Erik Lundquist, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Molecular Biosciences
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Research

Interests: Dr. Lundquist's research focuses on proteins involved in the growth and reaction of neurons (brain cells) to their surrounding environment. Understanding neuron growth and movement can help to eventually understand the basis of developmental disorders and recovery after trauma like spinal cord injuries or stroke.


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