Medical School
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (2014)
UT Southwestern/Children's Medical Center (2017), Pediatrics

Research Interest

  • Angiogenesis
  • Blood-brain barrier
  • Bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD)
  • Inflammation


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

A role for an Hsp70 nucleotide exchange factor in the regulation of synaptic vesicle endocytosis.
Morgan JR, Jiang J, Oliphint PA, Jin S, Gimenez LE, Busch DJ, Foldes AE, Zhuo Y, Sousa R, Lafer EM J. Neurosci. 2013 May 33 18 8009-21
Increased synapsin expression and neurite sprouting in lamprey brain after spinal cord injury.
Lau BY, Foldes AE, Alieva NO, Oliphint PA, Busch DJ, Morgan JR Exp. Neurol. 2011 Apr 228 2 283-93
Regenerated synapses in lamprey spinal cord are sparse and small even after functional recovery from injury.
Oliphint PA, Alieva N, Foldes AE, Tytell ED, Lau BY, Pariseau JS, Cohen AH, Morgan JR J. Comp. Neurol. 2010 Jul 518 14 2854-72

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Academic Pediatric Association
  • American Academy of Pediatrics