MD, University of Illinois at Chicago
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine
Office: Jesse Brown VA Medical Center, Rm 7271
Phone: (312) 569-7422
Web Site: David Gavin Departmental Page
Elucidating factors that control gene expression in the reward circuitry as they relate to alcohol addiction using rodent and cellular models.
Gavin, D.P., Kusumo, H., Sharma, R.P., & Guizzetti, M. Ethanol-induced changes in poly (ADP ribose) polymerase and neuronal developmental gene expression. Neuropharmacol., 110 (2016) 287-296.
Gavin, D.P., Kusumo, H., Zhang, H., Guidotti, A., & Pandey, S.C. Role of growth arrest and DNA damage-inducible, beta in alcohol-drinking behaviors. Alcohol. Clin. Exp. Res., 40 (2016) 263-272.
Dincer, A., Gavin, D.P., Xu, K., Zhang, B., Dudley, J.T., Schadt, E.E., & Akbarian, S. Deciphering H3K4me3 broad domains associated with gene-regulatory networks and conserved epigenomic landscapes in the human brain. Transl. Psychiatry, 17 (2015) e679.
Gavin, D.P., Kusumo, H., Sharma, R.P., Guizzetti, M., Guidotti, A., & Pandey, S.C. Gadd45b and N-methyl-D-aspartate induced DNA demethylation in postmitotic neurons. Epigenomics, 7 (2015) 567-579.
Guizzetti, M., Zhang, X., Goeke, C., & Gavin, D.P. Glia and neurodevelopment: focus on fetal alcohol spectrum disorders. Front. Pediatr., 2 (2014) 123.