Dr Anthony Ashton

Tony is the course leader for the BSc in Physiology and Pharmacology. He contributes to both UG and PG teaching in the fields of cell biology, biochemistry, pharmacology and neurobiology. He also is an active researcher who is an expert in the field of molecular neurobiology. His research involves the study of the molecular mechanisms of neurotransmitter release. He has a research group normally consisting of several PhD students.