Christopher H Thompson, PhD

Christopher H Thompson, PhD

Research Assistant Professor of Pharmacology



Searle Building Room 8-510
320 E Superior
Chicago IL 60611

Education and Certification

PhD: Georgia Tech, Biology (2008)


Description of Interests

My research interests focus on the neurobiological mechanism of epilepsy, examining the functional consequences of mutations in genes encoding voltage gated sodium channels. Additionally, mouse models are employed to examine underlying neurophysiological consequences epilepsy.

Interests (Keywords)

Biophysics; Epilepsy; Neurobiology; Pharmacology

Research and Publications

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