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Robert Mans


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Associate Professor
PhD, Neurobiology – University of Alabama at Birmingham

Office: SC 1006 (Armstrong)
Phone: (912) 344-3314
E-mail: rmans@georgiasouthern.edu

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Teaching
Principles of Biology I, Anatomy and Physiology I, Anatomy and Physiology II, Mammalian Physiology, Research, Special Topics – Electrophysiology of The Nervous System

Research Interests
Dr. Mans studies the physiology of learning and memory using zebrafish as a model organism.  Currently, the lab uses behavioral and molecular approaches to characterize proteins necessary for synaptic plasticity in vertebrates. Future studies will investigate the molecular mechanisms by which acute sleep deprivation impairs memory and whether chronic sleep deprivation can induce neurodegeneration in vertebrates.

Last updated: 7/31/2020

Department of Biology • Statesboro: 912-478-5487 • Armstrong: 912-344-3330 • Liberty: 912-877-1906

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