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Investigator

Thomas Schwarz, PhD

Title

Professor of Neurology and Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School
Senior Associate in Neurology, Boston Children’s Hospital

Department

Neurology

Address

Boston Children's Hospital
Center for Life Sciences Rm 12130
Boston, MA 02115

Phone

617-919-2219

Email

Thomas.Schwarz@childrens.harvard.edu

URL

http://www.childrenshospital.org/directory/researchers/s/thomas-schwarz

Biography

Dr. Schwarz is studying the mechanism of secretion of neurotransmitter at the synapse; membrane trafficking in non-neuronal cells; axonal transport, particularly of mitochondria; and the function of K+ channels in their cellular milieu.

Research
Milton/Trak 1/2 Protein and the Transport of Mitochondria - R01 GM069808
Understanding the How and Why of Mitochondrial Movement - Mathers Foundation 040112
Genetics of New Synaptic Components and Their Functions - R01 NS041062