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Neuron review: sex differences

The Neuron review by Lopez-Lee and Torres et al. at Gan lab addresses how sex-specific factors influence Alzheimer's disease (AD) progression. It suggests that hormones and chromosomes may affect...

Congratulations to Dr. Noah Guiberson from the Burre lab, who has received a grant jointly funded by Uplifting Athletes and the STXBP1 Foundation.

Dr. Noah Guiberson, a neuroscientist from Appel Institute, has been recognized as one of the 10 esteemed researchers awarded a $20,000 research grant at Uplifting Athletes' Young Investigator Draft....

Chloe Lopez Wins People's Choice in WCGS/GSK Three-Minute Thesis Competition!

People's Choice: Chloe Lopez-Lee (Weill Cornell Graduate School, Neuroscience, PI: Li Gan)“Do male and female brains respond differently to disease?"We are thrilled to announce that Chloe Lopez, a...


Progress in Neuroscience Seminar

February 29, 2024 - 4:00pm
Progress in Neuroscience seminar (PINS) Dilek Colak, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Neuroscience Feil Family Brain and Mind Institute, Center for Neurogenetics Associate Professor of Pediatrics...

Gut to move: PIEZO2 in somatosensory neurons coordinates gastrointestinal transit

March 1, 2024 - 12:00pm
Rocio Servin-Vences, PhD, Postdoctoral Associate, The Scripps Research Institute Part of the Emerging Leaders in Neuroscience Seminar Series

Appel Institute Forum on Neurodegeneration

March 6, 2024 - 12:00pm
Jennifer R. Morgan, PhD, Senior Scientist & Director, The Eugene Bell Center forRegenerative Biology & Tissue Engineering Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) "Illuminating Synaptic Mechanisms...

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