Ram Mishra, PhD
Board of Directors at CRP40 Inc.
Location: Charlottetown, Price, Canada
Ram Mishra, PhD, has been working in the field of Parkinsonís disease for the last 25 years. He has over 250 publications (book chapters, peer-reviewed papers, abstracts) and holds two patents relevant to diagnosis and the treatment of Parkinsonís disease. Dr. Mishra is the one of the three co-inventors of the CRP40 technology. He is a professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neuroscience at McMaster University and a member of the Board of Directors for CRP40 Inc.
Dr. Mishraís laboratory focuses on the relationship between genetic, biochemical/molecular mechanisms and neuropsychiatric disorders such as schizophrenia, drug-induced oxidative stress and Parkinsonís disease. Additionally, translational research towards development of biomarkers for the early diagnosis of schizophrenia and Parkinsonís diseases as well as novel allosteric drug development for treatment of mental illnesses are also conducted.
Dr. Mishra also serves as a chair of all graduate scholarship programs in the faculty of Health Sciences. Former graduate students from Dr. Mishraís lab hold highly prestigious positions in industry, universities and government bodies such as CIHR and NRC.