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Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Mu Yang, Ph.D.

Assistant Adjunct Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
2825 50th St.
Sacramento, CA 95817
E-mail:  mu.yang@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu

Dr. Yang is a behavioral neuroscientist with a primary interest in studying phenotypes in mouse genetic models of autism. She specializes in analyzing social behaviors, repetitive movements, and ultrasonic vocalizations in transgenic and inbred mice. Dr. Yang has developed a number of behavioral paradigms for studying autism-relevant behaviors in mouse models.

Education

Ph.D., University of Hawaii, 2006
B.A., Peking University, 1999