Terrance Egan, PhD

Terrance Egan, PhD

Primary Academic Title

Professor, Pharmacology and Physiology, Saint Louis University

Research Interest

ATP-gated metabotropic and ionotropic purinergic receptors expressed by primary human microglia and macrophages maintained in defined culture media


  • 1984: PhD, neural and endocrine control, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Mass.


  • 1984 - 1986: Post-doctoral research fellow, physiology, University of Oxford, England
  • 1987 - 1988: Post-doctoral research fellow, Max-Planck-Institut für Psychiatrie, Martinsried, Germany
  • 1988 - 1991: Post-doctoral research fellow, biochemistry, Brandeis University, Waltham, Mass.
  • 1991 - 1992: Post-doctoral research fellow, cardiology and physiology, University of Maryland, Baltimore

Selected Research Publications

Physiology of Cultured Human Microglia Maintained in a Defined Culture Medium.
  • Tewari M, Khan M, Verma M, [...] Egan TM
  • Immunohorizons 2021