Lydia Arbogast | Neuroscience Research Center | SIU

Southern Illinois University



Neuroscience Research Center

Lydia Arbogast


Office location:
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Life Science III 2077
Carbondale, IL  62901-6512

Office: (618) 453-1856
Lab: (618) 453-8443
Fax: (618) 453-1517

Educational Background:

Post-doc in Neuroendocrinology, University of Kansas Medical Center with Dr. James L. Voogt, 1988-1993 
Ph.D., Physiology, Indiana University, 1988

Research Interests:

Affect of female reproductive hormones on the neuronal activity in the brain.

Recent Publications :

Liu B, Arbogast LA. Gene expression of intracellular and membrane progesterone receptor isoforms in the mediobasal hypothalamus of rat during pro-oestrus.  J Neuroendocrinol 21:993-1000, 2009

Liu B, Arbogast LA. Progesterone decreases tyrosine hydroxylase phosphorylation state and increases protein phosphatase 2A activity in the stalk-median eminence of rats on proestrous afternoon.  J Endocrinol 204:209-219, 2010

Tavakoli-Nezhad M, Arbogast LA. Mu and kappa opioid receptor expression in the mediobasal hypothalamus and effectiveness of selective antagonists on prolactin release during lactation in rats Neuroscience 166:359-367,2010

Jensik PJ, Arbogast LA. Differential and interactive effects of ligand-bound progesterone receptor A and B isoforms on tyrosine hydroxylase promoter activity.  J Neuroendocrinol 23:915-925, 2011