Mei-Chuan Ko, PhD

Mei-Chuan Ko, PhD - Research Interests


Behavioral Neuroscience, Biological Psychiatry, and Neuropsychopharmacology

  • Biological basis and pharmacotherapy for opioid and cannabinoid abuse and dependence
  • Neuropharmacological basis of therapeutics for CNS drugs including analgesics, antipsychotics, and antidepressants
  • Neural mechanisms of sensory processing, pain vs. itch
  • Translational in vivo models in nonhuman primates

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