The Synapse Journal Club explores 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.
Stay tuned for the 2018/19 schedule!
February 2, 2018
Jane Hettinger (Cirrito Lab, WashU Neurology)
March 16, 2018
Jenny Shu (Mennerick Lab)
“Crystal structures of a GABAA-receptor chimera reveal new endogenous neurosteroid-binding sites” Nat Struct Mol Biol (2017)
April 6, 2018
Hannah Frye (Moron-Concepcion Lab)
“Homeostatic Plasticity in the Hippocampus Facilitates Memory Extinction.” Cell Reports (2018)
May 4, 2018
Mark Rutherford (Otolaryngology)
“Compartmentalization of antagonistic Ca(2+) signals in developing cochlear hair cells” PNAS (2018)
May 18, 2018
Carla Yuede (Neurology)
“Aß Facilitates LTD at Schaffer Collateral Synapses Preferentially in the Left Hippocampus.“ Cell (2018)