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Rafael Galindo, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, Neurology
Division of Pediatric & Developmental Neurology

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Neurology

Board Certifications

Neurology

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

pediatric neurology, intensive care of newborns, congenital neurological conditions,

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  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 314-454-6120
Fax: 314-454-2523

Education

Education

Research Fellowship: Neurology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2013
Fellowship: Pediatric Neurology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2012
Residency: Neurology, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri 2010
Medical Degree: University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 2009
PhD: University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 2005
Bachelor of Science: University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 1996

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Immature hippocampal neuronal networks do not develop tolerance to the excitatory actions of ethanol.
Galindo R, Valenzuela CF
Alcohol. 2006 Oct; 40(2)111-8.

PMID:
    17307647
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Alcohol is a potent stimulant of immature neuronal networks: implications for fetal alcohol spectrum disorder.
Galindo R, Zamudio PA, Valenzuela CF
J Neurochem. 2005 Sep; 94(6)1500-11.

PMID:
    16000153
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Prenatal ethanol exposure reduces mGluR5 receptor number and function in the dentate gyrus of adult offspring.
Galindo R, Frausto S, Wolff C, Caldwell KK, Perrone-Bizzozero NI, Savage DD
Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2004 Oct; 28(10)1587-97.

PMID:
    15597093
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Conditioned place preference for cocaine is attenuated in mice over-expressing the 5-HT(3) receptor.
Allan AM, Galindo R, Chynoweth J, Engel SR, Savage DD
Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2001 Oct; 158(1)18-27.

PMID:
    11685380
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Characterization of electrically evoked [3H]-D-aspartate release from hippocampal slices.
Savage DD, Galindo R, Queen SA, Paxton LL, Allan AM
Neurochem Int. 2001 Mar; 38(3)255-67.

PMID:
    11099785
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Multiple vasodilator pathways from the pelvic plexus to the penis of the rat.
Dail WG, Harji F, Gonzales J, Galindo R
Int J Impot Res. 1999 Oct; 11(5)277-85.

PMID:
    10553807
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Preganglionic fibers in the rat hypogastric nerve project bilaterally to pelvic ganglia.
Harji F, Gonzales J, Galindo R, Dail WG
Anat Rec. 1998 Oct; 252(2)229-34.

PMID:
    9776077
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Cytochrome oxidase staining in the major pelvic ganglion of the male rat.
Dail WG, Galindo R, Harji F, Gonzales J
J Auton Nerv Syst. 1997 Jul 14; 65(1)57-64.

PMID:
    9258873
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The sensory branch of the pudendal nerve is the major route for adrenergic innervation of the penis in the rat.
Galindo R, Barba V, Dail WG
Anat Rec. 1997 Apr; 247(4)479-85.

PMID:
    9096787
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Denervation-induced changes in perineuronal plexuses in the major pelvic ganglion of the rat: immunohistochemistry for vasoactive intestinal polypeptide and tyrosine hydroxylase and histochemistry for NADPH-diaphorase.
Dail WG, Galindo R, Leyba L, Barba V
Cell Tissue Res. 1997 Feb; 287(2)315-24.

PMID:
    8995202
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Neural and endothelial nitric oxide synthase activity in rat penile erectile tissue.
Dail WG, Barba V, Leyba L, Galindo R
Cell Tissue Res. 1995 Oct; 282(1)109-16.

PMID:
    8581913
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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