Myles Akabas, MD, Internal Medicine, Bronx, NY

MylesHughAkabasMDPhD

Internal Medicine Bronx, NY

Prof. of Physiology & Biophysics, Neuroscience and Medicine

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  • Office

    1300 Morris Park Ave
    Dept. Of Physiology & Biophysics
    Bronx, NY 10461
    Phone(718) 430-3360
    Fax(718) 430-8819
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Education & Training

  • New York Presbyterian Hospital -  Columbia Campus
    New York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia CampusFellowship, Nephrology, 1985 - 1986
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital -  Columbia Campus
    New York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia CampusResidency, Internal Medicine, 1983 - 1985
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Albert Einstein College of MedicineClass of 1983

Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 1985 - 2021
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Yeast-based High-Throughput Screen Identifies Plasmodium falciparum Equilibrative Nucleoside Transporter 1 Inhibitors That Kill Malaria Parasites  
    Frame IJ, Deniskin R, Rinderspacher A, Katz F, Deng SX, Moir RD, Adjalley SH, Coburn-Flynn O, Fidock DA, Willis IM, Landry DW, Akabas MH., ACS Chem Biol., 1/30/2015

Press Mentions

  • Novel Technique for Finding Drugs to Combat Malaria Developed
    Novel Technique for Finding Drugs to Combat Malaria DevelopedFebruary 10, 2016 16:15

Grant Support

  • Inhibitors of Purine Import into Plasmodium falciparum Kill Malaria ParasitesNIAID2015–Present
  • Structure Of GABA-A Receptor Anion-Selective ChannelNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke2004–2011
  • Medical Scientist Training ProgramNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences2004–2011
  • Propofol Interactions With GABA-A ReceptorsNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences2006–2009
  • Malaria Pfcrt Transporter: Structure, Function, SortingNational Institute Of Allergy And Infectious Diseases2005–2006
  • Structure Of GABA-A Receptor Anion-Selective ChannelNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke2000–2003
  • General Anesthetic Interactions With GABA-A ReceptorsNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences2000–2002
  • Anesthetic Mechanisms And GABA-A Receptor StructureNational Institute Of General Medical Sciences2000–2001
  • CFTR Anion Selective Channel--Structure And FunctionNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases2000
  • CFTR Anion Selective Channel--Structure And FunctionNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases1997–2000
  • Structure Of GABA-A Receptor Anion-Selective ChannelNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke1995–2000
  • Structure Of GABA-A Receptor Anion-Selective ChannelNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke1994
  • Molecular Cloning Of The Human Sweet Taste ReceptorNational Institute On Deafness And Other Communication Disorders1991–1992