Prof. Alexei Verkhratsky University of Manchester, UK6 Talks 1 Series
Alexei Verkhratsky, Chairman of the Physiology and Medicine Section of Academia Europaea, is Professor of Neurophysiology at the University of Manchester and Head of the Department of Molecular Neurophysiology at the Institute of Experimental Medicine, Prague. He graduated from Kiev Medical Institute in 1983 and received a PhD in physiology... read morefrom Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology (Kiev, Ukraine) in 1986. He is editor-in-chief of Cell Calcium. Prof. A. Verkhratsky's research is mainly dedicated to investigations of mechanisms of calcium signaling in neurones and glial cells, physiology of neuronal-glial interactions and mechanisms of intercellular signaling in the CNS.