Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
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Christopher H Thompson, PhD

Christopher H Thompson, PhD

Research Assistant Professor of Pharmacology

Focus of Work


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.


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Education and Certification

  • PhD: Georgia Tech, Biology (2008)



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