Stephanie A. Barnes, PhD

Postdoctoral fellow

Centre for Integrative Physiology

University of Edinburgh

Hugh Robson Building, George Square

Edinburgh, EH8 9XD


Academic positions

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Centre for Integrative Physiology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK




  • Ph.D. in Neuroscience, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK

  • B.Sc (Hons) Pharmacology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK

Research Support

  • FRAXA Research Foundation, Postdoctoral Fellowship. PI: Steph Barnes (Supervisor: Emily Osterweil). Title: Enhancement of NMDA receptor signaling for the treatment of fragile X syndrome. Amount: $90,000


  • Thomson, S. R.*, Seo, S. S.*, Barnes, S. A.✝, Louros, S. R.✝, Muscas, M., Dando, O., Kirby, C., Hardingham, G. E., Wyllie, D. J. A., Kind, P. C., Osterweil, E. K. Cell type-specific translation profiling reveals a novel strategy for treating fragile X syndrome. Neuron. In press.

*,✝ authors contributed equally

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Osterweil Lab,

University of Edinburgh