Project 1

Using gene expression profiles to identify pH sensors in the brain

Project 2

Drug delivery to brainstem regions controlling breathing

Raphe neurons (green; NeuN) express the pH-sensitive potassium channel Kir5.1 (red)

Project 3

Breathing and other abnormalities in a rat model of SIDS

we measure breathing in newborn rats with custom made plethysmographs

Project 4

Experimental Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia (BPD) in rats alters the brain

The dynamic link between lung dysfunction and the control of breathing