Fred H. Gage
The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, CA, United States
Fred H. Gage, Ph.D., joined Salk Institute as Professor in 1995. He received his Ph.D. in 1976 from Johns Hopkins University. Gage's work concentrates on the adult CNS and unexpected plasticity to environmental stimulation that remains throughout the life of mammals. Additionally, he models human neurological and psychiatric disease in vitro using iPSCs. Finally his lab studies the genomic mosaicism that exists in the brain as a result of mobile elements active during neurogenesis.