Neurobiology

Recommended Readings: Leslie B. Vosshall, Ph.D. March 3, 2017

By |2019-08-02T18:55:37+00:00March 2nd, 2017|Categories: Friday Lectures, Infectious Disease/Mechanisms, Neurobiology, Neurogenetics, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, March 03, 2017   3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Leslie B. Vosshall, Ph.D. Robin Chemers Neustein Professor and Head, Laboratory of Neurogenetics and Behavior, The Rockefeller University NEUROBIOLOGY OF THE WORLD’S MOST DANGEROUS ANIMAL Recommended Readings: Bezzina A. Malaria infection smells irresistible to mosquitoes. Cosmos. Feb 9 2017 Hurd H. Afraid of malaria? [...]

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Recommended Readings: Edward S. Boyden Ph.D. Friday February 17, 2017

By |2019-08-02T18:55:37+00:00February 16th, 2017|Categories: Friday Lectures, Methods, Neurobiology, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, February 17, 2017   3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Edward S. Boyden,  Ph.D. Associate Professor MIT Media Lab Optical Tools for Analyzing and Repairing Complex Biological Systems Recommended Readings: Boyden, Edward S. (2015). Optogenetics and the future of neuroscience. NATURE NEUROSCIENCE. 18(12): 1862-1862 Chen, Fei; Tillberg, Paul W.; Boyden, Edward S. (2015). Expansion microscopy. SCIENCE. 347(6221): 543-548    [...]

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Recommended Readings: Marcello Magnasco Ph.D. Monday October 31, 2016

By |2019-08-02T18:55:50+00:00October 21st, 2016|Categories: Mathematics/Physics, Monday Lectures, Neurobiology, Recommended Readings, Science|Tags: , , , , |

Monday Lectures Monday October 31, 2016   3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Marcello Magnasco, Ph.D. Professor, Mathematical Physics The Rockefeller University Recommended Readings: Janik VM, and Slater PJB.  Vocal Learning in Mammals.  Advances in the Study of Behavior,   26:59-99     1997    Request through Markus Library at librequest@rockefeller.edu Reiss D, and McCowan B.  Spontaneous Vocal Mimicry and [...]

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Recommended Readings: Gaby Maimon, Ph.D., Sept 23, 2016

By |2019-08-02T18:55:50+00:00August 30th, 2016|Categories: Friday Lectures, Neurobiology, Neuroscience, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , |

Friday Lecture Series Gaby Maimon, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Laboratory of Integrative Brain Function Quantitative Neural Computations in Behaving Drosophila Recommended Readings: Kim, A.J. et al. Cellular evidence for efference copy in Drosophila visuomotor processing. Nature Neuroscience. 18, 1247–1255 (2015). Rien, D.; kern, R. and R. Kurtz.  Octopaminergic modulation of a fly visual motion-sensitive neuron during stimulation with [...]

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Recommended Readings: Mary Hynes, Ph.D., May 23

By |2019-08-02T18:55:51+00:00May 9th, 2016|Categories: Monday Lectures, Neurobiology, Recommended Readings, Science|Tags: , , |

Monday Lecture Series Monday, May 23, 2016 4:00 p.m., Carson Family Auditorium (CRC) Mary Hynes, Ph.D. Research Associate Professor, Laboratory of Neural Specification and Development, The Rockefeller University Widespread Differential Expression of 3’ UTR and Cognate Coding Region Sequences in Neurons and Other Tissues Recommended Readings: Heiman, M., Kulicke, R., Fenster, R. J., Greengard, P., [...]

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Recommended Readings: Mary Jeanne Kreek, M.D., May 2

By |2019-08-02T18:56:00+00:00April 8th, 2016|Categories: Cellular and Molecular Biology, Genomics, History of Science, Monday Lectures, Neurobiology, Neuroscience, Recommended Readings, Science|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Monday Lecture Series Monday, May 2, 2016 4:00 p.m., Carson Family Auditorium (CRC) Mary Jeanne Kreek, M.D. Senior Attending Physician, The Rockefeller University Hospital Patrick E. and Beatrice M. Haggerty Professor and Head, Laboratory of the Biology of Addictive Diseases, The Rockefeller University 50th Anniversary of First Research Paper on Methadone Maintenance Treatment: Update on [...]

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Recommended Readings: Lindsay Schwarz, Ph.D., March 7

By |2019-08-02T18:56:02+00:00February 9th, 2016|Categories: Neurobiology, Neuroscience, Recommended Readings, Science|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Special Seminar Monday, March 7 4:00 p.m., Carson Family Auditorium (CRC) Lindsay Schwarz, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Biology, Stanford University New Approaches for Uncovering Norepinephrine Circuit Organization and Function Recommended Readings Schwarz, L. A., & Luo, L. (2015). Organization of the locus coeruleus-norepinephrine system. Current Biology, 25(21), R1051-R1056. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2015.09.039. Schwarz, L. A., Miyamichi, K., [...]

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Recommended Readings: David Schneider, Ph.D., March 14

By |2019-08-02T18:56:02+00:00February 9th, 2016|Categories: Neurobiology, Neuroscience, Recommended Readings, Science|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Special Seminar Friday, March 14 4:00 p.m., Carson Family Auditorium (CRC) David Schneider, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Neurobiology, Duke University Sensory and Motor Circuits for Listening and Learning Recommended Readings Empirical Articles Nelson, A., Schneider, D. M., Takatoh, J., Sakurai, K., Wang, F., & Mooney, R. (2013). A circuit for motor cortical modulation of [...]

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Recommended Readings: Vanessa Ruta, Ph.D., February 26

By |2019-08-02T18:56:02+00:00February 2nd, 2016|Categories: Cellular and Molecular Biology, Friday Lectures, Neurobiology, Recommended Readings, Science|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Friday Lecture Series The Detlev W. Bronk Alumni Lecture, Ph.D. Recruitment Lecture Friday, February 26 3:45 p.m., Caspary Auditorium Vanessa Ruta, Ph.D. Gabrielle H. Reem and Herbert J. Kayden Assistant Professor, Laboratory of Neurophysiology and Behavior, The Rockefeller University Neural Circuits for Adaptive Behaviors Recommended Readings Caron, S. J., Ruta, V., Abbott, L. F., & [...]

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Recommended Readings: Talia Lerner, Ph.D., March 10

By |2019-08-02T18:56:11+00:00January 13th, 2016|Categories: Microbiology, Neurobiology, Neuroscience, Recommended Readings, Science, Special Seminar Series|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Special Lecture Series Thursday, March 10, 2016 4:00 p.m., Carson Family Auditorium (CRC) Talia Lerner, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Bioengineering, Stanford University Distinct Information Encoding in Circuit-Defined Nigrostriatal Dopamine Neuron Subpopulations Recommended Reading Adhikari, A., Lerner, T. N., Finkelstein, J., Pak, S., Jennings, J. H., Davidson, T. J., ... & Kim, S. Y. (2015). [...]

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