Gavin Stewart Dawe

Dawe Gavin Stewart

  • Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacology
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Deputy Head, Department of Pharmacology
  • Education Director, Department of¬†Pharmacology, National University Health System
  • Core Leader, NUS Neuroscience Phenotyping Core
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD,¬†Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London, United Kingdom
  • BSc (Honours), University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Research Interest(s)
  • Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms
  • Mental Health Disorders and Therapeutics
  • Neurodegenerative Diseases
Recent Publications
  • 1. Liu C, Zhang CW, Zhou Y, Wong WQ, Lee LC, Ong WY, Yoon SO, Hong W, Fu XY, Soong TW et al. 2017 Dec. APP upregulation contributes to retinal ganglion cell degeneration via JNK3. Cell Death and Differentiation. 1-16. doi: 10.1038/s41418-017-0005-3.
  • 2. Shalini SM, Ho CFY, Ng YK, Tong JX, Ong ES, Herr DR, Dawe GS, Ong WY. 2017 Feb. Distribution of Alox15 in the Rat Brain and Its Role in Prefrontal Cortical Resolvin D1 Formation and Spatial Working Memory. Molecular Neurobiology. 1-14. doi:10.1007/s12035-017-0413-x.
  • 3. Lim EP, Dawe GS, Jay TM. 2017 Jan. Activation of beta-and alpha-2-adrenoceptors in the basolateral amygdala has opposing effects on hippocampal-prefrontal long-term potentiation. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory. 137:163-170. doi: 10.1016/j.nlm.2016.11.020.
  • 4. Ghaeminia M, Rajkumar R, Koh HL, Dawe GS, Tan CH. 2016 Dec. Ginsenoside Rg1 modulates medial prefrontal cortical firing and suppresses the hippocampo-medial prefrontal cortical long-term potentiation. Journal of Ginseng Research. doi: 10.1016/j.jgr.2017.03.010.
  • 5. Li S, Wang X, Ma QH, Yang WL, Zhang XG, Dawe GS, Xiao ZC. 2016 Dec. Amyloid precursor protein modulates Nav1.6 sodium channel currents through a Go-coupled JNK pathway. Scientific Reports. 6:39320. doi :10.1038/srep39320.