Dr. Nora BOURBIA

Group Leader of the Neurobiology and Physiology group at Public Health England, Centre for Radiation, Chemical and Environmental Hazards (PHE CRCE)

Author: Nora

The guanine nucleotide exchange factor, Spata13, influences social behaviour and nocturnal activity

Scand J Pain. 2018 Jul 1;2(3):137-138. doi: 10.1016/j.sjpain.2011.05.001.  The guanine nucleotide exchange factor, Spata13, influences social behaviour and nocturnal activity Nora Bourbia, Paige Chandler, Gemma Codner, Gareth Banks, and Patrick M. Nolan Spermatogenesis-associated protein 13 (Spata13) is a guanine nucleotide exchange factor (GEF) enriched in discrete brain regions in the adult, with pronounced expression in the […]

Involvement of the periaqueductal gray in the descending antinociceptive effect induced by the central nucleus of amygdala

Physiol Res. 2018 Aug 16;67(4):647-655. Involvement of the periaqueductal gray in the descending antinociceptive effect induced by the central nucleus of amygdala Nora BOURBIA, Antti PERTOVAARA. Abstract Here we studied whether descending control of mechanical nociception by glutamate in the central nucleus of the amygdala (CeA) of healthy control animals is induced by amygdaloid NMDA […]