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    Research Projects: Chang Lab

    The structural dynamics underlying GABA-receptor function and modulation using several newly established site-specific fluorescent and photochemical techniques, combined with electrophysiological, molecular biological, and computational modeling approaches. This research is supported by an R01 grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

    Design and Study of New Nicotine Analogs for Use in Depression

    This is a collaborative project. Our laboratory, along with Dr. Ronald J Lukas’s and Dr. Jie Wu’s laboratories, joined A National Cooperative Drug Discovery Group to create novel antidepressants based on nicotinic ligands. This research is supported by a U19 grant from the National Institues of Health (NIH).

    About Barrow

    Since our doors opened as a regional specialty center in 1962, we have grown into one of the premier destinations in the world for neurology and neurosurgery. Our experienced, highly skilled, and comprehensive team of neurological specialists can provide you with a complete spectrum of care–from diagnosis through outpatient neurorehabilitation–under one roof. Barrow Neurological Institute: Discover. Educate. Heal.