Dr. Rakesh Karmacharya , MD

Neurology and Psychiatry

(617) 855-2000

McLean Hospital
115 Mill St
Belmont, MA 02478

Overview

His research focuses on applying chemical biology approaches to the study of cellular processes relevant to the pathogenesis and treatment of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. He is studying novel mechanisms that underlie the stability of beta-catenin in the Wnt signaling pathway, which is a pathway of interest in the treatment of bipolar disorder. He is also creating induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cells using fibroblasts from patients with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, with the goal of investigating the disease biology in live neuronal cells with the patients' genetic makeup.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 17 Years

Languages Spoken: English

Education & Training

Medical School: ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE

Graduation Date: in 2002

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • McLean Hospital

Specialties: Neurology and Psychiatry

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