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Scott J Russo, PhD

    • Position
    • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Neuroscience
    • Language
    • English


Dr. Russo is Assistant Professor of Neuroscience at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. His research is focused on understanding how the brain adapts to stress and drugs to guide future behaviors that are relevant to addiction and depression. 

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Research Topics

Behavior, Bioinformatics, Biophysics, Computational Biology, Computer Simulation, Depression, Drug Design and Discovery, Integrins, Mathematical and Computational Biology, Membrane Proteins/Channels, Multiple Sclerosis, Protein Complexes, Protein Structure/Function, Signal Transduction, Synapses, Synaptic Plasticity, Synaptogenesis, Theoretical Biology, Theoretical Biophysics

Multi-Disciplinary Training Areas

Biophysics and Systems Pharmacology [BSP], Neuroscience [NEU]


PhD, Graduate School and University Center of CUNY

, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center