Baljit S. Khakh, Ph.D
Research in Prof. Khakh's laboratory could lead to a better understanding of astrocytes,
a type of cell in the brain that is thought to play a role in Lou Gehrig’s disease, also called amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS;
Alzheimer’s disease; Huntington’s disease; and other neurological disorders.
Neuron 92, 1–15(2016) doi:10.1016/j.neuron.2016.11.030
Baljit S. Khakh, Ph.D Prof. Baljit S. Khakh delivered the 27th Annual H.W. Magoun Lecture of the Brain Research Institute at UCLA. His talk on Tues. June 14th, 2016 was titled:
Astrocyte Roles in Neural Circuits: New Tools, Findings, and Concepts.