Neurosciences and Behavior

Recommended Readings: Michael W. Young, Ph.D., Monday October 8, 2018

By |2019-08-02T18:54:50+00:00September 28th, 2018|Categories: Cell Biology, Genetics, Genomics, Monday Lectures, Neurosciences and Behavior, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, October 8, 2018  4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Michael W. Young, Ph.D. Richard and Jeanne Fisher Professor and Head Laboratory of Genetics The Rockefeller University Genes Controlling Sleep and Circadian Rhythms Recommended Readings: Science News Rosemary Braun. A Simple Blood Test Could Tell You the Time Inside Your Body. September 12, 2018. Discover [...]

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Recommended Readings: Shai Shaham, Ph.D., Monday April 16, 2018

By |2019-08-02T18:55:11+00:00April 16th, 2018|Categories: Cancer Biology, Genetics, Genomics, Monday Lectures, Neurosciences and Behavior|Tags: , , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, April 16, 2018  4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Shai Shaham, Ph.D. Richard E. Salomon Family Professor and Head Laboratory of Developmental Genetics The Rockefeller University Uncovering Cell Death Treasure Hiding in Plain Sight Recommended Readings: Science News Brandon Specktor. See How a Single Cell Dies in Gory, Intricate Detail. (March 28, 2018). [...]

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Recommended Readings: Daniel Kronauer, Ph.D. Monday April 9, 2018

By |2019-08-02T18:55:12+00:00April 4th, 2018|Categories: Evolution, Genetics, Genomics, Monday Lectures, Neurosciences and Behavior, Organismal Biology|Tags: , , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, April 9, 2018  4:00 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Daniel Kronauer, Ph.D. Stanley S. and Sydney R. Shuman Associate Professor and Head Laboratory of Social Evolution and Behavior The Rockefeller University The Evolution of Eusociality in Ants Recommended Readings: Science News Substance that guides ant trail is produced by symbiotic bacteria. April 9, 2018. [...]

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Recommended Readings: Winrich Freiwald, Ph.D. Friday March 23, 2018

By |2019-08-02T18:55:12+00:00March 19th, 2018|Categories: Electrophysiology, Friday Lectures, Neuroimaging, Neurosciences and Behavior|Tags: , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, March 23rd, 2018  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Winrich Freiwald, Ph.D. Associate Professor and Head Laboratory of Neural Systems The Rockefeller University On the Neural Circuits of Social Cognition Recommended Readings: Science News Cory Rosenberg. July 8, 2017. How do we know what other people are thinking? This monkey study may offer clues. [...]

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Recommended Readings: Erich Jarvis, Ph.D. Friday March 2nd, 2018

By |2019-08-02T18:55:12+00:00February 22nd, 2018|Categories: Computational Biology, Evolution, Friday Lectures, Genetics, Genomics, Neurosciences and Behavior, Organismal Biology|Tags: , , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, March 2nd, 2018  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Erich Jarvis, Ph.D. Professor and Head Laboratory of Neurogenetics of Language The Rockefeller University Insights from non-human animals into the neurobiology of spoken language  Recommended Readings: Science News Jordana Cepelewicz. In Birds’ Songs, Brains and Genes, He Finds Clues to Speech. (2018, Jan 30). Quanta [...]

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Recommended Readings: Daniel Kronauer, Ph.D., Friday September 15th, 2017

By |2019-08-02T18:55:28+00:00September 14th, 2017|Categories: Evolution, Friday Lectures, Genetics, Genomics, Neurosciences and Behavior, Organismal Biology|Tags: , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, September 15, 2017  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Daniel Kronauer, Ph.D. Stanley S. and Sydney R. Shuman Assistant Professor and Head Laboratory of Social Evolution and Behavior The Rockefeller University Communication and Social Behavior in Ants Recommended Readings: News provided by NYU Langone Health (2017). Mutant Ants provide insights into social interaction. Trible, [...]

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Recommended Readings: Alipasha Vaziri, Ph.D., Monday May 1, 2017

By |2019-08-02T18:55:36+00:00May 1st, 2017|Categories: Monday Lectures, Neurosciences and Behavior, Optogenetics, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, May 1, 2017  3:45 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Alipasha Vaziri, Ph.D. Associate Professor and Head, Laboratory of Neurotechnology and Biophysics The Rockefeller University Optical Tools for Unraveling Whole-brain Neuronal Circuit Dynamics Underlying Behavior Recommended Readings: http://www.news-medical.net/news/20170302/Advances-in-optogenetics.aspx http://news.mit.edu/2017/multifunctional-tiny-fibers-brain-0221 Prevedel, Robert; Verhoef, Aart J.; Pernia-Andrade, Alejandro J.; et al. (2016).  Fast volumetric calcium imaging across [...]

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