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  • Associate Professor – Neuroscience Research

Clinical Interests

Alzheimer’s disease, frontotemporal dementia, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Research Interests

Protein aggregation mechanisms, post-translational modifications, reversible acetylation mediated by HATs and HDACs


  • PhD, Pharmacology and Cancer Biology
    Duke University, 2008
  • BS, Microbiology, Biochemistry, General Business
    Capital College, Pennsylvania State University, 2000
Additional Training:
  • Research Technician, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Basic Science Division, 2000-2002
  • Research Associate, Center for Neurodegenerative Disease Research (CNDR)
    University of Pennsylvania, 2008 – 2013


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Todd Cohen, PhD
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