Erik Dent

Program / Dept 1
Physiology
Program / Dept 2
Neuroscience
Short Research Description

We study the neuronal microtubules, actin filaments and associated proteins in early neuronal events (neurite outgrowth) and later events (synaptic plasticity).

Membership in other UW Grad Training Programs
Neuroscience Training Program, Cell and Molecular Biology, Clinical Neuroengineering
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Undergrad Major:
Neuroscience
Grad Major:
Neuroscience
Significance:
We study basic cell biological functions of neuronal development and plasticity that have important implications for learning and memory, as well as diseases such as Alzheimer's and intellectual disability