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Samir Haj-Dahmane, PhD

Samir Haj-Dahmane, PhD

Senior Research Scientist

Neuroscience

Research Assistant Professor, Pharmacology and Toxicology

Contact Information

1021 Main Street
Buffalo, NY  14203-1016
Phone: (716) 887-2231
Email: dahmane@ria.buffalo.edu

Primary Research Areas

Mechanisms and regulation of synaptic transmission in the central nervous system; the impact of stress and stress hormones on synaptic transmission and plasticity in monoaminergic nuclei; role of endogenous cannabinoids “endocannabinoids” in the regulation of neuronal excitability.

7/22/15
Shen | Haj-Dahmane | Dlugos
Researchers will study prenatal exposure to ethanol and how that might alter brain mechanisms that influence addiction.
7/15/15
Haj-Dahmane | Kaczocha
The goal of this study was to help develop inhibitors for Fatty Acid Binding Proteins (FABPs) in the brain to aid in new treatments of anxiety disorders and addiction.
7/15/15
Deutsch | Haj-Dahmane
The main goal of this study was to help develop pharmaceutical drugs that may help remedy pain, stress and/or withdrawal from drug abuse.