About

Name

Robbin Gibb

University

University of Lethbridge

Website

http://www.uleth.ca/artsci/neuroscience/dr-robbin-gibb

Email

[email protected]

Research Keywords

Influence of Prenatal and Preconception Experience on Brain Development, Supporting Executive Function Development in Children, Epigenetic Changes Throughout the Lifespan Following Early Experience

Additional Information

Lab Methodologies
  • Golgi-Cox technique for non plastic embedded tissue
  • Animal MRI
  • Golgi-drawing and analyses
  • Western blot
  • Histology
Apparatus
  • Microcentrifuge
  • Cryostat
  • Animal and human MRI
  • Vibratomes
  • Tissue homogenizer
  • Western blot equipment
  • Microscopes fitted with camera lucida
  • Tissue viewers

 

Roles and Connections

Primary Role

Faculty

CAN Connections

Healthy Brain Aging and Dementia, Nervous System Injury

Most Cited Publications

Kolb B, Gibb R, "Searching for the principles of brain plasticity and behavior." Cortex; a journal devoted to the study of the nervous system and behavior 58, (2014 Sep): 251-60
Kolb B, Mychasiuk R, Muhammad A, Gibb R, "Brain plasticity in the developing brain." Progress in brain research 207, (2013): 35-64
Kolb B, Gibb R, "Plasticity in the prefrontal cortex of adult rats." Frontiers in cellular neuroscience 9, (2015): 15