Paul J Lombroso MD

Elizabeth Mears and House Jameson Professor in the Child Study Center and Professor of Neurobiology and of Psychiatry; Director, Laboratory of Molecular Neurobiology

Departments & Organizations

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Neuroscience

Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program


Child Study Center: Tourette’s Syndrome & Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders | Family, Genetic and Molecular Research | NIMH Research Training Program in Childhood-onset Neuropsychiatric Disorders | Albert J. Solnit Integrated Training Program | Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Training Program


Research Interests

Child and adolescent psychiatry; Neuropharmacology  more...


  • B.A., Harvard College, 1972
  • M.D., Albert Einstein College, 1975

Selected Publications

  • Chiodi V, Mallozzi C, Fan Chen J, Ferrante A, Lombroso PJ, Di Stasi AM, Domenici MR, Popoli P (in press) Cocaine-induced changes of synaptic transmission in the striatum are modulated by adenosine A2A receptors and involve the tyrosine phosphatase STEP. Neuropsychopharmacology. 39:569-578 PMCID3895235
  • Baguley TD, Xu HC, Chatterjee M, Lombroso PJ, Ellman J (2013) Substrate-based fragment identification for the development of selective, nonpeptidic inhibitors of Striatal-Enriched Protein Tyrosine Phosphatase. J Med Chem 56:7636-7650. PMCID in progress.
  • Deb I, Manhas N, Poddar R, Allan AM, Rajagopal S, Lombroso PJ, Rosenberg GA, Jalil EC, Paul S (2013) Neuroprotective role of STEP, a brain-enriched tyrosine phosphatase, in focal cerebral ischemia. J Neuroscience 33:17814-17826. PMCID3818554.



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