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Tyson Chappell

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Biology

Associate Professor - Biology Department

Assistant Professor

Contact Information

Office Location: USU Eastern - Price, RVS 252
DialPhone: (435) 613-5345
SendEmail: Tyson.chappell@usu.edu


Educational Background

PhD, Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 2007
The long-term teratogenic effect of prenatal alcohol exposure on the somatosensory and motor cortex of juvenile and adult rats
BA, Psychology, Weber State University, 2000

Biography

Weber state University: psychology bachelors University health science center; Memphis: neuroscience PhD


Teaching Interests

Anatomy, physiology, biology

Research Interests

Effect of alcohol on somatosensory and motor cortex

Awards

Faculty Excellence Award 2013, 2013

Faculty council

    Publications - Books & Book Chapters

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          Publications - Journal Articles

            Academic Journal

          • Xie, N., Yang, Q., Chappell, T.D, Li, C., Waters, R.S, (2010). Prenatal alcohol exposure reduces the size of the forelimb representation in motor cortex in rat:an intracortical microstimulation (ICMS) mapping study. Alcohol, 44, 184-194.
          • Oladehin, A., Margret, C.P, Maier, S.E, Li, C.X, Jan, T.A, Chappell, T.D, Waters, R.S, (2007). Early postnatal alcohol exposure reduced the size of the vibrissal barrel field in rat somatosensory cortex (SI) but did not disrupt barrel field organization. Alcohol, 41:4, 253-261.
          • Chappell, T.D, Margret, C.P, Li, C.X, Waters, R.S, (2007). Long-term effects of prenatal alcohol exposure (PAE) on the size of the whisker representation in juvenile and adult rat barrel cortex. Alcohol, 41:4, 239-251.
          • Margret, C.P, Li, C.X, Chappell, T.D, Elberger, A.J, Matta, S.G, Waters, R.S, (2006). Prenatal alcohol exposure delays the development of the cortical barrel field in neonatal rats. Exp. Brain Res. , 172:1, 1-13.
          • Margret, C.P, Chappell, T.D, Li, C.X, Jan, T.A, Matta, S.G, Elberger, A.J, Waters, R.S, (2006). Prenatal alcohol exposure (PAE) reduces the size of the forepaw representation in forepaw barrel subfield (FBS) cortex in neonatal rats: relationship between periphery and central representation. Exp Brain Res. , 172:3, 387-396.
          • Margret, C.P, Li, C.X, Elberger, A.J, Matta, S.G, Chappell, T.D, Waters, R.S, (2005). Prenatal alcohol exposure alters the size, but not the pattern, of the whisker representation in neonatal rat barrel cortex. Exp Brain Res., 165:2, 167-178.
          • Pearson, P.P, Li, C.X, Chappell, T.D, Waters, R.S, (2003). Delayed reorganization of the shoulder representation forepaw barrel subfield (FBS) in first somatosensory cortex (SI) following forelimb deafferentation in adult rats.. Exp Brain Res , 153, 100-112.

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