Christoph Lossin, Ph.D.

Christoph Lossin is an Associate Professional Researcher in the Department of Neurology at the University of California, Davis. He received his Ph.D. degree in Neuroscience from the Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee, in 2003 for work on sodium channel-related epilepsy. For his postdoctoral period, he moved to Osaka, Japan, to conduct pharmacological studies on glial inwardly rectifying potassium channels. In 2007, he became a Principal Investigator and Lecturer in the Neurology Department at University of California Davis, which has been his primary research location for the last years. During his time in Japan, he established a strong partnership with the Department of Pediatrics at Fukuoka University, collaborating on various topics that seek to understand and treat seizures of the immature brain in the context of ion channel dysfunction ("channelepsies"). He commonly spends part of his summer at Fukuoka University as a Visiting Professor, conducting research and teaching electrophysiology. His research interests are compiled here.

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