U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Alexxai Kravitz`
 

 Contact Info

 
Tel: 301-496-6896
Email: lex.kravitz@nih.gov
 

 Select Experience

 
  • Ph.D.University of Pennsylvania2009
  • B.A.Wesleyan University2001
 

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    Specialties
    • Neuroscience/Neurophysiology/Neurodevelopment

    ​Publications

    A selection of recent and significant publications can be viewed below.

    Publications
    Kravitz AV, Owen SF, Kreitzer AC. Optogenetic identification of striatal projection neuron subtypes during in vivo recordings. Brain Res. 2013 May 20; 1511:21-32. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Kravitz AV, Kreitzer AC. Striatal mechanisms underlying movement, reinforcement, and punishment. Physiology (Bethesda). 2012 Jun; 27:167-77. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Kravitz AV, Tye LD, Kreitzer AC. Distinct roles for direct and indirect pathway striatal neurons in reinforcement. Nat. Neurosci. 2012 Jun; 15:816-8. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Kravitz AV, Kreitzer AC. Optogenetic manipulation of neural circuitry in vivo. Curr. Opin. Neurobiol. 2011 Jun; 21:433-9. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Kravitz AV, Freeze BS, Parker PR, Kay K, Thwin MT, Deisseroth K, Kreitzer AC. Regulation of parkinsonian motor behaviours by optogenetic control of basal ganglia circuitry. Nature. 2010 Jul 29; 466:622-6. [Full Text/Abstract]