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: 10:00a, 1st and 3rd Fridays of each month
Where: Biotechnology Building 129 (Medical Campus, first floor)
Organizer: Geraldine Kress (WashU Neurology)
Note that individual events are listed on the ONR Calendar.
February 14, 2020 Mark Rutherford (WashU Otolaryngology)
“Conformational pathway provides unique sensitivity to a synaptic mGluR” (Nature Communications (2019)
** From March 6 – March 20, Synapse J Club will meet jointly with the Nanocourse, “Autoimmune Disorders of the Synapse”.
All are welcome to join!
combined Journal Club and Nanocourse
- Geraldine Kress (WashU Neurology)
“Autoantibodies to Synaptic Receptors and Neuronal Cell Surface Proteins in Autoimmune Diseases of the Central Nervous System” Physiological Reviews 2017
- Steven Mennerick (WashU Psychiatry)
“Pathogenicity of Antibodies Against NMDA Receptor: Molecular Insights Into Autoimmune Psychosis” Trends in Neuroscience 2018
CANCELLED – March 13, 2020 Nanocourse
Cellular mechanisms of NMDAR encephalitis
CANCELLED – March 20, 2020 Nanocourse