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!

When: 1st and 3rd Fridays of each month, 10:00a
Where: Biotechnology 330 (Medical Campus) preferred, Hybrid upon advanced request
Organizer: Geraldine Kress (WashU Neurology) and Steven Mennerick (WashU Psychiatry)

Note that individual events are listed on the ONR Calendar.

2022 Fall Schedule

For inquiries contact Geraldine Kress.

September 16, 2022

Rachel Hendrix (Cirrito lab, WashU Neurology)

WiP: “Glutamatergic and GABAergic contributions to Aβ activity-dependent release”

October 21, 2022

Xinguo Lu (Mennerick lab, WashU Psychiatry)

“Gq neuromodulation of BLA parvalbumin interneurons induces burst firing and mediates fear-associated network and behavioral state transition in mice” Nature Communications (2022)

November 4, 2022

Samuel Wycoff (Cirrito lab, WashU Neurology)

“Microglial large extracellular vesicles propagate early synaptic dysfunction in Alzheimer’s disease” Brain (2022)

POSTPONED – November 18, 2022

Rutherford lab (WashU Otolaryngology)

CANCELLED – December 2, 2022

December 16, 2022

Geraldine Kress (WashU Neurology)

“Examination of Diurnal Variation and Sex Differences in Hippocampal Neurophysiology and Spatial Memory” eNeuro (2022)