Parkinson's Disease

Paola Arlotta, PhD

Paola Arlotta, PhD

Harvard Department of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology

Programming, Reprogramming and Modeling of the Mammalian Cerebral Cortex

The execution of critical behaviors like movement, emotion, and intelligence relies on the orchestrated integration into functional circuits of an outstanding diversity of neuronal subtypes. Focusing on excitatory pyramidal neurons of the mammalian cerebral cortex, our work aims to understand the

James Gusella, PhD

James Gusella, PhD

Massachusetts General Hospital
Harvard Medical School

My laboratory is focused on understanding nervous system disease using molecular genetic strategies, beginning with human patients and proceeding through in vitro and modeling studies, with the ultimate goal of improving diagnosis, management and treatment.