LaMotte, Robert H

Principal Investigator

Professor of Anesthesiology and of Neurobiology


Our laboratory uses the methods of single-cell electrophysiology (in vitro and in vivo) and sensory psychophysics to study the peripheral neural mechanisms of pain and itch in humans and animals. Please refer to the laboratory website (http://medicine.yale.edu/labs/lamotte).


Ma, Chao

Adjunct Professor

Research Interests:chronic pain; dorsal root ganglion; chronic compression; spontaneous activity; inflammatory mediators; chemokines; antigen-specific immune response; Fc receptor; Immunoglobulin G; animal models of pain

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  • Lab:(203) 785-5141

Shimada, Steven G

Research Associate

    Zhang, Pu

    Research Assistant