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Stephen Salton, MD, PhD

    • Positions
    • PROFESSOR | Neuroscience
    • PROFESSOR | Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
    • Language
    • English


Research in the Salton lab is focused on understanding the mechanisms by which neurotrophic growth factors, including nerve growth factor (NGF) and brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF), regulate nervous system development, adult function, and the response to injury and degenerative disease.


BA, University of Pennsylvania
Fellowship, Columbia Presbyterian and Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Internship and Residency, Bellevue and NYU School of Medicine
MD, New York University
PhD, New York University



Multi-Disciplinary Training Area

Neuroscience [NEU]