Orie Shafer

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Assistant Professor

830 N. University

Office Location(s): 3057B Nat. Sci.
Lab Address: 3057 Nat. Sci. 734.615.5658
Phone: 734.615.0610
oshafer@umich.edu
Shafer Lab Website

  • Fields of Study
    • Neurobiology, Neurogenetics, and Behavior
  • About

    The Shafer lab investigates the neurobiological and genetic basis of biological timekeeping in the fly Drosophila melanogaster. Orie came to MCDB from the Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology at Washington University Medical School in St. Louis where he conducted post-doctoral research with Professor Paul Taghert.

    Recent Publications

     Z. Yao and O. T. Shafer. The Drosophila Circadian Clock Is a Variably Coupled Network of Multiple Peptidergic Units Science 28 March 2014: 1516-1520.

  • Areas of Focus
    • Cell Biology
    • Neurobiology & Animal Physiology