Dr. Taylor's translational and clinical research program focuses on preventing disorders like schizophrenia and bipolar disorder with psychotic features. He is particularly interested in the roles that oxidative stress and neuroinflammation play in psychosis symptom progression in youth.
TO BE RESCHEDULED:The Lifespan Brain Institute (LiBI) Symposium in collaboration with the Center for Neuroinflammation and Experimental Therapeutics (CNET): "Inflammatory Influences on Brain Development"
The Grinspan Lab focuses on oligodendrocytes, cells of the central nervous system that synthesize the myelin sheath required for transmission of nervous impulses. Failure of myelination results in motor and cognitive deficits.