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Hung-Teh Kao

Hung-Teh Kao

Associate Professor of Psychiatry & Human Behavior

Department: Psychiatry & Human Behavior

Phone: 401-863-6446

Email: Hung-Teh_Kao@brown.edu

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Location:

401-863-6446

Research Summary

1) Molecular bases of major psychiatric disorders: Pathological aging in schizophrenia; Expression profiling in major psychiatric disorders; Possible to detect evidence of psychiatric dysfunction in experimental animals?; 2)Signal transduction in neurons; Synaptic vesicles as scaffolds for cellular signaling; Novel biosensors for cellular signaling

Past or Present Projects Available:

Measurement of telomere length in blood cells using self-probing amplicons and quantitative PCR