The McNay Lab

Under the leadership of principal investigator Dr. Ewan McNay, the lab conducts research on brain metabolism and metabolic control of cognitive processes, with particular emphases on the neural impacts of diabetes, insulin, Alzheimer's disease, and glucose.


Past Collaborations

Working model of insulin and beta-amyloid modulating neuronal glucose uptake


Distribution of GluT4 in a rat brain
McNay Lab
Ewan McNay

1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12222
United States


Principal Investigator

Ewan McNay
Associate Professor
Department of Psychology
2000 PhD University of Virginia, Neuroscience
1992 B.Sc. University of Sheffield, U.K., Biochemistry
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Graduate Students

Star Douglass
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Corey Frank
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