Neuroscience Focus Area

NameResearch Interests

Jose (Joe) F. Abisambra, Ph.D.

Molecular Mechanisms of Neurodegeneration: Tauopathies

Francisco H. Andrade, Ph.D.

Development and aging of craniofacial and respiratory muscles

Steven Estus, Ph.D.

Molecular Genetics of Alzheimer Disease

Gregory Frolenkov, Ph.D.

Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of Hearing

John Carib Gensel, Ph.D.

Neuroinflammation in Spinal Cord and Brain Injury

Lance Johnson, PhD

ApoE, brain metabolism and cognition

Lu-Yuan Lee, Ph.D.

Airway hypersensitivity; TRPV Channels in the Airways

Sandra J Legan, Ph.D.

Neuroendocrine Mechanisms Mediating the Feedback Actions of Ovarian Steroids on Gonadotropin Secretion

Timothy S McClintock, Ph.D.

Molecular Biology and Functional Genomics of Olfaction, Neural Regeneration, and Spinal Cord Injury

Alexander (Sasha) G Rabchevsky, Ph.D.

Genetic, Biochemical and Cellular Approaches for Treatment of Spinal Cord Injury

Kathryn Saatman, Ph.D.

Pathophysiology of Traumatic Brain Injury

Bret N. Smith, Ph.D.

Neuronal Interactions in the Mammalian Brain

Bradley Kenneth Taylor, Ph.D.

Neurobiology and Pharmacology of Chronic Pain and Analgesic Drugs

Donna M. Wilcock, Ph.D.

Role of Inflammation in Alzheimer’s Disease Therapeutics

Melinda E Wilson, Ph.D.

Mechanisms of Estrogen Action