Meetings 2013

11 October 2013

Ketamine: From probe of cortical dysfunction in schizophrenia to rapid-acting antidepressant

Dr John H. Krystal, Chairman, Dept of Psychiatry, Yale University Medical School

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25 September 2013

The novel pharmacology of antipsychotics: how recent advances point to a key role for serotonin 5-HT1A receptors

Dr Adrian Newman-Tancredi

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12 September 2013

The evolution of light perception from cyanobacteria to humans

Professor Walter Gehring, Biozentrum, University of Basel

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10 September 2013

Homeobox genes in development and evolution

Professor Walter Gehring, Biozentrum, University of Basel

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28 August 2013

Linking neuronal diversity and neural computation

Dr Krishnan Padmanabhan, Salk Institute for Biological Studies

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30 May 2013

Interactions between spontaneous activity and molecular signals during spinal motor circuit formation

Professor Lynn T Landmesser, Department of Neurosciences,
Case Western Reserve University, USA

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29 May 2013

Developmental organization of inhibitory brain circuits – lessons from the auditory system

Professor Karl Kandler, University of Pittsburgh’

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24 April 2013

Gene-infection interplay in narcolepsy, an autoimmune disorder affecting hypocretin/orexin neurons

Professor Emmanuel Mignot, Stanford University of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA

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11 April 2013

Nav1.7 sodium channel as an appealing target for pain research and treatment

Dr Sulayman Dib-Hajj, Senior Research Scientist, Department of Neurology and Neuroscience and Regeneration Research Center, Yale School of Medicine, USA

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5 April 2013

Force production of skeletal muscles – studies ranging from the intact muscle to isolated myofilaments

Professor Dilson Rassier, McGill University

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