Nagaya, Naomi individual record
Research Assistant Professor

My research focuses on the hormonal regulation of behavior, particularly the role for neurosteroids in fear, anxiety, and emotional learning and memory.

education and training
selected publications
Academic Articles12
  • Acca, G. M., Mathew, A. S., Jin, J., Maren, S., & Nagaya, N (2017). Allopregnanolone induces state-dependent fear via the bed nucleus of the stria terminalis.. Horm Behav. 89, 137-144.
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  • Nagaya, N., & Maren, S (2015). Sex, steroids, and fear.. Biol Psychiatry. 78(3), 152-153.
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  • Nagaya, N., Acca, G. M., & Maren, S. (2015). Allopregnanolone in the bed nucleus of the stria terminalis modulates contextual fear in rats.. Front Behav Neurosci. 9(AUGUST), 205.
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  • Nagaya, N., Tittle, R. K., Saar, N., Dellal, S. S., & Hume, R. I (2005). An intersubunit zinc binding site in rat P2X2 receptors.. J Biol Chem. 280(28), 25982-25993.
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  • Nagaya, N., & Macdonald, R. L (2001). Two gamma2L subunit domains confer low Zn2+ sensitivity to ternary GABA(A) receptors.. J Physiol. 532(Pt 1), 17-30.
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Texas A&M University; Psychology; 3474 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-3474