Steven J Burden, Ph.D.

[[{"type":"media","view_mode":"media_large","fid":"68","attributes":{"alt":"","class":"media-image","style":"width: 100px; height: 133px; float: right;","typeof":"foaf:Image"}}]]The Burden lab uses a multidisciplinary approach to understand how neuromuscular synapses form during development and how synapes are maintained and stablized in adults. Moreover, they study the causes for neuromuscular diseases, including congenital myasthenia, myasthenia gravis and ALS, and we are using this knowledge to devise therapeutic strategies for these diseases.

Lab location: 
Skirball Institute, Floor 5, Lab 10
Last name: 
Burden