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Gregg E. Homanics, PhD
Office Address
Biomedical Science Tower 3 Room 6060
3501 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15261
Undergraduate School
West Virginia University, BS
Medical/Graduate School
University of Kentucky, MS
North Carolina State University, PhD
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Postdoctoral Fellowship
Selected Publications
  • Finegersh A, Ferguson C, Maxwell S, Mazariegos D, Farrell D, Homanics GE (2015) Repeated vapor ethanol exposure induces transient histone modifications in the brain that are modified by genotype and brain region. Front Mol Neurosci 8:39. PMCID: PMC PMC4524924
  • Xiong W, Chen SR, He L, Cheng K, Zhao YL, Chen H, Li DP, Homanics GE, Peever J, Rice KC, Wu LG, Pan HL, Zhang L (2014) Presynaptic glycine receptors as a potential therapeutic target for hyperekplexia disease. Nat Neurosci 17:232-239. PMCID: PMC 4019963
  • Finegersh A, Homanics GE (2014) Paternal alcohol exposure reduces alcohol drinking and increases behavioral sensitivity to alcohol selectively in male offspring. PLoS One 9:e99078. PMCID: PMC 4045990
  • Aguayo LG, Castro P, Mariqueo T, Munoz B, Xiong W, Zhang L, Lovinger DM, Homanics GE (2014) Altered sedative effects of ethanol in mice with alpha1 glycine receptor subunits that are insensitive to Gβγ modulation. Neuropsychopharmacology 39:2538-2548. PMCID: PMC PMC4207329
  • Ferguson C, McKay M, Harris RA, Homanics GE (2013) Toll-like receptor 4 (Tlr4) knockout rats produced by transcriptional activator-like effector nuclease (TALEN)-mediated gene inactivation. Alcohol 47:595-599. PMCID: PMC 3844088