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Cell Signaling & Communications

Cell Signaling & CommunicationsProcesses and mechanisms underlying intracellular messaging, excitable membranes, and synaptic and non-synaptic transmission of neural information.

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Computational Neuroscience

Computational NeuroscienceModelling of multisensory and integrative neural processing.

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  • Lalor Lab - Explore quantitative modelling approaches to the analysis of sensory electrophysiology in humans
  • Maddox Lab - Investigate How the Visual System Interacts with the Auditory System to Improve Selective Attention Under Noisy Conditions

Learning, Memory, & Adaptive Plasticity

Learning, Memory, & Adaptive PlasticityProcesses and mechanisms underlying how early and adult experience modifies behavior and its underlying neural processes.

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Neurobiology of Disease

Neurobiology of DiseaseFundamental pathologic, translational, and clinical processes and genetic predispositions that afflict the nervous system.

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Neurodevelopment & Aging

Neurodevelopment & AgingNeural development and aging, including neurogenesis, differentiation, cell death, synaptic specification, and changes in neural organization and function that accompany senescence.

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  • Fudge Lab - Anatomy and Neurochemistry of Major Psychiatric Illnesses
  • Gan Lab - Developing Therapies for Blindness and Deafness via Gene Therapy and Stem Cell Replacement
  • Gelbard Lab - Glial and Immune Effector Cell Interactions with Synapses During Neuroinflammation
  • Halterman Stroke Lab - Targeted Therapeutics for Cerebrovascular Diseases
  • Huxlin Lab - Behavioral Studies and Functional Imaging of Visual Function, Plasticity and Rehabilitation After Brain Damage
  • Majewska Lab - The Functional Synapse Group
  • O'Banion-Olschowka Labs - CNS Neuroinflammation Research
  • Portman Lab - Sex Differences in the Development and Function of the C. elegans Nervous System
  • Tadin Lab - Adaptive Spatial Interactions in Motion Perception

Sensory, Motor, & Integrative Systems

Sensory, Motor, & Integrative SystemsSensory transduction, central processing and integration of sensory input across modalities, and the neural control of motor output and behavior.

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