Charles A Greer PhD

Professor of Neurosurgery and of Neurobiology; Vice Chair of Research, Neurosurgery; Director, Interdepartmental Neuroscience Graduate Program

Departments & Organizations

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Neuroscience

Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program


Neurosurgery: Greer Lab

Research Interests

Development; Specificity of synaptic circuits; Aging; Cellular and molecular biology of the nervous system more...


  • Ph.D., University of Colorado, 1978

Selected Publications

  • Imamura F, Greer CA. (2009) Dendritic branching of olfactory bulb mitral and tufted cells: regulation by TrkB. PLoS One 4(8):e6729
  • Treloar HB, Ray A, Dinglasan LA, Schachner M, Greer CA (2009). Tenascin-C is an inhibitory boundary molecule in the developing olfactory bulb. J Neurosci. 29(30):9405-16.
  • Whitman MC, Fan W, Rela L, Rodriguez-Gil DJ, Greer CA (2009). Blood vessels form a migratory scaffold in the rostral migratory stream. J Comp Neurol. 516(2):94-104.



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