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Xin-Yun Lu, MD, PhD

  • Professor and Chair
  • Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar

Stress, depression, Alzheimer's disease, neural plasticity, epigenetics.

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Sensory systems, plasticity, age-related cognitive decline and Alzheimer's.

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Darrell Brann, PhD

  • Regents' Professor
  • Virenda B. Mahesh, PhD, Distinguished Chair in Neurology

Estrogen signaling, neuroprotection and brain injury.

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Neural development, unconventional myosins, cell cycle, cell signaling.

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Alzheimer's disease, memory, Epileptic encephalopathies.

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Quansheng Du, PhD

  • Associate Professor

Cell polarity, genome organization, stem cells

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Stem cell aging, tissue preservation, regenerative medicine.

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Lin Gan, PhD

  • Professor
  • Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar

Neuronal differentiation, circuitry formation, neurodevelopment, sensory loss.

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Jay Hegde, PhD

  • Associate Professor

Computational neuroscience, multisensory perception and learning.

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Carlos Isales, MD

  • Regents' Professor
  • Harold Harrison Distinguished University Chair
  • Chief, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism
  • Clinical Director, Center for Healthy Aging

Epigenetics of aging, stem cells, bone metabolism.

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Somatic and dendritic pathology, Nonsynaptic and synaptic plasticity, Psychiatric disorders

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Neural circuit dysfunction, mitochondrial dynamics, brain injury.

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Zebrafish, neurodevelopment, regeneration, mechanosensory hair cell, GnRH neuron.

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Reproductive system, neuroendocrinology, GnRH neurons, genetics.

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Hedong Li, PhD

  • Associate Professor

Spinal cord injury, Neuronal reprogramming, Glial development, Neural stem cells

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Lynnette McCluskey, PhD

  • Professor
  • Director, Neuroscience Graduate Program

Taste, neuroimmunology, neural degeneration, neural regeneration.

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Danielle Mor, PhD

  • Assistant Professor

Parkinson’s disease, neurodegeneration, aging, microbiome in disease

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Brain cancer and amytrophic lateral sclerosis

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Adipocyte differentiation, aging,  inflammation, bone metabolism.

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Yang Shi, PhD

  • Assistant Professor

Biostatistics, bioinformatics, large-scales genomic analysis, neuroscience.

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Cognitive dysfunction, neural circuits and plasticity, obesity.

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Actin cytoskeleton, super-resolution microscopy, neurodegenerative disease.

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Robert Yu, PhD, MedScD

  • Professor
  • Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar

Neurodevelopment, glycobiology, neural stem cells, neurodegenerative disorders.

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UGA Medical Partnership Faculty

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Deborah A. Barany, PhD

  • Assistant Professor
  • UGA Health Sciences Campus

Goal-directed movement, functional neuroimaging

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Kimberlee P. Giffen, PhD

  • Assistant Professor

inner ear regeneration, metacognition and learning, and pedagogy in medical education