Anne Homan, PhD

Phone

412-624-8283

E-mail

aeh66@pitt.edu

Education & Training

BS, Allegheny College (2013)
PhD, University of Pittsburgh (2019)

Location

461 Crawford Hall

Mentor

Stephen Meriney

Graduation Year

2019

Research Interest Summary

Mechanisms underlying presynaptic neurotransmitter release and plasticity

Representative Publications

Homan AE, Laghaei R, Dittrich M, Meriney SD. (2018). Impact of spatiotemporal calcium dynamics within presynaptic active zones on synaptic delay at the frog neuromuscular junction. J Neurophysiol 119(2): 688-699.

Laghaei R, Ma J, Tarr T, Homan AE, Kelly L, Tilvawala M, Vuocolo B, Rajasekaran H, Meriney SD, Dittrich M. (2018). Transmitter release site organization can predict synaptic function at the neuromuscular junction. J Neurophysiol, doi: 10.1152/jn.00168.2017.