Blitzer Laboratory

Regulation of Translation in Long-term Potentiation
In this laboratory, we study the cellular processes that establish and maintain LTP in the rodent hippocampus. We expect our research to shed light on the mechanisms of normal memory formation, as well as those underlying pathological conditions associated with memory impairment (dementia) and overly-intense memories (post-traumatic stress disorder and drug addiction). Read More

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Robert Blitzer, PhD
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Icahn Medical Institute Floor 12 Room 12-52A (Office)
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Meet the Principal Investigator

Robert Blitzer, PhD is an Associate Professor in the Departments of Pharmacology and Systems Therapeutics and Psychiatry. Read More