Zhigang He, PhD

Zhigang He, PhD

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

Department: Neurology
Address: Enders 379
Phone: 617-355-4501
Email: Zhigang.He@childrens.harvard.edu
URL: Zhigang He, PhD'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:

R01NS073505 - CST Regeneration and Functional Recovery
R01EY021342-01A1 - New Approach to Promote Optic Nerve Regeneration and Vision