Steven A. Goldman
University of Copenhagen, Denmark and University of Rochester Medical Center, NY, United States
Steve Goldman is Professor of Neuroscience and Neurology at both the University of Copenhagen, and the University of Rochester Medical Center. In Copenhagen, he co-directs its Center for Translational Neuromedicine, while at Rochester, he is the URMC Distinguished Professor of Neuroscience and co-directs its Center for Translational Neuromedicine. Goldman obtained his PhD from Rockefeller University and his MD from Cornell, and did his residency in neurology at New York Hospital-Cornell and Memorial Sloan-Kettering. Goldman is interested in cell genesis in the adult brain, with a focus on the use of patient-specific stem and progenitor cells - and in particular their derived glia - in both modeling and treating those myelin disorders, neurodegenerative diseases and psychiatric conditions in which glial pathology is causally involved.
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