology
  • Neurophysiology
  • Behavioral Physiology

Graduate Groups not Housed in CBS

Immunology
Microbiology

Courses

NPB 123