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Samir Haj-Dahmane, PhD

Samir Haj-Dahmane, PhD

Senior Research Scientist


Research Assistant Professor, Pharmacology and Toxicology

Contact Information

1021 Main Street
Buffalo, NY  14203-1016
Phone: (716) 887-2231

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.

Shen | Haj-Dahmane | Dlugos
Researchers will study prenatal exposure to ethanol and how that might alter brain mechanisms that influence addiction.
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.
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.