Jesus Fernando Garcia-Diaz, PhD

Associate Professor of Pharmacology, Physiology & Biophysics

Associate Professor of Pharmacology, Physiology & Biophysics

Research Interests:
Regulation of ion channel expression during neuronal differentiation and on the modulation of ion channel activity by certain neurotransmitters
Expression pattern and regulation of ion channels in cochlear ganglion (CG) neurons during development
Temporal pattern of expression of voltage-gated sodium, calcium and potassium channels in chick embryo CG neurons
How nerve growth factor family of proteins (neurotrophins), released by the target cells of neurons, regulate the expression of ion channels during embryonic development

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Pharmacology, Physiology & Biophysics

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Department of Pharmacology, Physiology & Biophysics

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