Zhigang He, PhD, BM

Zhigang He, PhD, BM

Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Senior Research Associate in Neurology, Boston Children’s Hospital

Department: Neurology
Address: Boston Children's Hospital
F.M. Kirby Neurobiology Center
Center for Life Science, Room 13-076
3 Blackfan Circle
Boston, MA 02115
Phone: 617-919-2353
Email: Zhigang.He@childrens.harvard.edu
URL: Zhigang He, PhD, BM's Web Site


• Molecular Neuroscience, Systems Neurobiology
• Axon Guidance, Axonal Regeneration

Overview: Zhigang He's research is focused on mechanisms that prevent axons from regenerating in the adult central nervous system. He is focusing on inhibitory activity in adult lesion sites and reduced indatainsic ability associated with mature CNS neurons.

Research Projects:

R01 EY021526 - SOCS3 and optic nerve regeneration