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Indiana University Bloomington

Cary LaiCary Lai

Professor, Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences/Program in Neuroscience

Office: MSB2 150A

Phone: 812/ 856-4998

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Ph.D. in Biology, University of California,1988
B.S. in Biology, California Institute of Technology,1976


Developmental neurobiology; the use of transgenic mouse models to study nervous system function.

Representative Publications

Carraway III, K. L. , Weber, J. L., Unger, M. J., Ledesma, J., Yu, N., Gassmann, M. and Lai, C. (1997). Neuregulin-2, a new ligand of ErbB3/ErbB4-receptor tyrosine kinases. Nature 387, 512-516.

Anton, E.S., Ghashghaei, H.T., Weber, J.L., McCann, C., Fischer, T.M., Cheung, I.D., Gassmann, M., Messing, A., Klein, R., Schwab, M.H., Lloyd, K.C.K. and Lai, C. (2004) Receptor tyrosine kinase ErbB4 modulates neuroblast migration and placement in the adult forebrain. Nat. Neurosci. 7, 1319-1328.