Csaba Leranth, MD, PhD

Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences and of Neuroscience

Research Departments & Organizations

Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences: Reproductive Neurosciences Group | Reproductive Sciences

Neural Transplant and Neurobehavior Program

Office of Cooperative Research

Research Interests

Anatomy; Endocrine System; Gynecology; Nervous System; Neurobiology

Research Summary

Positive gonadal hormonal and negative bisphenol A effects on brain areas involved mnemonic functions (hippocampus and prefrontal cortex) of females and males

Specialized Terms: Positive gonadal hormonal negative bisphenol A effects

Extensive Research Description

Bisphenol A effect on the non-human primate brain.

Gene therapy of primate model of Parkinsons disease.

Morphological changes in the primate brain in PCP model of schizophrenia.


  • Biomedical Research Saint Kitts and Nevis (1982)

    Biomedical research at a primate research facility that supports a broad range of neuroscience and medical studies that uniquely require the use of nonhuman primates.

Selected Publications

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Contact Info

Csaba Leranth, MD, PhD
Mailing Address
Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences333 Cedar Street
New Haven, CT 06510-

Curriculum Vitae

Research Image 1

Effect of Bisphenol A on the spine synapses of the prefrontal cortex of non-human primates. Bisphenol A dministration results in a loss of spine synapses (panel b) compared to controls (panel a).