Name: Madepalli Lakshmana

Country: United States


Associate Member, Torrey Pines Institute for Molecular Studies Adjunct Research Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida.

Phone no: 772-345-4698, 858-729-4414

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Neurobiology, Torrey Pines Institute for Molecular Studies, 11350 SW Village Parkway, Port St. Lucie, FL 34987. 

Research Interests:

Alzheimer’s disease, Neurodegeneration, Biological assay development; drug discovery; High throughput screening; High-content screening; Synapses and trafficking, Molecular neuropharmacology, Neurophysiology, Mouse models of neurological disorders, Learning and memory, Synaptic vesicles and transmission .



  • 1994: Best Poster Award at the second biennial conf. of Asian Pacific Society for Neurochem.
  • 1996: Senior Research fellowship from Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), India
  • 1997: International trainee postdoctoral fellowship from International Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB)
  • 2000- Science and Technology Agency (STA) Fellowship from the government of Japan
  • 2002- Postdoctoral fellowship from Pharmaceutical safety and research, Government of Japan
  • 2007: New Investigator Award from the Alzheimer’s Association
  • 2009: Junior Faculty Award from AD-PD conference, Prague, Czech Republic