James Angelastro, Ph.D.

James Angelastro

Position Title
Associate Professor

  • Molecular Biosciences


  • University of California, Santa Barbara, Chemistry, Ph.D.
  • Columbia University, Postdoc

Department: Molecular Biosciences
Research Interests:

Signal transduction, Neurochemistry, Gene expression, Cell biology, Apoptosis, Neurobiology

Research Summary:

Neurobiology with emphasis in neural stem cells and neural tumors. We have shown that brain tumors could be prevented or eradicated by turning on antitumor genes in transgenic mice. We would like to continue this and learn more about anti-tumor genes.


  • PTX 202, Principles of Pharmacology and Toxicology

Lab Rotation Availability: Maybe

PubMed listing