Manoranjan D'Souza

Manoranjan D'Souza
Associate Professor of Pharmacology
Hakes-Pierstorf 255
525 South Main Street, Ada, OH, 45810
Research Interests
Drug addiction and mental disorders; Behavioral models of drug addiction; Impact of mental disorders on drug addiction;
Employee degree:

BS, Mumbai University

MD, Mumbai University

PHD, University of Texas at Austin


Recent publications:

Rorabaugh BR, Rose M, Stoops T, Stevens A, Seeley S, and D’Souza MS (2018). Regulator of G protein signaling 2 (RGS2) and 4 (RGS4) in the rewarding effects of cocaine. Physiology and Behavior. 195; 9-19 PubMed PMID: 30036561

D’Souza MS, Guisinger TC, Norman H, Seeley SL, Chrissobolis S (2019). RGS5 Protein Protects Against Anxiety- and Depression-Like Behavior. Behavioral Pharmacology Behav Pharmacol.  Dec;30(8):712-721. doi: 10.1097/FBP.0000000000000506. PMID: 31625976

D’Souza MS (2019). Brain and Cognition for Addiction Medicine: From Prevention to Recovery Neural Substrates for Treatment of Psychostimulant-Induced Cognitive Deficits. Front Psychiatry. Jul 24;10:509. doi: 10.3389/fpsyt.2019.00509. eCollection 2019. PMID: 31396113

Classes taught:

Biomedical Sciences 1 (seminars)

Biomedical Sciences 2 

Central Nervous system Module

Chronic Ambulatory Medicine 

Endocrine Module

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