Contact, publication, and social network information about Harvard faculty and fellows. Harvard Catalyst Profiles
Last Name

profileEdward Charles Garswood Pym, Ph.D.

TitleLecturer on Systems Biology
InstitutionHarvard Medical School
DepartmentSystems Biology
AddressHarvard Medical School
Warren Alpert Bldg
200 Longwood Ave
Boston MA 02115
vCardDownload vCard (login for email)

Collapse Bibliographic 
Collapse selected publications
Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.
List All   |   Timeline
  1. Pym E, Sasidharan N, Thompson-Peer KL, Simon DJ, Anselmo A, Sadreyev R, Hall Q, Nurrish S, Kaplan JM. Shank is a dose-dependent regulator of Cav1 calcium current and CREB target expression. Elife. 2017 May 06; 6. PMID: 28477407.
    View in: PubMed
  2. Younger MA, Müller M, Tong A, Pym EC, Davis GW. A presynaptic ENaC channel drives homeostatic plasticity. Neuron. 2013 Sep 18; 79(6):1183-96. PMID: 23973209; PMCID: PMC3784986.
  3. Hu Z, Pym EC, Babu K, Vashlishan Murray AB, Kaplan JM. A neuropeptide-mediated stretch response links muscle contraction to changes in neurotransmitter release. Neuron. 2011 Jul 14; 71(1):92-102. PMID: 21745640; PMCID: PMC3134788.
  4. Müller M, Pym EC, Tong A, Davis GW. Rab3-GAP controls the progression of synaptic homeostasis at a late stage of vesicle release. Neuron. 2011 Feb 24; 69(4):749-62. PMID: 21338884; PMCID: PMC3059509.
  5. Bai J, Hu Z, Dittman JS, Pym EC, Kaplan JM. Endophilin functions as a membrane-bending molecule and is delivered to endocytic zones by exocytosis. Cell. 2010 Oct 29; 143(3):430-41. PMID: 21029864; PMCID: PMC2996235.
  6. Marie B, Pym E, Bergquist S, Davis GW. Synaptic homeostasis is consolidated by the cell fate gene gooseberry, a Drosophila pax3/7 homolog. J Neurosci. 2010 Jun 16; 30(24):8071-82. PMID: 20554858; PMCID: PMC3291498.
  7. Pym EC, Southall TD, Mee CJ, Brand AH, Baines RA. The homeobox transcription factor Even-skipped regulates acquisition of electrical properties in Drosophila neurons. Neural Dev. 2006 Nov 16; 1:3. PMID: 17147779; PMCID: PMC1679800.
  8. Baines RA, Pym EC. Determinants of electrical properties in developing neurons. Semin Cell Dev Biol. 2006 Feb; 17(1):12-9. PMID: 16337413.
    View in: PubMed
  9. Mee CJ, Pym EC, Moffat KG, Baines RA. Regulation of neuronal excitability through pumilio-dependent control of a sodium channel gene. J Neurosci. 2004 Oct 06; 24(40):8695-703. PMID: 15470135.
    View in: PubMed
Local representatives can answer questions about the Profiles website or help with editing a profile or issues with profile data. For assistance with this profile: HMS/HSDM faculty should contact For faculty or fellow appointment updates and changes, please ask your appointing department to contact HMS. For fellow personal and demographic information, contact HMS Human Resources at For faculty personal and demographic information, contact HMS Office for Faculty Affairs at
Pym's Networks
Click the "See All" links for more information and interactive visualizations!
Concepts Expand Description
Co-Authors Expand Description
Similar People Expand Description
Same Department Expand Description
Physical Neighbors Expand Description