University of Southern California

USC Neuroscience

2006 Fall Seminar

September 12, 2006
"Neuronal Plasticity and Behavioral Recovery Following Spinal Injury in Monkeys"
Corinna Darian-Smith (Stanford University) Host: Judith Hirsch (NB)

September 19, 2006
"Toward Hippocampal Prothesis: Implantable Biomimetic Microeletronics to Restore Lost Memory Function"
Ted Berger (USC) (NS)

September 26, 2006
"Dynamic Studies of Brain Function and Connectivity with fMRI"
Xiaoping Hu (Georgia Tech and Emory University) Host: Zhong-Lin Lu (NS)

October 6, 2006
"Monitoring Synaptic Competition in Fluorescent Mice"
Jeff Lichtman (Harvard University) Host: Chien-Ping Ko (NB)
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October 10, 2006
"Associative Synaptic Plasticity Mediated by Endocannabinoinds"
Wade Regehr (Harvard University) Host: Sarah Bottjer (NB)

October 24, 2006
"Neural Substrates of Shape Representation and Learning in the Primate Brain"
Anitha Pasupathy (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) Host: Irving Biederman (NS)

October 31, 2006
"Negotiating the Boundaries: The Experiences of Doctoral Students in Interdisciplinary Neuroscience Programs"
Karri Holley (University of Alabama) Host: Norberto Grzywacz (NS)

November 7, 2006
"Trafficking of NMDA Receptors"
Robert Wenthold (National Institute of Health) Host: Don Arnold (NB)
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November 14, 2006
"Molecular Control of Nociceptive/pain Sensory Neuron Development"
Quifu Ma (Dana-Farber Cancer Institute) Host: David McKemy (NB)
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November 28, 2006
"Endocannabinoids and Synaptic Plasticity"
Brad Alger (University of Maryland) Host: Ted Berger (NS)
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December 5, 2006
"Long-Range Spread of LTP/LTD in Neural Circuits"
Mu-Ming Poo (UC, Berkeley) Host: Michel Baudry (NB)

December 12, 2006
"Taste Recognition in Drosophila"
Kristin Scott (UC, Berkeley) Host: Emily Liman (NB)

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