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Physiology profile

Kay Potapov

PositionAssistant Research Fellow
DepartmentDepartment of Physiology


Research to investigate the central neuroendocrine abnormalities of polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), the leading cause of infertility in women.


Jimenez-Martin, J., Potapov, D., Potapov, K., Knöpfel, T., & Empson, R. M. (2021). Cholinergic modulation of sensory processing in awake mouse cortex. Scientific Reports, 11(1), 17525. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-96696-8

Ibrahim, M. F., Power, E. M., Potapov, K., & Empson, R. M. (2017). Motor and cerebellar architectural abnormalities during the early progression of ataxia in a mouse model of SCA1 and how early prevention leads to a better outcome later in life. Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience, 11, 292. doi: 10.3389/fncel.2017.00292

Kwakowsky, A., Potapov, K., Kim, S., Peppercorn, K., Tate, W. P., & Ábrahám, I. M. (2016). Treatment of beta amyloid 1-42 (Αβ1-42)-induced basal forebrain cholinergic damage by a non-classical estrogen signaling activator in vivo. Scientific Reports, 6, 21101. doi: 10.1038/srep21101