Erwin R. Arias-Hervert

         EA is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, he graduated from the Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana (UAM) in 2011 and was awarded a Ph.D. degree from the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) in 2016, both accredited institutions of higher learning in Mexico. Erwin investigates how the opioid receptor system regulates the strength of synaptic connections in cortical circuits involved in pain processing, using transgenic mouse models, brain slice electrophysiology, optogenetics, and cell imaging. Outside the lab, he loves spending time with his family and composing electronic music.

Interests:

- Excitable cells

- Synaptic physiology

- Neuropharmacology

- Psychoacoustics

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