News & Events
Neurobiology & Behavior Seminar, Thursday 9/15, 12 noon: Dr. Prakash Kara (Medical University of South Carolina), “Synaptic, Spiking and Vascular Cortical Maps of Sensory Stimulus Selectivity.”
Leora Fox, a PhD candidate in Ai Yamamoto's lab, will present her thesis Thursday, 9/15: “Alfy mediates the turnover of huntingtin and modifies pathogenesis in mouse models of Huntington’s disease.”
Shobhit Singla, an MD/PhD student in Nate Sawtell's lab, will defend his thesis on Thursday 8/4/16, titled, "A cerebellum-like circuit in the auditory system cancels self-generated sounds."
NB&B Thesis Defense: Shobhit Singla, from the Laboratory of Nate Sawtell. Thursday, 8/4/16, 1pm.
The 2016 Kavli Prizes were announced on June 2, 2016. Learn more about the laureates.
Neurobiology & Behavior Seminars in June: 6/2, Alex Huk (UT Austin), "Some New Perspectives on Motion Processing;" 6/9, Gwyneth Card (HHMI Janelia), "Decoding Descending Control of Behavioral Choice."
NB&B student Nancy Padilla, in the lab of Josh Gordon, will defend her thesis on June 8th, 2016, at 1pm.
Neurobiology & Behavior Seminar, Thursday 5/26/16, 12 noon: Mark Freeman (UMass), "Astrocyte Control of Neural Circuits and Behavior."
Kavli NTC Neurolunch, Tuesday 5/17, 12 noon: Ho Sung Rhee (Wichterle Lab), "Stage-specific recruitment of Isl1 reveals dynamic enhancer landscape in postmitotic motor neurons."
Timothy Machado and Chaogu Zheng are the winners of the 2015 Kavli Institute Award for Distinguished Research in Neuroscience
The winners of the 2015 Kavli Institute Award for Distinguished Research in Neuroscience are Timothy Machado and Chaogu Zheng.