Research Laboratories

Department of Neurology basic science research labs:

Dr. Eishi Asano's Laboratory - Localization of seizure focus and functionally-important regions for patients who undergo brain surgery.

Dr. Maria Bykhovskaia's Laboratory - Synaptic Transmission and Plasticity

Dr. Yongsheng Chen’s Laboratory - Quantitative MRI (qMRI) of the brain and peripheral nerves

Dr. Paula Dore-Duffy's Laboratory - Multiple sclerosis; blood brain barrier, pericyte physiology stem cells and myelin biology

Dr. Nora Fritz' Laboratory - Neuroimaging and Neurorehabilitation

Dr. Robert Lisak's Laboratory - Neuroimmunology: CNS and PNS Demyelinating Diseases and Myasthenia Gravis

Dr. Sokol Todi's Laboratory - Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 3 (SCA3), SCA6, and other misfolding disorders

Dr. Peter LeWitt's Laboratory – Parkinson’s disease animal models and testing of neuroprotective therapies; biomarkers for neurodegenerative dissorders