Faculty Profile: Mukherjee, Jorgesh

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Mukherjee, Jorgesh
Lab Contact:
Jorgesh Mukherjee
mukherjj@uci.edu
(949) 824-2018
A IMAGE AGT
Department: SOM - Radiological Sciences

Research Description

Design, synthesis, and use of novel imaging agents. Targets include various enzymes, receptors and neurotransmitter receptor systems, such as dopamine, serotonin, norepinephrine, acetylcholine, glutamate and others. Applications of imaging agents include use in diagnosis of various pathophysiological conditions, evaluate effects of therapeutic drugs, effects of substance abuse drugs, study in vivo biochemistry for eventual use in human studies.