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Karl Deisseroth - D. H. Chen Professor and Professor of Bioengineering and of Psychiatry & of Behavioral Sciences

Bio-X Affiliated Faculty, Clark Center Faculty

Dr. Karl Deisseroth's lab focuses on developing molecular and cellular tools to observe, perturb, and re-engineer brain circuits. His laboratory is based in the James H. Clark Center at Stanford and employs a range of techniques including neural stem cell and tissue engineering methods, electrophysiology, molecular biology, neural activity imaging, animal behavior, and computational neural network modeling. Also a clinician in the psychiatry department, Dr. Deisseroth employs novel electromagnetic brain stimulation techniques in human patients for therapeutic purposes.