Dr. Rafael Gutiérrez Aguilar

Post-Doctoral: Humboldt University, Berlin, 1993-1996.
Ph.D.: Neurociences. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. 1993.
M.Sc.: Psycho-Biology, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. 1988.
B.Sc.: Psychology (Physiological). Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. 1985.
Researcher “Cinvestav 3E”.
National System of Researchers (SNI): Level 3

Research lines:

  • Synaptic plasticity
  • Phenotypic plasticity
  • Epileptogenesis
Representative publications:

Vivar, C., Traub, R.D., Gutiérrez, R. Mixed electrical-chemical transmission between hippocampal mossy fibers and pyramidal cells. Eur. J. Neurosci. 35: 78-82, 2012.

Libro: Co-existence and Co-release of Classical Neuro-transmitters. Ex uno plures. Gutierrez, R. (Ed.). Springer Verlag. 2009. ISBN:978-0-387-09621-6.

Treviño, M., Vivar, C., Gutiérrez, R. Beta-gamma Oscillatory activity in the CA3 hippocampal area is depressed by aberrant GABAergic transmission from the dentate gyrus after seizures. J. Neurosci. 27: 251–259, 2007.

Gómez-Lira, G., Lamas, M., Romo-Parra, H., Gutiérrez, R. Programmed and induced phenotype of the hippocampal granule cells. J. Neurosci. 25: 6939-6946, 2005.

Gutiérrez, R., Romo-Parra, H., Maqueda, J., Vivar, C., Ramírez, M., Morales M.A., Lamas, M. Plasticity of the GABAergic phenotype of the “glutamatergic” granule cells of the rat dentate gyrus. J. Neurosci. 23(13): 5594-5598, 2003.

 


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