Exploring recent publications in neuroscience and physiology with a focus on the neuronal synapse and its function.  

Anyone interested in synapses is welcome to participate!

Location: Biotechnology Building 129 (Medical Campus, first floor)
Time: 10:00a, 1st and 3rd Fridays of each month
Organizer: Geraldine Kress (WashU Neurology)

Note that individual events are listed on the ONR Calendar.

Fall 2018 Schedule

September 21, 2018

Andrew Sauerbeck
WashU Neurology

“Superresolution Imaging of Chemical Synapses in the Brain”  Neurotechnique (2010)

October 5, 2018

Rachel Hendrix
Cirrito Lab, WashU Neurology

“LTP and memory impairment caused by extracellular Aβ and Tau oligomers is APP-dependent” eLife (2017)

October 19, 2018

Peter Lambert
Mennerick Lab,  WashU Psychiatry

“Dedicated Population for Reward Coding in the Hippocampus” Neuron (2018)

November 16, 2018

Geraldine Kress
WashU Neurology

“Light Affects Mood and Learning through Distinct Retina-Brain Pathways” Cell (2018)

December 7, 2018

Luis Boero
Rutherford Lab , WashU Otolaryngology

“Enhancement of the Medial Olivocochlear System Prevents Hidden Hearing Loss” Journal of Neuroscience (2018)