Laboratories and Research Faculty Areas

Michael A. Fox, Ph.D.:

Neural circuit formation, neurodevelopmental disorders, and neuro-infectious disease

Shannon Farris, Ph.D.:

RNA localization and local translation, learning and memory, autism spectrum disorders

Michael J. Friedlander, Ph.D.:

Understanding synaptic plasticity during development and after experience or trauma 

Alexei Morozov, Ph.D.:

Experience-dependent plasticity of the prefrontal-amygdala circuit

Konark Mukherjee, Ph.D.:

Mechanisms of synaptic transmission, neurodevelopmental and X-linked intellectual disorders

Yuchin Albert Pan, Ph.D.:

Neural circuit development, brain mapping, and eye-movement disorders

Sharon Swanger, Ph.D:


Gregorio Valdez, Ph.D.:

Neural circuit changes associated with neurodegenerative diseases and aging

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