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Controlling Serotonin with Light

Breaking New Ground

Tim Dore trained as an organic chemist, but the lab he runs at NYUAD integrates chemistry and biology in a deep and important way to address challenges caused by disease.

Studying Alternative Approaches to Target Cell Signaling and Cancer

Alternative Approaches to Target Cell Signaling and Cancer

Human cells are constantly developing, dividing, and dying. In a healthy individual, these processes are kept in balance; proto-oncogenes promote cell growth, while anti-oncogenes suppress it. Mutations in either type of gene can lead to cancerous cell growth.

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NYU Abu Dhabi science faculty and researchers are frequently featured in local and international media.

Abu Dhabi Scientists Shine a Light on How the Brain Works
Timothy Dore is doing research in to the role of serotonin as a neurotransmitter chemical at NYU Abu Dhabi.
The National | February 01, 2014