Ralph Joseph DiLeone PhD
Professor of Psychiatry and Associate Professor of Neurobiology
Departments & Organizations
Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Neuroscience | Molecular Cell Biology, Genetics and Development: Genetics and Genomics
Office of Student ResearchInterdepartmental Neuroscience ProgramNeurobiology: Kavli Institute for NeurosciencePsychiatry: Connecticut Mental Health Center; Molecular Psychiatry, Division of; Stress & Addiction Clinical Research Program; DiLeone Lab
Addictions; Animal Behavior; Ethology; Animal Nutrition; Diseases and Disorders; Drug Abuse; Eating Disorders; Etiology; Evolution; Genetic Manipulation; Natural History; Obesity; Psychiatry more...
- B.A., Skidmore College, 1992
- Ph.D., Stanford University, 1998
- Land BB, Narayanan NS, Liu R-J, Gianessi CA, Brayton CE, Grimaldi DM, Sarhan M, Guarnieri DJ, Deisseroth K, Aghajanian GK, and RJ DiLeone (2014). Medial prefrontal D1 dopamine neurons control food intake. Nature Neuroscience, 17(2):248-53.
- Land BB, Brayton CE, Furman KE, LaPalombara Z, and RJ DiLeone (2014). Optogenetic inhibition of neurons by internal light production. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience: 8:108.
- Naryanan, N.S., Land, B.B., Solder, J.E., Deisseroth, K., and R.J. DiLeone (2012) Prefrontal D1 dopamine signaling is required for temporal control. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 109(50) 20726-31.