Lauren French

Professional Title

Associate Professor/Chair of Biology

Department

biology, Neuroscience

Expertise

Bio

B.A., Oberlin College; Ph.D., Cornell University

Lauren French is interested in exploring what makes individual neurons unique from one another, and how they "talk" to each other to transmit information in the nervous system. More specifically, she look at how the molecular structure of ion channels and receptors relates to their functions electrophysiologically.