Douglas Junge

Douglas Junge, professor of Oral Biology and Physiology at UCLA passed away on May 5 after a long illness. Doug was a beloved educator and mentor who researched ion channels, membrane excitability, and sensory coding, among other topics. A graduate of Cal Tech, Doug completed graduate work with G.P. Moore at UCLA and postdoctoral training with S. Hagiwara. He will forever be remembered by his many students, colleagues, and friends. Doug mentored a number of PhD students, including Dick Horn, Jeff Miller, Malcolm Brodwick, Les Satin, and Mark Schwartz. Doug also wrote a classic text on membrane biophysics, Nerve and Muscle Excitation.

Leslie Satin, University of Michigan

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