Arun Anantharam, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Pharmacology, Medical School
Associate Professor of Biophysics, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts

Office: 2220A MSRB III

Lab: 2315 MSRB III

Office: 734-764-1821 Lab: 734-764-1814

Areas of Interest

Mechanisms of stress transduction at the sympatho-adrenal synapse; optical studies of hormone trafficking and secretion in the adrenomedullary chromaffin cell.

Honors & Awards

National Academies Education Fellow, 2015
National Scientist Development Award (American Heart Association), 2013
NIH Postdoctoral NRSA fellowship (NIGMS), 2009-2011
NIH Postdoctoral NRSA fellowship (NIDA), 2008-2009



Ph.D. Neurosciences, Cornell University, 2007
B.A. Neurosciences; English Literature (double major), Columbia University, 1998

Post-Doctoral Training

Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Michigan. Advisors - Ronald W. Holz (Pharmacology) and Daniel Axelrod (Physics), 2007-2011

Published Articles or Reviews

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