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Synapse Journal Club

Spring semester 2017 - Synapse Journal Club is back!

The Synapse Journal Club explores recent publications in the area of neuroscience and physiology with a focus on the neuronal synapse and its function. 

Join us every other Friday at 10:00 am in the Biotechnology Building 1st floor conference room, number 129.  

For additional information, contact the organizers Geraldine Kress (WUSTL Neurology) or Cody Burleson (grad student, Neuroscience Program). 

Spring 2017 Schedule
Every other Friday, 10:00am
Biotechnology 129

Date Presenter Topic/Manuscript
February 3, 2017 (donuts!) Geraldine Kress  

article:  REM sleep selectively prunes and maintains new synapses in development and learning, Nature Neuroscience (2017)

February 17, 2017  Courtney Sobieski (Mennerick lab) article: GLUT4 Mobilization Supports Energetic Demands of Active Synapses, Neuron (2017)
March 3, 2017  Jane Hettinger
(Cirrito lab)
 March 17, 2017  

April 7, 2017 Jane Hettinger
(Cirrito lab)   

April 21, 2017 Carla Yuede 

May 5, 2017


May 19, 2017

Min-Yu Sun
(Mennerick lab)