Short CV/Education and training

  • 1973
    MA Biochemistry, Oxford University

  • 1977
    PhD, Institute of Psychiatry, London

    Professor of Pharmacology, University College London

Selected publications

  • D'Arco, M., Margas, W., Cassidy, J. S., & Dolphin, A. C. (2015). The Upregulation of alpha(2)delta-1 Subunit Modulates Activity-Dependent Ca2+ Signals in Sensory Neurons. JOURNAL OF NEUROSCIENCE, 35 (15), 5891-5903. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3997-14.2015

  • Nieto-Rostro, M., Sandhu, G., Bauer, C. S., Jiruska, P., Jefferys, J. G., & Dolphin, A. C. (2014). Altered expression of the voltage-gated calcium channel subunit α₂δ-1: a comparison between two experimental models of epilepsy and a sensory nerve ligation model of neuropathic pain. Neuroscience, 283, 124-137. doi:10.1016/j.neuroscience.2014.03.013

  • Lana, B., Schlick, B., Martin, S., Pratt, W. S., Page, K. M., Goncalves, L., . . . Dolphin, A. C. (2014). Differential upregulation in DRG neurons of an α2δ-1 splice variant with a lower affinity for gabapentin after peripheral sensory nerve injury. Pain, 155 (3), 522-533. doi:10.1016/j.pain.2013.12.001

  • Ferron, L., Nieto-Rostro, M., Cassidy, J. S., & Dolphin, A. C. (2014). Fragile X mental retardation protein controls synaptic vesicle exocytosis by modulating N-type calcium channel density. Nat Commun, 5, 3628-?. doi:10.1038/ncomms4628

  • Cassidy, J. S., Ferron, L., Kadurin, I., Pratt, W. S., & Dolphin, A. C. (2014). Functional exofacially tagged N-type calcium channels elucidate the interaction with auxiliary α2δ-1 subunits. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 111 (24), 8979-8984. doi:10.1073/pnas.1403731111

  • Dolphin, A. C. (2014). Regulation of Voltage-Gated Calcium Channel Trafficking and Function by Auxiliary Subunits. BIOPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 106 (2), 220A.

Complete list of publications

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Fellow of the Academy of Medical Science (UK)

  • Fellow of Royal Society


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