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Dr. Coppola

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Education

PhD Nutrition Science, emphasis in Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of California, Davis

Bachelor of Science, Biological Sciences, emphasis in Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of California, Davis

Associate of Science, Biology, Santa Rosa Junior College


Publications

Roger B. McDonald and Jessica Coppola.  “Food Intake Regulation and Aging”.  Handbook of Nutrition in the Aged, 4th Ed. 2008.

Coppola JD, Horwitz BA, Hamilton J, Blevins JE, McDonald RB. Reduced feeding response to muscimol and neuropeptide Y in senescent F344 rats. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2005 Jun;288(6):R1492-8.

Coppola JD, Horwitz BA, Hamilton J, McDonald RB.  Expression of NPY Y1 and Y5 receptors in the hypothalamic paraventricular nucleus of aged Fischer 344 rats. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2004 Jul;287(1):R69-75.

Job, Jessica D.; Horwitz, Barbara A.; Hernandez, Eddie J.; Landerholm, Tom; Craig-Veit, Christina; McDonald, Roger B.  The anorexia of aging:  Possible involvement of neuropeptide Y receptor subtype Y1.  FASEB Journal March 8, 2001.  15(5):  A981.

Job, Jessica D.; Horwitz, Barabara A.; Blanton, Cynthia A.; Hamilton, Jock S.; McDonald, Roger B.  Age related anorexia and alterations in acitivity in senescent Fischer 344 rats.  FASEB Journal March 8 2001.  15(5): A809.