Bamford Laboratory

nigel bamfordNigel S. Bamford

Principal Investigator
Associate Professor of Neurology, Pediatrics and Psychology
Office: (206) 616-4150
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Education: University of Utah, Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons


Current Laboratory Staff and Trainees


Wengang Wang, MD

Senior Research Scientist, University of Washington.
Dr. Wang has 16 years’ experience in patch-clamp electrophysiology, behavior and biochemistry.

Granville P. Storey, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Neurology, University of Washington.

Ian J. Bamford

Student Researcher.
Ian analyses electrophysiological data.

Justin Lewis

Undergraduate, University of Washington.
Justin is using immunoblotting to determine GABA receptor concentrations in the motor striatum of mice exposed to cocaine in utero. He is a recipient of Mary Gates Research Scholarship (2010-11). He received credits for NEURO 499 Individual Research in Neurology.

Melissa Julyanti

Undergraduate in biology, University of Washington.
Using immunohistochemical techniques, Melissa is investigating the effects of prenatal cocaine exposure on GABA interneuron migration.

Linda Zhang

Undergraduate, University of Washington.
Linda manages the animal colony and is responsible for genotyping.