Neuroendocrine pharmacology

Astrocytes stained for Hoescht, Propidium iodide, NF-kB, TMRM and cardiolipin content.

Our laboratory is keen to understand how androgens and estrogens affect brain functions, particularly on how these hormones control the mitochondrial functions in the healthy and diseased brain during lifespan in a sex-dependent manner.




We are located in the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Limerick (UL), Ireland. Our group is associated with the Ph.D. programme in Life Sciences and M.Sc. in Biomolecular Science at UL. Prospective students interested in graduate studies should apply through these programmes.