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Juan Song Discovers How Baby Neurons Stay Alive
UNC neuroscientist Juan Song discovers how baby neurons stay alive, a key finding for understanding neurodegenerative diseases, such as Alzheimer’s.
Dec 04, 2013
Stuber Lab Publishes Neuron Cover Article
Alice Stamatakis from Stuber lab publishes paper in Neuron demonstrating that lateral habenula projecting VTA neurons promote reward by their release of GABA, not dopamine. This paper was featured on the cover of the November 20th issue of Neuron.
Nov 20, 2013
Bryan Roth gives a Special Lecture at the Society for Neuroscience Meeting in San Diego
He addressed how synthetic and chemical biology will transform neuroscience.
Nov 19, 2013
Neuroscience Center's Spencer Smith, PhD makes important discovery reported in Nature
His discovery shows how dendritic compartments of neurons actively process information to multiply brain’s computing power.
Oct 31, 2013
14th Annual UNC Neuroscience Symposium
14th Annual UNC Neuroscience Symposium was held on October 24, 2013 at the Carolina Club
Oct 24, 2013