Martin Myers

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Brehm Tower
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Core Faculty
Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience
Sensory Neuroscience
Computational Neuroscience

MD, PhD, Harvard University

Professor of Internal Medicine and Molecular & Integrative Physiology

The central focus of this laboratory is on the biology of the hormone, leptin. The laboratory investigates the cellular and neural mechanisms by which leptin acts and how each of these mechanisms modulates processes involved in the development of diabetes and the metabolic syndrome.