Manuel Sanchez, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of MCN
Department of Neuroscience
California Campus

Professional Experience

2015-2017 Assistant Professor of MCN, Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience (MCN), Scripps Research
1999-2015 Staff Scientist, Scripps Research

Selected References

All Publications

Ehlers, C. L., Sanchez-Alavez, M. & Wills, D. Effect of gabapentin on sleep and delta and theta EEG power in adult rats exposed to chronic intermittent ethanol vapor and protracted withdrawal during adolescence. (2018). Psychopharmacology, 235(6), 1783-1791. PMCID: PMC5949268.

Sanchez-Alavez, M., Wills, D. N., Amodeo, L. & Ehlers, C. L. Effect of gabapentin on sleep and event-related oscillations (EROs) in rats exposed to chronic intermittent ethanol vapor and protracted withdrawal. (2018). Alcoholism-Clinical and Experimental Research, 42(3), 624-633. PMCID: PMC5832602.

Amodeo, L. R., Wills, D. N., Sanchez-Alavez, M., Nguyen, W., Conti, B. & Ehlers, C. L. Intermittent voluntary ethanol consumption combined with ethanol vapor exposure during adolescence increases drinking and alters other behaviors in adulthood in female and male rats. (2018). Alcohol, 73, 57. PMCID: PMC6193864.

Cintron-Colon, R., Sanchez-Alavez, M., Nguyen, W., Mori, S., Gonzalez-Rivera, R., Lien, T., Bartfai, T., Aid, S., Francois, J. C., Holzenbergerf, M. & Conti, B. Insulin-like growth factor 1 receptor regulates hypothermia during calorie restriction. (2017). Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 114(36), 9731-9736.

Mori, S., Sugama, S., Nguyen, W., Michel, T., Sanna, M. G., Sanchez-Alavez, M., Cintron-Colon, R., Moroncini, G., Kakinuma, Y., Maher, P. & Conti, B. Lack of interleukin-13 receptor α1 delays the loss of dopaminergic neurons during chronic stress. (2017). Journal of Neuroinflammation, 14. PMCID: PMC5399344.

Viader, A., Ogasawara, D., Joslyn, C. M., Sanchez-Alavez, M., Mori, S., Nguyen, W., Conti, B. & Cravatt, B. F. A chemical proteomic atlas of brain serine hydrolases identifies cell type-specific pathways regulating neuroinflammation. (2016). eLife, 5. PMCID: PMC4737654.

Sanchez-Alavez, M. & Ehlers, C. L. Event-related oscillations (ERO) during an active discrimination task: Effects of lesions of the nucleus basalis magnocellularis. (2016). International Journal of Psychophysiology, 103, 53. PMCID: PMC4529390.

Ogasawara, D., Deng, H., Viader, A., Baggelaar, M. P., Breman, A., den Dulk, H., van den Nieuwendijk, A. M. C. H. and Soethoudt, M., van der Wel, T., Zhou, J., Overkleeft, H. S., Sanchez-Alavez, M., Mo, S., et al. Rapid and profound rewiring of brain lipid signaling networks by acute diacylglycerol lipase inhibition. (2016). Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 113, 26. PMCID: PMC4711871.

Spaethling, J. M., Sanchez-Alavez, M., Lee, J., Xia, F. C., Dueck, H., Wang, W., Fisher, S. A., Sul, J. Y., Seale, P., Kim, J., Bartfai, T., Eberwine, J. Single-cell transcriptomics and functional target validation of brown adipocytes show their complex roles in metabolic homeostasis. (2016). FASEB Journal, 30(1), 81-92.

Francesconi, W., Sanchez-Alavez, M., Berton, F., Alboni, S., Benatti, C., Mori, S., Nguyen, W., Zorrilla, E., Moroncini, G., Tascedda, F. & Conti, B. The proinflammatory cytokine interleukin 18 regulates feeding by acting on the bed nucleus of the stria terminalis. (2016). Journal of Neuroscience, 36(18), 5170-5180.