Ning Quan, Ph.D.

Professor, College of Dentistry Oral Biology Section; Institute for Behavioral Medicine Research
Faculty

 

Current Research Description

We investigate the mechanisms by which chronic peripheral inflammation/infection triggers the degeneration of the central nervous system and how various different types of psychosocial stress alter the susceptibility to peripheral infection.  The expression and regulation of pro-inflammatory cytokines is a key focus of our research.

Areas of Expertise
  • Stress and Neuroimmunology
Education
  • PhD: University of Tennessee
  • Postdoctoral Training: The National Institute of Mental Health

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Phone:
6142921657
Fax:
6142476945
223 Institute for Behavioral Medicine Research
460 Medical Center Drive
Columbus, OH  43210