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Jayaraman Rao, MD

Professor Emeritus, Neurology and Neurosciences
Professor of Clinical Neurology - Active 

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BS Biology - 1963
Vivekananda College, Madras, University of Madras, Madras, India

MD - 1969
Kasturba Medical College, Manipal & Mangalore University of Mysore, India

Research Interests

Neurobiology of basal ganglia
Neurobiology of reward and reinforcement systems
Neuropeptide and neurotransmitter gene expression
Clinical aspects of movement disorders
Dopamine and neuropeptide interactions in the hypothalamus