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Congratulations to Tara Barron for successfully defending her dissertation!

On April 17, 2019, Neuroscience graduate student Tara Barron (pictured above) presented her dissertation defense titled: ‘Physiological Implications of Neuron-Oligodendrocyte Interaction’ to a lecture hall audience, whose members included her defense committee. She then went through a review of her dissertation and a question and answer process with the defense committee, before she was notified that she […]

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Congratulations to Dr. Swati Banerjee’s group for their recent publication in Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience!!

Shi, Q., Lin, Y. Q., Saliba, A., Xie, J., Neely, G. G. and Banerjee, S. (2019). Tubulin Polymerization Promoting Protein, Ringmaker, and MAP1B Homolog Futsch Coordinate Microtubule Organization and Synaptic Growth. Frontiers in Cell Neurosci. (in press).

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Congratulations to Jing Xie, first year Xiangya Medical Student from Dr. Banerjee’s group, to win first place for her poster in the LSOM Research Day 2019.

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Congratulations to the Fujikawa lab for their recent publication in Endocrinology!! Click here to read the article

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Congratulations to Erica Littlejohn, Ph.D., for receiving the American Physiology Society’s Martin Frank Diversity Travel Award to present her poster at Experimental Biology 2019!

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Congratulations to Dr. Hye Young Lee for being featured on the Texas Public Radio! Click here to learn more.

Click here to read the article and listen in on “San Antonio Scientists Weigh In On Issues Surrounding CRISPR.”  

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Congratulations to Julia Saifetiarova, Ph.D. for having her image selected for the cover of the Journal of Neuroscience Research!

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Congratulations to Dr. James Stockand on being awarded the Presidential Distinguished Senior Investigator Award!

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Congratulations to Dr. Carie Boychuk for receiving the NCAR New Investigator Award for 2019!

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Congratulations to Dr. Mark Shapiro for having his paper titled, “Gq-coupled muscarinic receptor enhancement of KCNQ2/3 channels and activation of TRPC channels in multimodal control of excitability in dentate gyrus granule cells,” published in  The Journal of Neuroscience!! Click here to learn more.

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