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Edouard Viard, Ph.D.

Autonomic Neuroscience

PhD, 2004, UMDNJ, Newark, NJ

Rogers, Richard C.

Current Research:
Systemic cholecystokinin amplifies vago-vagal reflex responses recorded in vagal motor neurons.

Other Research Interests:
Modulation of the vago-vagal reflex circuit involved in the gastric accommodation reflex; how different molecules acting on this circuit could influence feeding behavior.