NUIN Graduates 2011-2012

NUIN Graduates Summer 2012
Alexis Baria The Structure of Brain Oscillations Summer 12 A. Vania Apkarian
Mark Benton Modulation of Calcium and Calcium-Activated Potassium Currents in Cerebellar Purkinte Neurons During Spontaneous and Driven Firing Summer 12 Indira Raman
Donna Bridge Consolidation of Retrieved Memories: Retrieval Facilitates and Distorts Long-Term Memory Summer 12 Ken Paller
Faisal Fecto The Role of GluK4 in Synaptic Plasticity and Affective Behavior in Mice Summer 12 Teepu Siddique
Abigail Kalmbach Optogenetically-Evoked Release of Acetylcholine: Activation of Nicotinic and Muscarinic Receptors Elicits Localized Desynchronization of Neocortex Summer 12 Jack Waters
Rodrigo Pacifico Trace Amine-Associated Receptors Define an Amine-Selective Olfactory Subsystem in the Mouse Summer 12 Tom Bozza
Jason Pitt Factors that Protect Hippocampal Neurons from Alzheimer’s-Associated Amyloid-Beta Oligomers Summer 12 William Klein
Lupeng Wang Functional Development of the Mouse Superior Colliculus Summer 12 JC Cang
Rebekah Ward Somatosensory Processing in Learning and Memory: An Examination of the Ventral Posteromedial Thalamus and Somatosensory Cortices   Summer 12 John Disterhoft
NUIN Graduates Spring 2012
Justin Catches The Role of GluK4 in Synaptic Plasticity and Affective Behavior in Mice Spring 12 Anis Contractor
Karrie Fitzpatrick Exploring the Relationship between Sleep and Psychiatric Disorders through Shared Behavioral Phenotypes, Genetics, and Pharmacological Targets Spring 12 Fred Turek
G. Parker Flowers A Zebrafish Notum Homologue Specifically Blocks Wnt/beta-Catenin Signaling Spring 12 Jacek Topczewski
Kelly Jones Disease-Related Regulators of Dendritic Architecture in Cortical Neurons Spring 12 Peter Penzes
Taro Kiritani Hierarchical Connectivity and Connection-Specific Dynamics in the Corticospinal-Corticostriatal Microcircuit in Mouse Motor Cortex Spring 12 Gordon Shepherd
Laura Sittig Developmental Programming of Brain Regional Thyroid Status by the Deiodinase-III: Parent-of-Origin Genetic and Epigenetic Influences Spring 12 Eva Redei
NUIN Graduates Winter 2012
Charles Anderson Microcircuit Organization of Cortical Projection Neurons in Normal Mice and the Effects of MET Deficiency: A Link to Autism Winter 12 Gordon Shepherd
Yujin Kim Contribution of Neuronal Excitability to Synaptic Plasticity and Target Specificity of Rat Hippocampal Pyramidal Neurons Winter 12 Nelson Spruston
Brian London Programming of the Metabolic Syndrome in Rodents Via Androgen Exposure At Critical Periods of Development Winter 12 Lee Miller
NUIN Graduates Fall 2011
Michael Beaumont GABAergic Epileptiform Activity and Electrical Coupling in Hippocampal Interneurons Fall 11 Gianmaria Maccaferri
Jamie Burgess The influence of reduced body load and increased effort load on locomotor behavior post-stroke Fall 11 David Brown
Anil Cherian Primary Motor Cortex Demonstrates Muscle Dynamics and Serves as a Robust Kinetic Input to Brain Machine Interfaces Fall 11 Lee Miller
Kelly Glajch Molecular and cellular alterations in the indirect pathway of the basal ganglia and potential therapeutic approaches in Parkinson’s disease rodent models. Fall 11 James Surmeier/Pavel Osten
Jianing Yu Dynamics and Synchrony in the Primary Visual Cortex Fall 11 David Ferster