Steven Peterson

Steven Peterson

Professor and Associate Dean of Academic Affairs of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Texas A&M Irma Lerma Rangel College of Pharmacy
1010 W. Ave. B
Kingsville, Texas   78363

Phone: 361.221.0621
Fax: 361.221.0790

Education and Training

University of California, Davis
PhD, Pharmacology and Toxicology, 1980

University of California, Davis
Bachelor of Science, Animal Science, 1975

Research Interests

  • Neuropharmacology
  • Autonomic Pharmacology

Research Interests

  • Integrative neuropharmacological studies of drug action in the central nervous system
  • Pharmacological and physical measures to protect the central nervous system

Selected Publications

  • Peterson, S.L., Purvis, R.C., and Griffith, J.W. (2004) "Differential Neuroprotective Effects of the NMDA Receptor-Assoicated Glycine Site Partial Agonists 1-Aminocyclopropamecarboxylic Acid (ACPC) and D-Cycloserine in Lithium-Pilocarpnie Status Epilepticus." NeuroToxicology. 25(5), 835-847.
  • Peterson, S.L., Purvis, R.C., and Griffith, J.W. (2005). "Comparison of Neuroprotective Effects Induced by a-Phenyl-N-tert-a-(2 sulfophenyl) nitrone (S-PBN) in Lithium-Pilocarpine Status Epilepticus." NeuroToxicology. 26, 969-979.
  • Bragin, D.E., Sanderson, J.L., Peterson, S., Connor, J.A., and Muller, W.S. (2009). "Development of Epilepsy in the Deep Entorhinal Cortex After Status Epilepticus." European Journal of Neuroscience. 30, 611-624.