Dr. Flora Vaccarino discusses her work with neural stem cells

Date Published: 
March 20, 2011
Year Published: 
2011
Abstract: 

Dr. Vaccarino is the Harris Professor in the Child Study Center and the Director of the Developmental Neurobiology Laboratory (Vaccarino Lab) at the Child Study Center.

She and a group of collaborating investigators recently formed the interdepartmental Program in Neurodevelopment and Regeneration, which focuses on Cellular alterations in neuropsychiatric disorders and the proliferation and differentiation of neural stem cells (NSCs) during prenatal and postnatal stages of cerebral development.