Dr. Ashley Ingiosi Talk About Biology of Brain While Sleeping

A postdoctoral researcher in Marcos Frank's lab, she discusses her work examining astroglial biology in sleep and sleep homeostasis.

Sushmitha Gururaj | September 29, 2020

Recent breakthroughs in optical-based imaging in nonhuman primates promise to fundamentally advance our understanding of brain…

Jonathan Nassi and Eric Trautmann | June 17, 2021

Since this is my first blog post, I think a brief introduction is in order! I am currently the Director of Translational Science…

Jonathan Nassi | April 28, 2020
Enabling Circuit-Level Functional Readouts

Believe it or not, this post was on our editorial calendar way back in January, and not even in our wildest imagination had we…

Sushmitha Gururaj | March 31, 2020

We're two months into 2020 and our beloved circuit neuroscience community has already served up so many treats that we're…

Sushmitha Gururaj | March 2, 2020

Ed Boyden: Creating Tools and Disrupting Neuroscience

“I think we ought to integrate the maps of the brain, the dynamics of the brain, and the ability to control the brain into single coherent datasets” ~ Ed Boyden, MIT…

Jami L. Milton | October 25, 2017

Social Experience as the Sculptor of Conspecific Sex Representation in the Brain

A mouse’s ability to differentiate male mice from female mice results from neural circuits that are hardwired in the hypothalamus of the brain, or at least that’s what…

Jami L. Milton | October 19, 2017
Microendoscope Imaging

Must-Read Neural Circuit Papers in September 2017

September went by way too quickly, but at least there was plenty of great neural circuit research published in September to read. Congrats to all the authors! There are…

Jami L. Milton | October 2, 2017

Imaging Apical Dendrites of Layer 5 Corticospinal Neurons Controlling Forelimb Movements

Sitting in a movie theater, we eat buttered popcorn from a bag with eyes fixed on the giant screen in front of us. Our hands move from bag to mouth without much…

Jami L. Milton | September 21, 2017
Imaging Apical Dendrites

Ed Callaway on Mapping Brain Connectivity, Mentorship, and the Dream Experiment

About ten years ago a group of neuroscientists led by Professor Ed Callaway realized they would soon be able to label all the presynaptic inputs to an individual neuron…

Jami L. Milton | September 20, 2017

Ready-to-Image Virus for Neural Circuit Research

Virus vectors are promising tools for delivering genes to the nervous system and are used for introducing genes which, when expressed, allow for the manipulation and…

Swagata Basu | September 19, 2017
Ready-to-Image GCaMP imaging Virus

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