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Gary O. Zerbe 

Professor Emeritus 

Research Interests:
  • Applications of dose response and time response curve methodology
  • Multivariate Linear and Nonlinear MIxed Models
  • Randomization and other Nonparametric Procedures
  • Courses Taught:
  • BIOS 6611, 6612, 6613: Computer Oriented Statistical Methods
  • BIOS 7711: Longitudinal Data Analysis
  • Current Research:
  • NIH: RA-Related Auto-antibodies in Healthy FDR of RA Patients (7/05-6/11, co-investigator): To determine the association between epidemiologic exposures and the presence of RA-related autoantibodies in unaffected first degree relative of patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
  • NIMH: Basic Clinical Molecular Neurobiology of Nicotinic Receptors in Schizophrenia (7/05-6/11, co-investigator): Translational study to enhance the basic molecular and neurobiological characterization of the role of the alpha7 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor in the brain and its dysfunction in schizophrenia and to use emerging information about the developmental role of the receptor to further examine a new nicotinic agonist as an antipsychotic drug in schizophrenia.
  • Education:
  • The Ohio State University, BS, Mathematics, 1966
  • The Ohio State University, MS, Mathematics, 1968
  • The Ohio State University, PhD, Biostatistics, 1973
  • Recent Publications (Download CV)
    1. Weinberg A, Lazar AA, Zerbe G, Hayward AR, Chan ISF, Vessey R, Silber JL, MacGregor RR, Chan K,Gershon AA, Levin ML (2010). Influence of age and nature of primary infection on Varicella-Zoster Virus-specific cell-mediated immune responses.  Journal of Infectious Diseases.2010:201 (1 April) 1024-1030.
    2. Molly M. Lamb, Xiang Yin, Gary O. Zerbe, Georgeanna J. Klingensmith, Dana Dabelea, Tasha E. Fingerlin, Marian Rewers, Jill M. Norris (2009).  Height Growth Velocity, Islet Autoimmunity and Type 1 diabetes Development:  the Diabetes Autoimmunity Study in the Young.  In Press in Diabetologia.
    3. Robert Freedman, Ann Olincy, Robert W. Buchanan, Josette G. Harris, James M. Gold, Lynn Johnson, Diana Allensworth, Alejandrina Guzman-Bonilla, Bettye Clement, M. Patricia Ball, Jay Kutnick, Vicki Pender, Laura F. Martin, Karen E. Stevens, Brandie D. Wagner, Gary O. Zerbe, Ferenc Soti, William R. Kem (2008). Initial Phase 2 Trial of a Nicotinic Agonist in Schizophrenia. Am J Psychiatry 165:8.
    4. Ross, Randal, Wagner, Brandie D.,Zerbe, Gary O. , et al. (2008). The Stability of Inhibitory and Working Memory Deficits in Unaffected Children and Adolescents who are Children of Parents with Schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Bulletin 34(1):47-51.
    5. Wagner, Brandie D. Zerbe, Gary O. Mexal, Sharon and Leonard, Sherry S. (2008). Permutation Based Adjustments for the Significance of Partial Regression Coefficients in Microarray Data Analysis.  Genetics Epidemiology  3 (1):1-8.

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