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Posted On July 30, 2017

Identification and distribution of chemoreceptor protein IR25a in peripheral and central nervous system of the american lobster, Homarus americanus

IMSD Fellow: Aaliya Ahmad

Laboratory of Charles Derby Ph.D., and Manfred Schmidt Ph.D., Georgia State University

Daily Mentor: Manfred Schmidt Ph.D., Vivian Ngo-Vu

Understanding the gene networks involved in a forward uncoordination phenotype in C. elegans… more »

Krishna Mehta

Krishna Mehta’s research looks at the effects of dietary emulsifiers, food additives that affect the connection between the gut and brain. She plans to continue the pursuit of health science in medical school.

video credits: direction, camera and edit by Steven Thackston additional editing by Basil Iskandrian, William Davis

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B&B Scholar Alum Jenna Harris Awarded Genetics Society of America Honors

Jenna M. Harris (Neuroscience/Psych major) in the Cox lab, has been selected for two prestigious honors from the Genetics Society of America (GSA) for her undergraduate research on Drosophila.

Jenna was selected for the Victoria Finnerty Undergraduate Travel Award sponsored by GSA, and is 1 of only 6 undergraduates selected for the special session “Spotlight on… more »

Congratulations, Neuroscience Graduates Fall 2016

The Neuroscience Institute would like to congratulate its undergraduate and Masters students on the day of graduation, Fall 2016:

Lauren Aiani, Imon Allen, Mariam Chaudry, Philip Crumbley, Julia Dave, Cody Davis, Emily Eastland, Adam Fakhri, John Fendt, Mercedes Hodges, Asia Rose Johnson, Lindsay Kadjidja Akessi, Srilaxmi Kishor, tsegamlak mengistu, Maryana Mokrynska, Dusty Moon, Sierra Rackley,… more »

2016 B&B Summer Scholars Have Been Selected!

The 2016 Summer Scholars have been selected! B&B Scholars will engage in weekly professional development workshops. B&B Scholars will also present at a Poster Symposium on August 3rd, so SAVE THE DATE.

2016 SUMMER SCHOLARS

Rashid Khwaja in Gennady Cymbalyuk’s Lab  Vivian Ruth Persons in Aras Petrulis’ Lab  Amber Fouts in Eyal Aharoni’s Lab… more »

Nu Rho Psi Chapter of the Year

Posted On May 20, 2016

Georgia State University’s chapter of Nu Rho Psi, the Neuroscience Academic Honors Society, has been named the 2016 Chapter of the Year. The award will be presented during the Nu Rho Psi National Meeting held in conjunction with the Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience (San Diego, CA). The awards committee was particularly impressed… more »

Undergraduates Present Research at Neurolab 3010 Poster Session

Each semester, 3010 Neuroscience students come together over a potluck lunch to present their semester long research projects at a Poster Session. Faculty, staff, postdocs, undergraduates, and graduate students of the Neuroscience Institute come to support these undergraduates at the session. This year, as the class continues to expand, the session was broken apart into two separate… more »