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profileWilliam David Todd, Ph.D.

TitleInstructor in Neurology
InstitutionBeth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
AddressBeth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Neurology/CLS 717
330 Brookline Ave
Boston MA 02215
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F32NS084582     (TODD, WILLIAM DAVID)Jun 27, 2014 - Jun 26, 2015
Subparaventricular zone pathways to circadian synchrony
Role: Principal Investigator

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  1. Zaino RJ, Brady WE, Todd W, Leslie K, Fischer EG, Horowitz NS, Mannel RS, Walker JL, Ivanovic M, Duska LR. Histologic effects of medroxyprogesterone acetate on endometrioid endometrial adenocarcinoma: a Gynecologic Oncology Group study. Int J Gynecol Pathol. 2014 Nov; 33(6):543-53. PMID: 25272292; PMCID: PMC4533989.
  2. Blumberg MS, Gall AJ, Todd WD. The development of sleep-wake rhythms and the search for elemental circuits in the infant brain. Behav Neurosci. 2014 Jun; 128(3):250-63. PMID: 24708298; PMCID: PMC4062979.
  3. Todd WD, Gall AJ, Weiner JA, Blumberg MS. Distinct retinohypothalamic innervation patterns predict the developmental emergence of species-typical circadian phase preference in nocturnal Norway rats and diurnal nile grass rats. J Comp Neurol. 2012 Oct 01; 520(14):3277-92. PMID: 22431036; PMCID: PMC3676184.
  4. Gall AJ, Todd WD, Blumberg MS. Development of SCN connectivity and the circadian control of arousal: a diminishing role for humoral factors? PLoS One. 2012; 7(9):e45338. PMID: 23028945; PMCID: PMC3441626.
  5. Campi KL, Collins CE, Todd WD, Kaas J, Krubitzer L. Comparison of area 17 cellular composition in laboratory and wild-caught rats including diurnal and nocturnal species. Brain Behav Evol. 2011; 77(2):116-30. PMID: 21525748; PMCID: PMC3094678.
  6. Todd WD, Gibson JL, Shaw CS, Blumberg MS. Brainstem and hypothalamic regulation of sleep pressure and rebound in newborn rats. Behav Neurosci. 2010 Feb; 124(1):69-78. PMID: 20141281; PMCID: PMC2823806.
  7. Gall AJ, Todd WD, Ray B, Coleman CM, Blumberg MS. The development of day-night differences in sleep and wakefulness in norway rats and the effect of bilateral enucleation. J Biol Rhythms. 2008 Jun; 23(3):232-41. PMID: 18487415; PMCID: PMC2706589.
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