Lab News

1. September 2015: BRAIN Initiative Grant  to build and share a new generation of miniaturized microscopes funded!! (in collaboration with Alcino Silva, Baljit Khakh, Dejan Markovic)

 

2. September 2015: IDDRC Center Grant Main Project (Co-PI with Shifali Jeste) funded!  We will study cortical and hippocampal network activity in two models Dup15q syndrome.

 

3. April 21st, 2015:  Ben Huang’s co-first author collaborative paper with the Khakh lab on astrocytic calcium dynamics published in Nature Neuroscience!

http://www.nature.com/neuro/journal/vaop/ncurrent/full/nn.4001.html

 

4. April 10th, 2015: Maria Lazaro’s review paper on the Utility of Mouse Models of Autism published in Current Opinions of Neurology!

https://www.dropbox.com/s/3jp7l2or4b51i5f/the%20utility%20of%20mouse%20models%20paper.pdf?dl=0

 

5. March 2015: Peyman Golshani promoted to Associate Professor!

 

6. September 2014: Pierre-Olivier Polack starts his tenure-track Assistant Professor job at Rutgers University!  Wishing him the best!

 

7. November 2013: Pablo Garcia Junco-Clemente’s paper on functional changes to visual cortex in the PTEN model of autism published in PNAS!

http://www.pnas.org/content/110/45/18297.long

 

8. July 2013: Pierre-Olivier Polack’s paper on the cellular mechanisms of brain state dependent gain modulation published in Nature Neuroscience!