Weill Cornell Medical College The Rockefeller University Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

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TPCB Faculty

Timothy Ryan, PhD

Weill Cornell Medical College


PhD, 1989, Cornell University

MSc, 1983, McGill University

BSc, 1981, McGill University

Research Topics

  • Bioactive Small Molecules
    • High-throughput screening assays
    • Chemical probe development
  • Macromolecular Structure and Function
    • Single molecule methods
  • Chemical Cell Biology
    • Cellular imaging
    • Biotechnology

Therapeutic Areas

  • Neuroscience

photoThe focus of the Ryan lab is the study of the molecular basis of synaptic transmission in the mammalian brain. Our primary interests lie in understanding the regulation of presynaptic strength, i.e.: how well nerve terminals perform, under a variety of stimulus conditions.

Read more about Prof. Ryan’s research on the Weill Cornell website

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