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Annabelle Singer - Decoding Memory in Health and Alzheimer’s Disease

In this talk I will discuss how neural activity goes awry in Alzheimer’s disease, driving specific frequencies of neural activity recruits the brain’s immune system, and new methods to…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on April 15th, 2019 5 plays 0  

Testing Thousands of Nanoparticles In Vivo - James E. Dahlman

James Dahlman is a chemical and bioengineer whose work lies at the interface of nanotechnology, genomics, and gene editing. He studied in vivo gene editing at the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT;…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on April 9th, 2018 14 plays 0  

Redrawing the Global Map of Drug Discovery Science: Hopes and Challenges in South Africa - Anne Pollock

Anne Pollock is an Associate Professor of Science, Technology and Culture in the School of Literature, Media, and Communication, and is also the Coordinator of the Graduate Certificate in Science,…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on October 13th, 2017 11 plays 0  

Learning Neural Crest Migration at the Interface of Cell and Extracellular Matrix - Shuyi Nie

Understanding how cells migrate during embryonic development: The fundamental question we are trying to answer is how the coordinated cell movements are regulated during animal development.…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on April 14th, 2017 22 plays 0  

Gene Based Neuromodulation - Nicholas Boulis

Over the last two decades, growing knowledge about the underlying causes of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease) and Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA), as well as…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on March 20th, 2017 14 plays 0  

Patient Specific Design and 3D Printing of Pediatric Implants and Devices - Scott Hollister

Professor Hollister’s research group, the Scaffold Tissue Engineering Group (STEG), develops biomaterial platform systems (termed scaffolds) for tissue reconstruction. The STEG specifically…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on February 23rd, 2017 91 plays 0  

Regenerative Approaches to Treat Pediatric Maxillary Bone Deficiency - Steven L. Goudy, M.D.

While I provide comprehensive and compassionate care to all of my patients, I have a particular interest in treating development and neoplastic concerns of the head and neck region. Such craniofacial…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on December 20th, 2016 20 plays 0  

Deciphering the Deep: Microbial 'Dark Matter' Under the Sea - Jennifer Glass

Research interests in the Glass Lab integrate field and laboratory studies to explore connections between major and trace elements in biogeochemical cycles. The major focus of our research is…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 14th, 2016 28 plays 0  

How the Cortex Regulates the Thalamus - Barry Connors

The thalamus provides sensory information to the cerebral cortex, but the cortex also sends massive input to the thalamus. Top-down corticothalamic projections may allow the cortex to regulate…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on October 24th, 2016 39 plays 0