DIBS Faculty Network

Member Spotlight:

Mohamed Abou-Donia

Professor in Neurobiology

Professor of Pharmacology & Cancer Biology

The overall research program in this laboratory is directed toward understanding the basic mechanisms by which chemicals adversely affect the nervous system. This should lead to a better assessment of acute and chronic neurotoxicities and the development of drugs to prevent or treat them. Read More

Anne West

Associate Professor of Neurobiology

Faculty Network Member of the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences

The long term goal of our laboratory is to understand at a cellular/molecular level how neuronal activity regulates the formation and maturation of synapses during brain development, and ultimately to use genetic model systems to understand how defects in this developmental process lead to cognitive Read More

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