The Division of Basic Research explores fundamental scientific questions relevant to medicine and anesthesiology.

Our research falls into the categories of neurobiology, cell biology, and pharmacology with current projects focused on mechanisms of hypoxic and immune-mediated cell death, general anesthetic mechanisms, ion channel function, biomarkers of organ injury, novel intracellular signaling pathways, and the neurobiology of stress and addiction.

Research projects for students, residents, and postdoctoral fellows are available.

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