Tyler Tarr

Graduated

2016

Mentor

Dr. Stephen Meriney

Thesis

Prior Degree

BS, University of Pittsburgh (2010)

Publications

Tarr, T.B., Malick, W., Liang, M., Valdomir, G., Frasso, M., Lacomis, D., Reddel, S.W., Garcia-Ocano, A., Wipf, P., Meriney, S.D. Evaluation of a novel calcium channel agonist for therapeutic potential in Lambert-Eaton Myasthenic Syndrome. J. Neuroscience 33: 10559-10567, 2013.

Tarr, T.B., Dittrich, M. and Meriney, S.D. Are Unreliable Release Mechanisms Conserved from NMJ to CNS? Trends Neurosci. 36: 14-22, 2013.

Liang, M., Tarr, T.B., Bravo-Altamirano, K., Valdomir, G., Rensch, G., Swanson, L., DeStefino, N.R., Mazzarisi, C.M., Olszewski, R.A., Wilson, G.M., Meriney, S.D. and Wipf, P. Synthesis and Biological Evaluation of a Selective N- and P/Q-Type Calcium Channel Agonist. ACS Med. Chem. Lett. 3: 985-990, 2012

Tarr, T.B., Valdomir, G., Liang, M., Wipf, P. and Meriney, S.D. New calcium channel agonists as potential therapeutics in LEMS and other neuromuscular diseases. Ann. N.Y. Acad. Sci. 1275: 85-91, 2012.