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Publication: Dr. Saleem Nicola

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Dr. Saleem Nicola and a collaborator published the following paper: Morrison SE, Nicola SM. Neurons in the nucleus accumbens promote selection bias for nearer objects. J Neurosci. 34(42):14147-62, 2014.

Publication: Dr. Florence Marlow

Wednesday, October 01, 2014

Dr. Florence Marlow and collaborators published the following paper: Hartung O, Forbes MM, Marlow FL. Zebrafish vasa is required for germ-cell differentiation and maintenance. Mol Reprod Dev. 81(10):946-61, 2014.

Grant Award: Ariel Vitenzon

Wednesday, October 01, 2014

Ariel Vitenzon (Khodakhah Lab) was awarded NRSA training grant 1F31NS090725 to research "Does a common mechanism trigger attacks in episodic ataxia type 2?"

Publication: Dr. Elyse Sussman

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Dr. Elyse Sussman and collaborators published the following paper: Sussman ES, Bregman AS, Lee WW. Effects of task-switching on neural representations of ambiguous sound input. Neuropsychologia. 64C:218-229, 2014.

Media: Dr. John Foxe, Dr. Sophie Molholm

Monday, September 22, 2014

The work of Dr. John Foxe, Dr. Sophie Molholm and collaborators was featured in a Washington Post "To Your Health" segment regarding the prospects of utilizing brain wave analysis to possibly diagnose autism.

Grant Award: Dr. Pablo Castillo

Monday, September 01, 2014

Dr. Pablo Castillo was awarded a diversity supplement for R01MH081935, "Activity-dependent synaptic plasticity expressed by NMDARs," in support of Pablo Lituma.

Grant Award: Dr. David Hall

Monday, September 01, 2014

Dr. David Hall has had grant R24OD010943 renewed for the "Center for C. elegans anatomy", now in its 17th year.

Grant Award: Dr. Suzanne Zukin

Monday, September 01, 2014

Dr. Suzanne Zukin received a Brain and Behavior Research Foundation Distinguished Investigator award for "REST-dependent epigenetic remodeling of NMDA receptors as a risk factor in schizophrenia."

Publication: Dr. Myles Akabas

Tuesday, July 01, 2014

Dr. Myles Akabas and a collaborator published the following paper: Akabas MH, Brass LF. A closer look at attrition in MD-PhD programs. Acad Med. 89(7):958, 2014.

Publication: Dr. Yonatan Fishman

Tuesday, July 01, 2014

Dr. Yonatan Fishman published the following paper: Fishman, YI. The mechanisms and meaning of the mismatch negativity. Brain Topogr. 27(4):500-26, 2014.

Grant Award: Samantha Kee

Tuesday, July 01, 2014

Samantha Kee (Khodakhah Lab) was awarded training grant 1F31NS089716 regarding "Cerebellar involvement and alcohol effects in a mouse model of myoclonus dystonia."

Publication: Dr. Pablo Castillo

Sunday, June 01, 2014

Dr. Pablo Castillo and a collaborator published the following paper: Younts TJ, Castillo PE. Endogenous cannabinoid signaling at inhibitory interneurons. Curr Opin Neurobiol. 26:42-50, 2014.

Grant Award: Dr. Jean Hebert

Sunday, June 01, 2014

Dr. Jean Hebert was awarded NIH(NINDS) grant R21NS088943 for "Assessing whether the adult neocortex can incorporate new projection neurons." This grant scored in the 1st percentile.

Publication: Dr. Brett Abrahams

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Dr. Brett Abrahams and collaborators published the following paper: Berko, ER et al. Mosaic epigenetic dysregulation of ectodermal cells in autism spectrum disorder. PLoS Genet. 10(5):e1004402, 2014.

Publication: Dr. Solomon Moshé

Tuesday, April 01, 2014

Dr. Solomon Moshe and collaborators published the following review: Moshé SL, Perucca E, Ryvlin P, Tomson T. Epilepsy: new advances. Lancet. [Epub ahead of print], 2014.

Grant Award: Dr. Jean Hebert

Saturday, March 01, 2014

Dr. Jean Hebert was awarded an Einstein Stem Cell Center pilot study grant to determine "Do transplant-derived neurons in the adult neocortex form synapses with appropriate targets?"

Grant Award: Dr. Adam Kohn

Saturday, February 01, 2014

Dr. Adam Kohn had NIH(NEI) R01EY016774 renewed to continue research on "Visual cortical adaptation."

Grant Award: Dr. Jean Hebert

Wednesday, January 01, 2014

Dr. Jean Hebert was awarded a Brain Research Foundation Scientific Innovation Award to determine "How receptive is the adult neocortex to incorporating new projection neurons?"