Carina Isabel Soares da Cunha, Universidade do Minho – Columbia University

August 2019 (9 months) – Neuroscience

Carina will be doing research on the anatomical and functional connections between the NAc D1- and D2-MSNs and the VP, and reciprocal GABAergic, glutamatergic and cholinergic projections, and how relevant are these connections for motivated/rewarded behavior.