Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Jay Z Yeh, PhD

Jay Z Yeh, PhD

Professor Emeritus of Pharmacology

Focus of Work

Bio

My research interest has been focused on pharmacology and biophysics of ion channel functions, which are either activated by voltage changes or mediated by ligand receptor binding. Drugs of interest include, but not limited to, general anesthetics, local anesthestics, ethanol and drugs used to the treatment of Alzeheimer's diseases.

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Education and Certification

  • PhD: University of Missouri, Pharmacology (1971)
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship: Duke University (1973)
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship: Duke University (1976)

Contact

312-506-8261

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