ACADEMIC DEGREES MD, General Medicine (1986) PhD in Biochemistry (1993) CURRENT POSTS Professor of Neuroscience (2004-), MRC Centre for Synaptic Plasticity, School of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Bristol, UK. Visiting Professor (2005-), The University of the West of England, Bristol, UK RESEARCH AREAS Molecular mechanisms of neuronal plasticity. Developmental and activity dependent changes in the molecular organisation and function of glutamate receptors in the central nervous system. Pharmacological properties and distribution of kainate receptors. White matter injury in the immature brain: functional analysis of metabotropic glutamate and GABAB receptors in developing oligodendrocytes. Development and application of novel subtype selective glutamate receptor antagonists for the study of synaptic plasticity.
Biography Updated on 1 March 2012