University of Southern California

USC Neuroscience

2012 Fall Seminar

September 4, 2012
"The Evolutionary Origins of the Synapse"
Kenneth S. Kosik (UCSB) Host: Caleb Finch (NB)
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September 18, 2012
"Inhibition in the Dorsal Horn Where Touch and Pain Meet"
Amy MacDermott (Columbia University) Host:David McKemy (NB)
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October 30, 2012
"From Microarrays to Mechanisms of Synapse Development and Plasticity"
Elva Diaz (UC, Davis) (NGP)

November 6, 2012
"How Mitochondria Move and Why It Matters to a Neuron"
Tom Schwarz (Harvard University) Host: Dion Dickman (NB)
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November 13, 2012
"Experience- dependent Plasticity in Drosophila Neural Circuits"
Quan Yuan (UCSF) Host: Dion Dickman (NB)
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December 4, 2012
"Winter Climate and Adaptive Specialization of Spatial Memory and the Hippocampus in Food-Caching Birds"
Vladimir Pravosudov (University of Neveda Reno) Host: Sergey Nuzhdin (NB/MCB)

December 11, 2012
"What is missing in auditory cortex under cochlear implant stimulation"
Xiaoqin Wang (Johns Hopkins University) Host: Sarah Bottjer (HCN)
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December 12, 2012
"The Organization and Development of Neurons that Underlie the Sense of Touch"
David Ginty (Johns Hopkins University) Host: Samantha Butler (NB)



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