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Edward Brown, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester
500 Joseph C. Wilson Blvd.
Box 270168
Rochester, NY 14611


The biographical information for Edward Brown, Ph.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (National)

Pew Scholar in the Biomedical Sciences Award | Pew Charitable Trusts 2007 - 2011
Era of Hope Scholar Award | Department of Defense Breast Cancer Research Program 2005 - 2010
Reynolds Scholarship (full room, full board, full tuition, stipend) | Wake Forest University | Winston-Salem, NC 1984 - 1988

Awards & Honors (Local)

NIH Director's New Innovator Award | NIH 2009 - 2014
AFLAC-AACR Scholars in Cancer Research Award | AFLAC 2000
Phi Beta Kappa | Wake Forest University | Winston-Salem, NC 1992
Speas Award for Excellence in Physics | Wake Forest University | Winston-Salem, NC 1992


Use of Antagonists for Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide (CGRP) or Inhibitors of CGRP Receptor Function to Inhibit Tumor Cell Growth

United States Serial NO.: 12/987,876
Filed Date: July 9, 2009
Title: Methods of Treating Cancer Using The Calcitonin-Gene Related Peptide ("CGRP") Receptor Antagonist CGRP8-37
Invented by: Ian Dickerson, Edward Brown III
Two Methods to Measure the Ratio of Forwards-Generated to Backwards-Generated Second Harmonic Signal In Vivo with Only One Objective Lens

United States Serial NO.: 13/696,150
Filed Date: May 3, 2011
Title: System and Method for Measuring the Ratio of Forward-Propagating to Back-Propagating Second Harmonic-Generation Signal, and Applications Thereof
Invented by: Edward Brown III, Xiaoxing Han

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 34 available »

2012 Feb
Perry SW, Burke RM, Brown EB. "Two-photon and second harmonic microscopy in clinical and translational cancer research." Annals of biomedical engineering. 2012 Feb; 40(2):277-91. Epub 2012 Jan 19.
Sullivan, K.;Brown, E. "Diffusion and multi-photon fluorescence recovery after photobleaching in bounded systems". Physical review E. In Press. 2011; .
Perry, S.; Norman, J.; Barbieri, J.; Brown, E.; Gelbard, H. "Mitochondrial membrane potential probes and the proton gradient: a practical usage guide". BioTechniques. In Press. 2011; .
Madden KS, Szpunar MJ, Brown EB. "?-Adrenergic receptors (?-AR) regulate VEGF and IL-6 production by divergent pathways in high ?-AR-expressing breast cancer cell lines." Breast cancer research and treatment. 2011 130(3):747-58. Epub 2011 Jan 14.
2010 Aug
Kozai TD, Marzullo TC, Hooi F, Langhals NB, Majewska AK, Brown EB, Kipke DR. "Reduction of neurovascular damage resulting from microelectrode insertion into the cerebral cortex using in vivo two-photon mapping." Journal of neural engineering. 2010 Aug; 7(4):046011. Epub 2010 Jul 19.

Current Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Neuroscience (SMD)


PhD | Physics | Cornell University1999
MS | Physics | Cornell University1995
BS | Physics | Wake Forest University1992

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Department of Radiation Oncology, Harvard Medical School / Massachusetts General Hospital. Laboratory of Dr. Rakesh K. Jain. 2001