• Location of modulatory beta subunits in BK potassium channels....
  • Ryanodine receptors channels are required for the release of calcium (Ca2+) from intracellular stores...
  • Dissection of a cortical circuit in a genetic mouse model of schizophrenia Green...
  • A branching mechanosensory neuron (red) that innervate skin cells (blue) integrates tactile information...

Electron Microscopy Reveals How Vitamin A Enters the Cell...Mancia lab
Filippo Mancia
Structures of aminoarabinose transferase ArnT suggest a molecular basis for lipid A glycosylation... see link
Profile: Henry Colecraft
explains ChIMP (channel inactivation induced by membrane tethering an associated protein)...
The Physiology and Cellular Biophysics Departmental Retreat was held on December 3, 2015. We were delighted to have guest speaker Dr.Richard Kitsis as a our keynote speaker held in the Neurological Institute.
See photos from the event
Andrew R. Marks, MD gives the 2016 Glorney-Raisbeck Award and Lecture
Cellular Defect Linked to Diabetes
Revolution in Imaging Tech Brings Heart Failure Molecule Into View
Columbia University Graduate Research Programs Ranked in Top 10 for Scholarly Productivity
Larry Abbott
Faculty member Larry Abbott Elected to National Academy of Sciences ...
Recent Research News from our Department:
"Columbia Alumnus and UCSD bioengineer Shu Chien will receive the Franklin Award"
"Columbia Press Release: "Disruption in Brain Connection Linked to Genetic Defect in Schizophrenia"

"Cardiac Stent Patients with Diabetes May Benefit from Additional Drug that Counteracts the Effects of Leptin"

"Columbia Scientists Dig Deeper into the Genetics of Schizophrenia by Evaluating MicroRNAs"
"Finding May Solve Riddle of Fatigue in Muscles"
Dr. Marks gives 2015 Ulf von Euler lecture