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Timothy Vartanian

Brain and Mind Research Institute, Neurology

Weill Cornell Medical - New York City

Interests: Multiple Sclerosis, Neurodegeneration, TLR


The aims of the Vartanian Lab are to:

  • better understand what environmental factors trigger the onset of Multiple Sclerosis in genetically susceptible individuals.
  • understand the factors and biology leading to new lesion formation in MS.
  • prevent injury to and promote regeneration of myelin in people with MS.