faculty

Gary Wayman

Gary Wayman

Associate Professor

waymang@vetmed.wsu.edu

Office
Room: VBR 335
Phone: (509)-335-8211

 

Current Position

2014-Present Associate Professor, IPN, Washington State University, Pullman, WA

Education

1986 A.S. Biology; Grays Harbor Community College, Aberdeen, WA
1988 B.S. Biochemistry; Washington State University, Pullman, WA
1995 Ph.D. Pharmacology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
1999 Early Development of Xenopus Laevis, Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Prior Academic Appointments

1995 Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Pharmacology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
1995-2001 Postdoctoral Fellow, Vollum Institute, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR
2001-2007 Assistant Professor, Cell & Developmental Biology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR
2001-2007 Research Assistant Professor, Vollum Institute, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR
2007-2014 Assistant Professor, IPN, Washington State University, Pullman, WA

Research

Signal Transduction, Neuroplasticity, Synapse Formation, CREB
Visit Dr. Wayman's website for more information on his research: http://www.waymanlab.org/index.html
Publications on PubMed

Select Publications

  • Lesiak A1, Zhu M, Chen H, Appleyard SM, Impey S, Lein PJ, Wayman GA. (2014) The environmental neurotoxicant PCB 95 promotes synaptogenesis via ryanodine receptor-dependent miR132 upregulation J Neurosci 34(3), 717-25 PMID: 24431430 PMCID: PMC3891953
  • Dhar M, Zhu M, Impey S, Lambert TJ, Bland T, Karatsoreos IN, Nakazawa T, Appleyard SM, Wayman GA (2014) Leptin induces hippocampal synaptogenesis via CREB-regulated microRNA-132 suppression of p250GAP Mol Endocrinol 28(7), 1073-87 PMID: 24877561 PMCID: PMC4075163
  • Guimond D, Diabira D, Porcher C, Bader F, Ferrand N, Zhu M, Appleyard SM, Wayman GA, Gaiarsa JL (2014) Leptin potentiates GABAergic synaptic transmission in the developing rodent hippocampus Front Cell Neurosci 8, 235 PMID: 25187433
  • Monreal IA, Liu Q, Tyson K, Bland T, Dalisay DS, Adams EV, Wayman GA, Aguilar HC, Saludes JP (2015) Branched dimerization of Tat peptide improves permeability to HeLa and hippocampal neuronal cells Chem Commun (Camb) 51(25), 5463-6 PMID: 25733181
  • Hayashi L, Sheth M, Young A, Kruger M, Wayman GA, Coffin AB (2015) The effect of the aquatic contaminants bisphenol-A and PCB-95 on the zebrafish lateral line Neurotoxicology 46, 125-36 PMID: 25556122
  • Benoist CC, Kawas LH, Zhu M, Tyson KA, Stillmaker L, Appleyard SM, Wright JW, Wayman GA, Harding JW (2014) The procognitive and synaptogenic effects of angiotensin IV-derived peptides are dependent on activation of the hepatocyte growth factor/c-met system J Pharmacol Exp Ther 351(2), 390-402 PMID: 25187433 PMCID: PMC4201273