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John F Disterhoft

John F Disterhoft, PhD

Ernest J. and Hattie H. Magerstadt Memorial Research Professor of Physiology

Professor in Physiology and Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences


Ward Building Room Ward 7-158
303 E Chicago Avenue
Chicago IL 60611

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Aging; Alzheimer's Disease; Drug Discovery; Neuroscience; Psychology

Description of Interests

Learning, Biophysics, Neurophysiology, Eyeblink Conditioning, Aging, Hippocampus, Alzheimer's Disease, Potassium Currents, Calcium, fMRI

Professional Education

PhD: Fordham University, Psychology (1971)
Postdoctoral Fellowship: California Institute Of Technology (1973)

Most Recent Publications

Moskal JR, Burch R, Burgdorf JS, Kroes RA, Stanton PK, Disterhoft JF, David Leander J.
Expert Opinion on Investigational Drugs. 2014 Feb;23(2):243-254.doi:10.1517/13543784.2014.852536.
ISSN: 13543784

Núñez-Santana FL, Oh MM, Antion MD, Lee A, Hell JW, Disterhoft JF.
Aging Cell. 2014 Feb;13(1):111-120.doi:10.1111/acel.12157.
ISSN: 14749718

Hattori S, Yoon T, Disterhoft JF, Weiss C.
Journal of Neuroscience. 2014 Jan;34(4):1432-1445.doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.4428-13.2014.
ISSN: 02706474

Mckay BM, Oh MM, Disterhoft JF.
Journal of Neuroscience. 2013 Mar 27;33(13):5499-5506.doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.4068-12.2013.
PMID: 23536065   PMCID: PMC3678545   ISSN: 02706474

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