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Division of Natural Sciences & MathematicsDepartment of Biological Sciences

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Robert M. Dores

Robert Dores

Office: SG Mudd 309

Office Phone: (303) 871-3596

Lab Phone: (303) 871-3469





  • 1979 Ph.D., Biology - University of Minnesota - Minneapolis, MN
  • 1974 M.S., Biology - University of San Francisco - San Francisco, CA
  • 1972 B.A., Biology - The College of Saint Thomas - St. Paul, MN

Research Interests

Research projects focus on the biosynthesis of pituitary polypeptide hormones and neuropeptides. Current projects: analysis of posttranslational processing events in the pituitary gland of nonmammalian vertebrates; changes in posttranslational processing events during development; the evolution of opioid peptide systems in the central nervous system of vertebrates. Currently funded by NSF grant IOB-0516958.

Link to Dores' publications through PubMed