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Miss Laetitia Schwab

Miss Laetitia Schwab

PhD Student

Office Phone: (0)1223 331168


I am a third year PhD student in Prof. Roger Barker's lab at the Brain Repair Center. My research aims to investigate the role of dopamine in hippocampal function in healthy brain and Huntington's disease using pharmacological manipulation and behavioural testing.

Departments and Institutes

Clinical Neurosciences:

Research Interests

Huntington's disease



Animal models

Hippocampal function

Key Publications

Laetitia C Schwab, Shaady N Garas, Janelle Drouin-Ouellet, Sarah L Mason, Simon R Stott, and Roger A Barker (2015), “Dopamine and Huntington’s disease” Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics