Carl Lupica, Ph.D.
Dr. Carl Lupica is Chief of the Electrophysiology Section. His research focuses on understanding the role of the endogenous cannabinoid system in regulating synaptic transmission and how this is disrupted during extended exposure to psychoactive components of cannabis. He uses a combination of preclinical experimental techniques, including electrophysiology, electrochemistry, and behavioral analyses of drug taking. Dr. Lupica earned a Ph.D. in physiological psychology at Wayne State University.
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