Our research focuses on developmental neurobiology and stem cell biology with an emphasis on understanding neural stem cell distribution, maintenance, and function in the brain as well as applications of stem cell biology in the treatment of Hydrocephalus and other developmental disorders.

Research Interests


  • Neuroepithelial Stem Cell Lineage Tracking
  • Neuroblast Migratory Pathways
  • CSF Fluid Dynamics
  • Aging, Injury and Repair
  • Hydrocephalus

Contact Us

Phone: 860-486-8338
Address: Department of Physiology and Neurobiology
Conover Lab
75 N Eagleville Road, PBB Unit 3156
Storrs, CT 06269

Courses Taught by Dr. Conover


Undergraduate: PNB 3260 - Stem Cell Biology, Spring

Graduate: PNB 6417 - Developmental Neurobiology, Fall