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David Kaplan, Ph.D.

Professor

Address:
Hospital for Sick Children
Peter Gilgan Centre for Research & Learning, Rm. 18-9715
686 Bay St.
Toronto, ON M5G 0A4

Phone #: 416-813-7654 ext. 301433

Web Site: http://www.sickkids.ca/.../David-Kaplan.html


Research:

Genes and signaling pathways regulating neurodegeneration and neuronal survival


Education:

Postdoctoral Fellow:  University of California, San Francisco
Ph.D.:  Harvard University
B.A.:  Clark University


Fields of Interest:

  • Cellular and Molecular Structure and Function
  • Genetic Models of Development and Disease

Research Interests:

We focus on identifying and characterizing the genes and signaling pathways regulating neurodegeneration and neuronal survival, how stem cells build and repair the brain, on developing drugs to mobilize our stem cells to repair injuries and degeneration, and discovering new drugs to treat brain and childhood cancers.

 

Not Accepting Graduate Students