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The Division for Neuropharmacology (NEU) serves members with interests in all aspects of neuropharmacology research from studies in the central nervous system to peripheral autonomic pharmacology. Specific areas include, but are not limited to, neurochemistry, neurotransmission, neurotoxicity of drugs, neural receptor pharmacology, signal transduction in neural tissue, mechanisms of nervous system disorders, treatment of nervous system disorders, the pharmacology of drugs acting on the central nervous system and the peripheral nervous system, alcohol and drug addiction, drugs of abuse, and behavioral neuropharmacology.

Division Goals

  • To support our junior investigators via travel awards to Experimental Biology for undergraduate students, graduate students, and post-doctoral fellows, early career investigators awards, and mentoring programs

 

Division Hashtag

Posting on social media about the NEU division? Use #ASPETNEU.

Division News

  • March 01, 2021
    New this year, each ASPET division will host a 2021 Virtual Town Hall Meeting. This is your opportunity to connect with others who specialize in your research area, hear about your division's latest activities, and learn about how you can get involved in your division.
  • September 29, 2020
    October's JPET special issue gathers seven articles showcasing original research and reviews pertaining to sex differences in the cells that control immune responses in the brain.
  • June 29, 2020
    ASPET will be hosting its annual “Division Takeover” from July through early September. During this time, our divisions will have a week where they’ll feature prominently in our social media posts, and they’ll be sharing what makes their division unique and showcasing their members and the amazing work they do.
Last Updated: July 28, 2020

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