A photo of Candi LaSarge.

Instructor, UC Department of Anesthesia

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Biography & Affiliation

Research Interests

Epilepsy; neurological disorders; learning and memory; spreading depolarizations

Academic Affiliation

Instructor, UC Department of Anesthesia

Divisions

Anesthesia

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An Amazing Journey to Explore the Mind

Steve C. Danzer, PhD, Jesse Skoch, MD, Candi L. LaSarge, PhD7/3/2019

Education

BS: Cell and Molecular Biology, Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 2002.

MS: Behavioral and Cellular Neuroscience, Psychology, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, 2007.

PhD: Behavioral and Cellular Neuroscience, Psychology, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, 2011.

Postdoctoral Training: Department of Anesthesia, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 2011-2017.

Publications

Impact of mTOR hyperactive neurons on the morphology and physiology of adjacent neurons: Do PTEN KO cells make bad neighbors?. LaSarge, CL; Pun, RY K; Gu, Z; Santos, VR; Danzer, SC. Experimental Neurology. 2019; 321:113029-113029.

Self-reinforcing effects of mTOR hyperactive neurons on dendritic growth. Arafa, SR; LaSarge, CL; Pun, RY K; Khademi, S; Danzer, SC. Experimental Neurology. 2019; 311:125-134.

PTEN deletion increases hippocampal granule cell excitability in male and female mice. Santos, VR; Pun, RY K; Arafa, SR; LaSarge, CL; Rowley, S; Khademi, S; Bouley, T; Holland, KD; Garcia-Cairasco, N; Danzer, SC. Neurobiology of Disease. 2017; 108:339-351.

Disrupted hippocampal network physiology following PTEN deletion from newborn dentate granule cells. LaSarge, CL; Pun, RY K; Muntifering, MB; Danzer, SC. Neurobiology of Disease. 2016; 96:105-114.

Impact of rapamycin on status epilepticus induced hippocampal pathology and weight gain. Hester, MS; Hosford, BE; Santos, VR; Singh, SP; Rolle, IJ; LaSarge, CL; Liska, JP; Garcia-Cairasco, N; Danzer, SC. Experimental Neurology. 2016; 280:1-12.

Clonal analysis of newborn hippocampal dentate granule cell proliferation and development in temporal lobe epilepsy. Singh, SP; LaSarge, CL; An, A; McAuliffe, JJ; Danzer, SC. eNeuro. 2015; 2:ENEURO.0087-15.2015.