Mechanisms of neuromodulation in central neurons
Circuit mechanisms of sleep and epilepsy
Ion channels and Ca2+-signaling in inflammation, immunity and tissue homeostasis
Molecular mechanisms controlling insulin signaling and fat synthesis.
Exploring epilepsy circuits then preventing seizures using gene therapies. Developing drug-inducible genetic switches for insulin replacement gene therapies.
Other PSTG Faculty
Composition, Biophysics and Physiology of Cellular Membranes
Endosomal function and dysfunction in neurons. Development of the nervous system: cytoskeleton and membrane traffic in axon and dendrite growth.