Senior Lecturer - Anatomy
Biodiscovery and Molecular Development of Therapeutics
James Cook University
Dr. Jennings' research has focussed on identifying the factors that drive the excitability of neurons (nerve cells), concentrating on ion channels and receptors. The prime aim of his research has been a better understanding of the mechanisms of pain, to improve treatment of pain conditions.
Behaviour, protein expression assays and patch - clamp electrophysiology.