Valerie Larson, MS

MD/PhD student

 The Solomon H. Snyder Department of Neuroscience

Contact information
 vgordon4 (at) jhmi (dot) edu
Lab Phone
 (410) 955-6949
 (410) 955-6942
Mailing Address
 Department of Neuroscience
 Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
 725 North Wolfe Street, WBSB 1001
 Baltimore, MD 21205
  • B.S. Yale University
  • M.S. Yale University
Selected publications

Pathania M, Torres-Reveron J, Yan L, Kimura T, Lin TV, Gordon V, Teng ZQ, Zhao X, Fulga TA, Van Vactor D, Bordey A. (2012) miR-132 enhances dendritic morphogenesis, spine density, synaptic integration, and survival of newborn olfactory bulb neurons. PloS One, 7(5):e38174.

Platel JC, Dave KA, Gordon V, Lacar B, Rubio ME, Bordey A. (2010) NMDA receptors activated by subventricular zone astrocytic glutamate are critical for neuroblast survival prior to entering a synaptic network. Neuron, 65(6):859-72.

Platel JC, Gordon V, Heintz T, Bordey A. (2009) GFAP-GFP neural progenitors are antigenically homogeneous and anchored in their enclosed mosaic niche. Glia, 57(1):66-78.

Platel JC, Heintz T, Young S, Gordon V, Bordey A. (2008) Tonic activation of GLUK5 kainate receptors decreases neuroblast migration in whole-mounts of the subventricular zone. J Physiol, 586(16):3783-93.