John R Traynor
Behavioral and Systems Neuroscience
Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience
Edward F Domino Research Professor
Professor and Associate Chair for Research
Professor of Medicinal Chemistry, College of Pharmacy
The focus of research in the Traynor laboratory is to improve knowledge of how opioid receptors function, how they are changed by chronic drug exposure and how we might more successfully target these receptors, and intracellular partner proteins, for the improved management of pain, addiction and depression.