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Phone: 859-640-9247


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Josephine Brown-Leung

Graduate Student

School of Health Sciences

Graduate Degree



  • BS, 2015, Northern Kentucky University
  • BA, 2015, Northern Kentucky University
  • MS, 2019, University of Cincinnati

Graduate Major or Research Training Area


Graduate Advisor

Jason Cannon

Selected Publications

  • Brown J, Villalona Y, Weimer J, Ludwig CP, Hays BT, Massie L, Marczinski CA, Curran CP. Supplemental taurine during adolescence and early adulthood has sex-specific effects on cognition, behavior and neurotransmitter levels in C57BL/6J mice dependent on exposure window. Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2020 May-Jun;79:106883. doi: 10.1016/ Epub 2020 Apr 11. PMID: 32289445; PMCID: PMC7278338.
  • Brown JM, Baker LS, Seroogy KB, Genter MB. Intranasal Carnosine Mitigates α-Synuclein Pathology and Motor Dysfunction in the Thy1-aSyn Mouse Model of Parkinson's Disease. ACS Chem Neurosci. 2021 Jul 7;12(13):2347-2359. doi: 10.1021/acschemneuro.1c00096. Epub 2021 Jun 17. PMID: 34138535.