Akira Yoshii, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Anatomy and Cell Biology


Research Interests: 1) activity dependent synapse formation and synaptic plasticity of glutamate synapse; 2) mechanisms that regulate trafficking and palmitoylation of synaptic proteins; 3) cellular and molecular mechanisms underlying neurodevelopmental disorders including tuberous sclerosis complex and autism.

Office: Room 7093 COMRB
Phone: 312-355-5950
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