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Neuroscience Seminars & Journal Clubs

2023-2024

  • Neurobiology Journal Club (Mondays @11:15 to 12:05 PM, Gerstenzang 124)

  • Biology & Neuroscience Joint Seminar (Tuesdays @ 12:45 to 1:45 PM)

  • Computational/Systems Neuroscience Journal Club (Thursdays @ 11:15 AM to 12:05 PM, Volen 201)

  • MCB & Neuroscience Student Seminars/Pizza Talks (Fridays @ 12:45 to 1:45 PM, Gerstenzang 123)

Upcoming Events

Ueda -- Towards Human Systems Biology of Sleep/Wake Cycles: Phosphorylation Hypothesis of Sleep

February 26, 2024

Monday, 2/26/2024 11:15 am-12:05 pm Gerstenzang 124
Neurobiology Journal Club
Hiroki Ueda, M.D., Ph.D. (RIKEN Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research, University of Tokyo)
"Towards Human Systems Biology of Sleep/Wake Cycles: Phosphorylation Hypothesis of Sleep" See: https://www.bdr.riken.jp/en/research/labs/ueda-h/index.html
Host: Michael Rosbash.
For more information, please contact Cathy Lauinger at clauinger@brandeis.edu

Soltesz -- Organization and control of hippocampal circuits

February 27, 2024

Tuesday, 2/27/2024 12:45 pm-1:45 pm Gerstenzang 123
Joint Biology/Neuroscience Colloquium
Ivan Soltesz (Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University)
"Organization and control of hippocampal circuits" See: https://www.solteszlab.com/
For more information, please contact Cathy Lauinger at clauinger@brandeis.edu

Vivian -- Computational/Systems Neuroscience Journal Club

February 29, 2024

Thursday, 2/29/2024 11:15 am-12:05 pm Volen 201
Computational/Systems Neuroscience Journal Club
Mike Vivian (Grienberger Lab)
References: Cortical reactivations predict future sensory responses.
For more information, please contact bioevents@brandeis.edu

Judge & Prada -- Molecular and Cell Biology & Neuroscience Student Seminars

March 1, 2024

Friday, 3/1/2024 12:45 pm-1:45 pm Gerstenzang 123
Molecular and Cell Biology & Neuroscience Student Seminars
Kirsten Judge (Sengupta Lab)
Adriana Prada (Turrigiano Lab)
For more information, please contact bioevents@brandeis.edu

Canori & Rodriguez -- Neurobiology Journal Club

March 4, 2024

Monday, 3/4/2024 11:15 am-12:05 pm Gerstenzang 124
Neurobiology Journal Club
Michael Canori (Kadener Lab)
Rico Rodriguez (Van Hooser Lab)
References: A power law describes the magnitude of adaptation in neural populations of primary visual cortex.
Host: Christine Grienberger.
For more information, please contact Cathy Lauinger at clauinger@brandeis.edu

Henikoff -- Genome-wide mapping of chromatin dynamics in situ

March 5, 2024

Tuesday, 3/5/2024 12:45 pm-1:45 pm Gerstenzang 123
Joint Biology/Neuroscience Colloquium
Steve Henikoff (Basic Sciences Division, Fred Hutch; Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute)
"Genome-wide mapping of chromatin dynamics in situ" See: https://research.fredhutch.org/henikoff/en.html
Host: Kaushik Ragunathan.
For more information, please contact Cathy Lauinger at clauinger@brandeis.edu

Bhatia -- Computational/Systems Neuroscience Journal Club

March 7, 2024

Thursday, 3/7/2024 11:15 am-12:05 pm Volen 201
Computational/Systems Neuroscience Journal Club
Aanchal Bhatia (Grienberger Lab)
For more information, please contact bioevents@brandeis.edu

McGuirk & Dahl -- Molecular and Cell Biology & Neuroscience Student Seminars

March 8, 2024

Friday, 3/8/2024 12:45 pm-1:45 pm Gerstenzang 123
Molecular and Cell Biology & Neuroscience Student Seminars
Emma McGuirk (Goode Lab)
Will Dahl (Marr Lab)
For more information, please contact bioevents@brandeis.edu

Martin & Wise -- Neurobiology Journal Club

March 11, 2024

Monday, 3/11/2024 11:15 am-12:05 pm Gerstenzang 124
Neurobiology Journal Club
Lisandro Martin (Grienberger Lab)
Derek Wise, Ph.D. (Nelson Lab)
Host: Christine Grienberger.
For more information, please contact Cathy Lauinger at clauinger@brandeis.edu

Smith -- Universal origins of functional architecture in the cortex

March 12, 2024

Tuesday, 3/12/2024 12:45 pm-1:45 pm Gerstenzang 123
Joint Biology/Neuroscience Colloquium
Gordon Smith (Department of Neuroscience, Center for Magnetic Resonance Research, University of Minnesota)
"Universal origins of functional architecture in the cortex" See: https://med.umn.edu/bio/gordon-smith
Host: Stephen D. Van Hooser.
For more information, please contact Cathy Lauinger at clauinger@brandeis.edu

Computational/Systems Neuroscience Journal Club

March 14, 2024

Thursday, 3/14/2024 11:15 am-12:05 pm Volen 201
Computational/Systems Neuroscience Journal Club
For more information, please contact bioevents@brandeis.edu

Majano & Markova -- Molecular and Cell Biology & Neuroscience Student Seminars

March 15, 2024

Friday, 3/15/2024 12:45 pm-1:45 pm Gerstenzang 123
Molecular and Cell Biology & Neuroscience Student Seminars
Maira Majano (Garrity Lab)
Tedy Markova (Berry Lab)
For more information, please contact bioevents@brandeis.edu

Neurobiology Journal Club

March 18, 2024

Monday, 3/18/2024 11:15 am-12:05 pm Gerstenzang 124
Neurobiology Journal Club
Host: Christine Grienberger.
For more information, please contact Cathy Lauinger at clauinger@brandeis.edu

II -- Making a Migratory Monarch

March 19, 2024

Tuesday, 3/19/2024 12:45 pm-1:45 pm Gerstenzang 123
Joint Biology/Neuroscience Colloquium
André Green II (Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan)
"Making a Migratory Monarch" See: https://greendeilab.com/
For more information, please contact Cathy Lauinger at clauinger@brandeis.edu

Vu -- Computational/Systems Neuroscience Journal Club

March 21, 2024

Thursday, 3/21/2024 11:15 am-12:05 pm Volen 201
Computational/Systems Neuroscience Journal Club
Dr. Mai-Anh Vu (Marc Howe Lab, Boston University)
See: https://www.howe-lab.org/people/maianhvu
Host: Daniel Svedberg.
For more information, please contact bioevents@brandeis.edu

Pranske & Seman -- Molecular and Cell Biology & Neuroscience Student Seminars

March 22, 2024

Friday, 3/22/2024 12:45 pm-1:45 pm Gerstenzang 123
Molecular and Cell Biology & Neuroscience Student Seminars
Zach Pranske (Paradis Lab)
Melissa Seman (Ragunathan Lab)
For more information, please contact bioevents@brandeis.edu

Kuruvilla -- The sympathetic nervous system; connectivity and functions

April 9, 2024

Tuesday, 4/9/2024 12:45 pm-1:45 pm Gerstenzang 123
Joint Biology/Neuroscience Colloquium
Rejji Kuruvilla (Biology Department, Johns Hopkins University)
"The sympathetic nervous system; connectivity and functions" See: http://krieger2.jhu.edu/biology/labs/kuruvilla/index.html
Host: Susan J. Birren.
For more information, please contact Cathy Lauinger at clauinger@brandeis.edu

Computational/Systems Neuroscience Journal Club

April 11, 2024

Thursday, 4/11/2024 11:15 am-12:05 pm Volen 201
Computational/Systems Neuroscience Journal Club
For more information, please contact bioevents@brandeis.edu

Computational/Systems Neuroscience Journal Club

May 2, 2024

Thursday, 5/2/2024 11:15 am-12:05 pm Volen 201
Computational/Systems Neuroscience Journal Club
For more information, please contact bioevents@brandeis.edu

Computational/Systems Neuroscience Journal Club

May 9, 2024

Thursday, 5/9/2024 11:15 am-12:05 pm Volen 201
Computational/Systems Neuroscience Journal Club
For more information, please contact bioevents@brandeis.edu