Seminars

2016

Date Speaker Title

21 Mar 2017

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Prof. Neeraj Jain
National Brain Research Centre, Manesar

Spinal cord injuries and brain reorganization – what have we learned?

 


16 Mar 2017

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Prof. Byron Yu
Associate Professor,
Electrical and Computer Engineering,
Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh, USA

Brain-computer interfaces for basic science

 


13 Mar 2017

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Ashesh K. Dhawale, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral fellow, Laboratory of
Bence P. Ölveczky, Harvard University, Cambridge.

Long-term stability of behaviourally relevant dynamics in neural circuits

 


8 Mar 2017

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Dr. ANURAG AGRAWAL, Principal Scientist
at CSIR-Institute of Genomics & Integrative Biology, New Delhi

[CBR LECTURE SERIES] LECTURE : ENJOYING A THREE-WAY MARRIAGE

 


3 Mar 2017

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Dr. Chhavi Mathur,
National Institute of Neurological Disorders &
Stroke, National Institutes of Health Bethesda,
Maryland-20851, USA

Transcriptome of squid giant axon provides insights into axonal protein synthesis

 


27 Feb 2017

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Dr. Subashika Govindan
University of Geneva

Transcriptional blueprint for becoming a new neuron in the cerebral cortex

 


14 Feb 2017

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Chandramouli Chandrasekaran
Shenoy laboratory
Department of Electrical Engineering
Stanford University USA

Towards a single-trial understanding of the neural circuit dynamics underlying perceptual decision-making

 


10 Feb 2017

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Dr. Mitrajit Ghosh,
Edwin L. Steele Laboratory of Tumor
Biology, Harvard Medical School, Department of Radiation Oncology, Boston,
MA 02114, USA

Contribution of pericytes in pathogenesis of CADASIL

 


20 Jan 2017

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Mehrab Modi,
Albeanu & Turner labs at Cold Spring Harbor Lab

Sustained odour responses in Drosophila Kenyon cells and their role in associative learning

 


12 Jan 2017

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Dr. Santhosh Sethuramanujam,
Dept. of Biology, University of Victoria, Canada

SYNAPTIC MECHANISMS GENERATING DIRECTION SELECTIVITY IN THE RETINA

 


10 Jan 2017

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Suryadeep Dash

How the brain commits to an action: perspectives from primate oculomotor system

 


5 Jan 2017

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Avik Roy, PhD,
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Sciences, Rush medical college

PPAR-alpha: A Novel Target for Memory Loss

 


7 Oct 2016

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B. Suresh Krishna
Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory,German Primate Center, Kellnerweg 4, 37077 Goettingen,Germany

Visual Attention, Eye-movements and Auditory Processing

 


29 Sep 2016

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Guhan Nagappan
Director in GSK Neuroscience R&D, USA.

Neuroplasticity: Implications in aging and neurodegenerative disease

 


20 Sep 2016

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Dr. Anton Ilango
Research Fellow,
Institute of Experimental Psychology,
Heinrich Heine University,
Universitätsstr. 1,40225 Düsseldorf, Germany

Phasic dopamine signals and reinforcement learning

 


4 Aug 2016

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Mr. Kris Gopalakrishnan, co-founder, Infosys & Dr. Subra Suresh, President, Carnegie Mellon University, USA

*CBR LECTURE SERIES* Centre for Brain Research (CBR), IISc

 


13 May 2016

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MURALIDHAR L. HEGDE, Ph.D
Assistant Member (Assistant Professor),
Departments of Radiation Oncology; Neurology
Houston Methodist Research Institute

Diverse Implications of Genome Damage Repair Inhibition/Deficiencies in Neurological Disease Prevention: A Case of the Double-Edged Sword

 


6 May 2016

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Prof. Maneesh Sahani
Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit, University College
London

Neural Encoding Models and Population Analysis Methods

 


5 May 2016

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Organized by Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore Pratiksha Trust, Bangalore

Workshop – Perception: Neurons and Models

 


3 May 2016

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Prof. Patrick Kanold
Dept. of Biology, University of Maryland, College Park, USA

Circuits that control early experience dependent development

 


29 Apr 2016

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Dr. Sambashiva Banala

Development of Novel Chemical Tools for Biological Applications

 


11 Apr 2016

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Dr. Sukant Khurana
Cold Spring Harbour Laboratory,
New York

Non-synaptic mechanisms of neuronal plasticity in auditory brainstem

 


7 Jan 2016

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Dipak K. Sarkar
Board of Governors Professor and Distinguished Professor
Director, Rutgers Endocrine Program Rutgers
The State University of New Jersey

Targeting Neural Stem Cell to Control Neuroimmune Function and Cancer

 


29 Dec 2015

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Krish Sathian, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Neurology, Rehabilitation Medicine and Psychology
Medical Director, Center for Systems Imaging,
Emory University School of Medicine

Is Modularity Dead? Distributed Neural Networks In Language

 


21 Dec 2015

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Dr. Binu Ramachandran
European Neuroscience Institute,
Gottingen, Germany

Synaptic tagging mechanism and the role of Synaptotagmin 3 on learning and memory

 


21 Dec 2015

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Prof. Jinkook Lee
Director, Program on Global Aging,
Health & Policy University of Southern California,
635 Downey Way, Los Angeles, CA 90089-3332

The Longitudinal Study of Aging in India (LASI): Early Results and New Initiative on Dementia.

 


26 Nov 2015

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Dr. Pinky Kain Sharma
Department of Entomology,
University of California Riverside,
California 92521, USA

Neural circuitry for detection of insect repellent DEET and attractive sugar in Drosophila

 


20 Nov 2015

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Priyamvada Rajasethupathy
Postdoctoral fellow
Stanford University

Targeted top-down control of memory retrieval

 


12 Nov 2015

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Dr. Srikanth Ramaswamy
In silico Neuroscientist
EPFL - Center for Brain Simulation
Biotech Campus
Chemin des Mines 9
1202 Geneva
Switzerland

Reconstruction and Simulation of Neocortical Microcircuitry

 


3 Nov 2015

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Claudia Cavadas, PhD
Neuroendocrinology and Aging Group
Group Leader
CNC - Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology
University of Coimbra, Portugal

Neuropeptide Y enhances autophagy in the hypothalamus: a mechanism to delay aging?

 


3 Nov 2015

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Luis Pereira de Almeida, PhD
Vectors and Gene Therapy Group
Vice-President
CNC - Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology
University of Coimbra, Portugal

Molecular approaches to block or modify neurodegeneration in Machado-Joseph disease

 


24 Aug 2015

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Dr. Bela Desai
Grant Adviser, Wellcome Trust DBT alliance

Sixth Sense: Understanding proprioception using the fly model

 


5 Aug 2015

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Dr. Swanand Marathe
University of Fribourg, Switzerland

Notch Signaling in Neuronal Cell Cycle Control and Astrocyte-Neuron Interactions

 


7 Jul 2015

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Avindra Nath M.D
Chief, Section of Infections of the Nervous System
Clinical Director, National Institute of Neurological
Disorders and Stroke,
National Institutes of Health

Recent progress and future challenges posed by neurological diseases

 


25 Jun 2015

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Dr. Sundeep Teki
Laboratoire des Systemes Perceptifs,
Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris.
http://www.sundeepteki.org

Cortical bases of auditory figure-ground segregation

 


16 Feb 2015

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Dr. Etienne Herzog
Interdisciplinary Institute of Neuroscience,
Bordeaux
http://www.neuroscience.univ-bordeauxsegalen.fr/en/publications/interviews/etienne-herzog-2.html

Molecular dissection of excitatory synapses in physiology and pathology

 


12 Feb 2015

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Dr. Suryadeep Dash
Robarts Research Institute,
Western University,
London, Canada.

Continuous Updating of Visuospatial Memory in Superior Colliculus during Slow Eye Movements

 


10 Feb 2015

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Dr. Selwyn Samuel Jayakar
Dept. of Neurobiology,
Harvard Medical School

Allosteric modulation of pentameric ligand gated ion channel function in mediating synaptic plasticity

 


9 Feb 2015

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Dr. Stephen R. Price
University College London

Neuronal Nucleus Formation in the Developing Central Nervous System

 


29 Jan 2015

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Aarthi Padmanabhan, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow,
Stanford University School of Medicine,
Stanford, USA

Biological Basis of Variability in Dopamine Availability on Frontostriatal Brain Function in Adolescence

 


13 Jan 2015

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Gopikrishna Deshpande, Ph.D
Asst. Professor, AU MRI Research Center,
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Adjunct Asst. Professor, Department of Psychology
200 Broun Hall, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849
United States of America

Network Models of Brain Function in Health and Disease

 


9 Jan 2015

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Dr. Shihab Shamma, Ph.D.
Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering and
Institute for Systems Research,
Director, Neural Systems Lab,
James A. Clark School of Engineering,
University of Maryland, USA

Cortical processing of complex sensory scenes

 


1 Jan 2015

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Dr. Sonia Guha, Ph.D.
Department of Ophthalmology
Jules Stein Eye Institute (JSEI)
University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA)
Los Angeles- 90095, U.S.A.

The Neurology of Vision Disorders and the Lysosome: of wrong signals and stuck traffic!

 


22 Dec 2014

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Ramkumar Sabesan
Postdoctoral fellow
University of California, Berkeley.

Advanced optical imaging to study cellular structure and function in normal and diseased eyes

 


15 Dec 2014

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Prof. Frank Kruege
Department of Psychology & Molecular
George Mason University, USA

Diffusion of Responsibility Attenuates Altruistic Punishment: A Functional MRI and Multivariate Granger Causality Mapping Study

 


12 Dec 2014

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Dr. Shamik DasGupta, Ph.D
Centre for Neural Circuits and Behaviour
University of Oxford, Oxford, UK

A Genetic Window into Decision-making

 


4 Dec 2014

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Partha Talukdar
Assistant Professor,
SERC Indian Institute of Science

Knowledge Representation and Processing in Machines and Humans

 


5 Nov 2014

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Debanjan Goswami
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences,
Stanford school of medicine, Stanford, CA.

Long-term Potentiation Requires Unique Postsynaptic SNARE Fusion Machinery

 


3 Nov 2014

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Pitchaiah Mandava, M.D., Ph.D
Associate Professor of Neurology Program Director,
Vascular Neurology Fellowship,
Baylor College of Medicine Houston, Texas

Addressing the failures of clinical trials in stroke and brain injury through new analytical methods

 


31 Oct 2014

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Prof. Farida Sohrabji, PhD
Joseph H Shelton Professor of Neuroscience
Associate Dept Head,
Neuroscience and Experimental Therapeutics Director,
Women's Health in Neuroscience Program
Texas A&M Health Science Center
4102 Medical Education and Research Building
8447 State Highway 47, Bryan TX 77807-3260

MicroRNA as neuroprotectants for ischemic stroke: Perils and Promises

 


28 Oct 2014

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Dr. Ghanshyam N. Pandey
Professor of pharmacology,
Departments of psychiatry and Pharmacology,
Director of mood disorders and suicide research
University of Illinois at Chicago, USA

Neuroendocrine Abnormalities in Depression and Suicide: Focus on HPA Axis Genes

 


7 Oct 2014

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Hans Herzog
Institute of Neuroscience and Medicine -4(INM-4),
Forschungszentrum Juelich, Juelich, Germany.

Neuroimaging with MRI, PET and MR-PET

 


25 Aug 2014

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Thomas Biederer, Ph.D
Associate Professor,
Tufts University School of Medicine
Department of Neuroscience, Boston, MA 02111

Organization of Synapse Development by Trans-Synaptic Interactions

 


28 Jul 2014

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Dr. Madhav Thambisetty, MD
Laboratory of Behavioral Neuroscience
National Institute on Aging
National Institutes of Health

Adiposity and Insulin Resistance in Alzheimer’s Disease: When State Meets Trait

 


16 Jul 2014

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Prof. Saman K. Halgamuge
Department of Mechanical Engineering,
University of Melbourne

The Connection between Neuro Science and Big Data

 


12 Jun 2014

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Dr. Eakta Jain
Assistant Professor (CISE),
University of Florida

Human-centered Computer Graphics

 


1 Apr 2014

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Amulya Nidhi Shrivastava, PhD
IBENS, U1024 (INSERM), Ecole Normale Superieure
46, Rue d'Ulm, 75005, PARIS, FRANCE

Understanding the Physiopathology of Neurodegenerative Disorders using Single Particle Tracking

 


13 Mar 2014

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Dr. Suvarna Alladi
Additional Professor, Department of Neurology,
Nizam?s Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad

Dementia and Cognitive Disorders: Current challenges and opportunities

 


11 Mar 2014

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Dr. Nikhil Urs
Department of Cell Biology,
Duke University, North Carolina, USA

Functional selectivity in dopamine signaling: Biochemical and Behavioral analyses

 


7 Mar 2014

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Jens Schwarzbach
Center for mind/Brain Science,
University of Trento, Italy

Distinguishing conceptual from motor decisions

 


6 Mar 2014

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Angelika Lingnau
Center for Mind/ Brain Sciences
University of Trento, Italy

Using functional magnetic resonance imaging to study human movement representations

 


3 Mar 2014

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Nixon Abraham
University Medical Centre,
University of Geneva, Switzerland.

Sniffing to decide: temporal aspects of information processing

 


24 Feb 2014

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Srivatsun Sadagopan, Ph.D
Postdoctoral Fellow, Freiwald Lab
Shelby White and Leon Levy Center for Mind,
Brain and Behavior, ssadagopan@rockefeller.edu
The Rockefeller University.

Cortical processing of voices and faces: linking neural computations to mechanisms

 


19 Feb 2014

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Nitin Gupta, PhD
National Institutes of Health,
USA

Revealing neural mechanisms of information processing using a simple brain

 


5 Feb 2014

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Dr. Sridhar Devarajan
Stanford University

An avian midbrain model for the role of gamma oscillations in sensory coding and selective attention

 


29 Jan 2014

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G. Govindaiah, PhD
Scientist/Instructor
University of Lousville, USA

Optogenetic Approaches in Neuroscience

 


28 Jan 2014

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Prof. Huda Y. Zoghbi, M.D
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Director, Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological
Research Institute at Texas Childrenn's Hospital,
Professor of Molecular and Human Genetics,
Baylor College of Medicine

Untangling the Pathogenesis of Neurodegenerative Disorders

 


24 Jan 2014

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Dr. Sebastian Neggers
University of Utrecht

What you see is what you get: brain mechanisms underlying action-induced visual perception

 


26 Dec 2013

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Dr. Chitra D. Mandyam,
Associate Professor Committee on the Neurobiology of Addictive Disorders The Scripps Research Institute.

Alcohol dependence regulates cortical glial plasticity: New Avenues for Novel Therapies

 


6 Dec 2013

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Prof. Harry Steinbusch
Director School for Mental Health and Neuroscience,
Maastricht University, Netherlands.

Brainstem Dysfunction in Neurodevelopment and Neuropsychiatric disorders – Moving from Forebrian to the Brainstem

 


5 Dec 2013

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Prof. Thomas Metzinger
Professor, Theoretical Philosophy,
Johannes Gutenberg-Universit äMainz a& an Adjunct Fellow at the(FIAS).

The Ego Tunnel: Body Representation and Self-Consciousness

 


4 Dec 2013

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Robert K. Shepherd PhD
Director, Bionics Institute &
Professor of Medical Bionics,
University of Melbourne Melbourne, Australia

Medical bionics: neural interfaces for damaged nerves

 


30 Oct 2013

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Dr. Anusha Jayaraman
Post-doctoral Research Associate
University of Southern California

Degeneration to regeneration – Role of hormones in the nervous system

 


23 Oct 2013

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Mark M. Rasenick
Distinguished University Professor of
Physiology& Biophysics and Psychiatry Director,
Biomedical Neuroscience Training Program University of Illinois Chicago, College of Medicine, CHICAGO, USA

G protein signaling in neurons and glia: effects of membrane microdomains and the cytoskeleton

 


17 Sep 2013

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Prof. Hitoshi Okamoto
RIKEN Brain Science Institute (RIKEN BSI)

The habenula acts as the switchboard in fear response and aggression

 


11 Sep 2013

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Dr Sridharan Devrajan

Decoupling choice bias from perceptual sensitivity in multialternative detection and decision-making tas

 


7 Aug 2013

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Dr Marius Peelen
University of Trento

Neural mechanisms of person perception

 


31 Jul 2013

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Shashank Hegde
Postdoctoral Fellow Department of Radiology, Johns Hopkins University, USA

MRI using internal detectors

 


19 Jul 2013

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Dr. Pavan Ramkumar
Research Associate at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago Departments of Neurobiology and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Northwestern University

Building Marr’s bridges — linking islands of computational, algorithmic, and mechanistic descriptions of behavior, mind and brain

 


19 Jun 2013

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Shreesh Mysore
Stanford University

Stimulus selection for spatial attention: Neural building blocks

 


18 Jun 2013

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Dr. Vikram Gadagkar
Postdoctoral Associate Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, Cornell University Ithaca, NY 14853 USA

In Search of ‘Actor’ and ‘Critic’ Neurons in the Zebra Finch Song Circuit

 


13 Jun 2013

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Geetanjali Chawla
Research Scientist Department of Biology Indiana University

Regulation of Drosophila let-7-Complex microRNAs and their role in neurodegeneration.

 


7 Jun 2013

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Dr. Chaturbhuj Rathore MD, DM, DNB (Neurology), PDF (Epilepsy)
Associate Professor, Comprehensive Epilepsy Care Center Department of Neurology, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences & Technology, Trivandrum, Kerala, India-695011

Challenges and opportunities in managing drug resistant epilepsy in India

 


24 May 2013

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Dr. P. S. Mathuranath
Additional Professor, Department of Neurology, National Institute for Mental Health & Neurosciences, Bangalore, INDIA.

Neuroscience of Visual Perception

 


22 May 2013

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Satish Iyengar
Professor & Chair, Statistics Department and Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition University of Pittsburgh

Statistical aspects of integrate-and-fire neuron models

 


21 May 2013

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Dr. Radhika Madhavan
Postdoctoral Fellow Boston Childrens Hospital, Harvard Medical School and Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Function of the human medial temporal lobe in sequence learning

 


15 May 2013

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DR. G. VENKATASUBRAMANIAN MD, PhD
Additional Professor of Psychiatry & Wellcome Trust / DBT India Alliance Senior Fellow, Department of Psychiatry, National Institute of Mental Health & Neurosciences (NIMHANS), Bangalore

TRENDS – Translational Research on Endophenotypes in Neuropsychiatric DisorderS

 


30 Apr 2013

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Dr. Sowmya Venkataramani
OHSU, Portland

Retinal Ganglion Cell Circuits in the Rabbit Retina

 


23 Apr 2013

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Marylea Madiman & SP Arun

A dialogue between art and vision science

 


18 Apr 2013

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Dr. Jai S Polepalli
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences Stanford University School of Medicine

Dissecting the molecular, synaptic and circuit mechanisms of learning and memory

 


8 Apr 2013

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Shantanu P. Jadhav, PhD.
Center for Integrative Neuroscience University of California San Francisco (UCSF)

Neural ensemble activity required for learning and memory

 


3 Apr 2013

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Gayathri Ranganathan, Ph.D.
Janelia Farm Research Campus, Ashburn, USA

Signal propagation in recurrent networks of mouse barrel cortex

 


22 Mar 2013

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Mark R. Kotter MD PhD
Clinical Lecturer Department of Clinical Neurosciences & Wellcome Trust and MRC Cambridge Stem Cell Institute, Anne McLaren Laboratory for Regenerative Medicine University of Cambridge

Central nervous system remyelination, can we wrap it up?

 


21 Mar 2013

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Edward V. Quadros
Research Professor Departments of Medicine/Cell Biology SUNY-Downstate Medical Center New York

Folate receptor autoimmunity in neuro-developmental and autism spectrum disorders

 


20 Mar 2013

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Dr. Naren Rao
INSPIRE Faculty, Centre for Neuroscience

Pathophysiology of cognitive symptoms in psychiatric disorders: ** Neuroimaging & behavioral observations for potential novel therapeutics

 


22 Feb 2013

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Dr.Amitabha Majumdar
Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Kansas.

The role of a self-sustaining amyloidogenic protein in persistence of memory

 


21 Feb 2013

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Dr. Ravi Muddashetty
InStem, NCBS Bangalore

Dynamics of activity mediated protein synthesis at synapse

 


14 Feb 2013

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Dr. Pratik Mutha
New Mexico Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, USA

Correcting Movement Errors and Learning from them using a Lateralized Brain

 


8 Feb 2013

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Dr. James Chelliah
Scripps Research Institute, USA

Pathogenic SYNGAP1 mutations impair cognitive development by disrupting the maturation of dendritic spine synapses and restricting critical period plasticity.

 


4 Feb 2013

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Dr. Debanjan Goswami
Stanford University, Stanford CA.

Long-term Potentiation Requires Unique Postsynaptic SNARE Fusion Machinery

 


11 Jan 2013

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Prof. Bart Krekelberg
Rutgers Univ and visiting faculty CNS

Neural Mechanisms of Perceptual Stability

 


28 Dec 2012

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Dr. Trichur Vidyasagar, MBBS, PhD
Professor, Department of Optometry & Vision Sciences and Adjunct Professor, Dept of Anatomy & Neuroscience, University of Melbourne Parkville, Vic 3010 Australia

Neural mechanisms of top-down attention: basis for a theory of the aetiology of dyslexia

 


21 Dec 2012

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Mandyam V. Srinivasan AM, FRS
Queensland Brain Institute & School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering University of Queensland, Australia

OF BEES, BIRDS AND ROBOTS

 


21 Dec 2012

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Sadashiva Pai
Senior Research Scientist Corning Incorporated, USA

Drug Discovery: Can the New Technologies Make a Difference

 


19 Dec 2012

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Dipanjan Roy

Influence of cell type specificity, astrocytic glutamate uptake on representations in the primary visual cortex

 


18 Dec 2012

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Mahendra Rao, MD, PhD
Director, Center for Regenerative Medicine National Institute of Health, USA

Stem Cells- A new paradigm for screening and therapy

 


17 Dec 2012

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Anurag Mishra, PhD, MC Fellow
Chemistry Department, Durham University, England.

Responsive MR Imaging Probes for Functional and Structural Brain Mapping

 


14 Dec 2012

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Biswa Sengupta
Center for Neuroscience,Indian Institute of Science,Bangalore.

Nuts and bolts of metabolic efficiency in single neurons

 


6 Dec 2012

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Ashish Dhir, Ph.D.
Ramalingswami Fellow (equivalent to Scientist D) Department of Biotechnology Government of India C/o Gujarat Forensic Sciences University DFS Headquarters, Sector-21, Near Police Bhavan Gandhinagar, Gujarat, 382007, India

Recent Advances in Epilepsy Research

 


27 Nov 2012

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Dr Divya Maitreyi Chari, DPhil
Senior Lecturer in Physiological Sciences Coordinator For Medical Intercalated Degrees Cellular and Neural Engineering Group Institute for Science and Technology in Medicine School of Medicine, David Weatherall building Keele University, Staffordshire ST55BG

Use of biomedical engineering strategies for the repair of neurological injury

 


21 Nov 2012

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Prof. Tom Albright
Professor, Salk Institute for Biological Studies, USA & IISc-DST Centenary Chair

Adapting to Environmental Change

 


19 Nov 2012

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Sahadev Shankarappa
Harvard Medical School & MIT, USA

Putting a block on chronic neuropathic pain

 


9 Nov 2012

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Dr. Madhusudhan Venkadesan
Group Leader, Morphology and Control Lab, National Center for Biological Sciences(NCBS), Bangalore.

Neuromechanics of finger contacts: How to hold an object

 


26 Sep 2012

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Dr. Vatsala Thirumalai
Group Leader, Neural Circuits & Development Lab, National Center for Biological Sciences(NCBS), Bangalore.

Under Construction, But in operation! – Strategies from the developing brain

 


24 Aug 2012

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Sreeganga Chandra Ph.D.
Asst. Professor, Yale School of Medicine,New Haven, CT.

Presynaptic Maintenance and Neurodegeneration

 


17 Aug 2012

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Narender Ramnani
Brain, Action and Cognition Laboratory, Department of Psychology, Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX

Cerebellum and Cognition: Evidence from Anatomy, Evolution and Brain Imaging

 


8 Aug 2012

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Dr. Pradeep Shenoy
Postdoctoral fellow, University of California, San Diego

A computational, cognitive and neurobiological account of inhibitory control

 


7 Aug 2012

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L S Shashidhara
Professor and Coordinator, Biology IISER, PUNE

Asymmetric cell division and neuronal diversity in Drosophila

 


19 Jul 2012

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Dr. Sachin Deshmukh
Mind/Brain Institute Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore

Objects, space, and memory: how the hippocampal cognitive map comes together

 


17 Jul 2012

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Dr. Uday Saxena
Co-Founder and Chief Advisor R and D at Kareus Therapeutics, USA

New approaches to treatment of Alzheimer’s: A disease not to be forgotten

 


3 Jul 2012

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Dr. Deepak Nair
CNRS-Université Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France

Nanoscale organization of AMPARs at the Postsynaptic density

 


26 Jun 2012

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Dr. Lalitha Madhavan
BIO5 and Evelyn F. McKnight Brain Institute Interdisciplinary Programs in Neuroscience and Physiology University of Arizona

Stem Cells for Parkinson’s Disease

 


1 Jun 2012

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Dr. NARENDRAKUMAR RAMANAN
Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology Investigator, HOPE Center for Neurological Disorders, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA

Transcriptional control of axon growth in mammalian central nervous system

 


18 May 2012

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Ananthakrishna Chintanpalli
Hearing Research Program Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Medical University of South Carolina

Evaluating the neural basis for concurrent vowel identification in dry and reverberant conditions

 


17 May 2012

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Harsh Chaturvedi
Dept. Of Physics, IISER Pune

Molecular Interactions & Optical Devices

 


24 Apr 2012

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Dr. Devi Majumdar
Vanderbilt University

‘Adaptive machinery’ at work in hippocampal dendritic spines and synapses: APPL1 and microfluidics

 


23 Apr 2012

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Paul Carton PhD
Publishing Director,
ELSEVIER Ltd, LONDON

How to get published in a research journal

 


17 Apr 2012

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Odity Mukherjee, PhD
Research Scientist
National Center for Biological Sciences, TIFR

Modelling genotype to phenotype conversion in late onset neuro-degenerative disorders

 


9 Apr 2012

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Dr. Ellora Sen
Scientist
National Brain Research Center (NBRC), Haryana, India

Inflammation driven transcriptional networks: Implication in glioma pathophysiology

 


3 Apr 2012

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Dr. Anindya Ghosh Roy
Post-doctoral Fellow
Section of Neurobiology,
Division of Biological Sciences, UCSD

Cell biology of axon regeneration in C. elegans

 


1 Mar 2012

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Rajesh K. Kana, Ph.D.
Dept. of Psychology University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA.

Neural Signatures of Autism

 


29 Feb 2012

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Prof. Basabi Bhaumik
IIT Delhi

Disparity Selectivity in Primary Visual Cortex

 


16 Feb 2012

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Dr. B N Gangadhar
Professor and Head,
Professor of Psychiatry,
Director- Advanced Center for Yoga - Mental Health & Neurosciences,
Chairman - Clinical Neurosciences Program, National Institute of Mental Health and Neuroscience,
Bangalore - 29.

Neurobiology of yoga in Mental Health

 


1 Feb 2012

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Prof. Shoba Srinath DPM, MD
Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences

Autism:Some promising areas of research

 


1 Feb 2012

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Santanu Banerjee, PhD
Department of Cell and Developmental Biology University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine Philadelphia, PA 19104 USA

Non-canonical Wnt signaling and ECM modification pathways direct segmental neural crest cell migration

 


20 Jan 2012

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Dr. Mahendra Wagle
Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences University of California, San Francisco

Understanding neurotransmitter-neuropeptide regulation through neural circuits controlling innate behavior

 


4 Jan 2012

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Prof . Mriganka Sur
Dept of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, MIT, USA

Brain circuits and brain disorders

 


16 Dec 2011

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Sovan Sarkar
Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, MIT, USA; Hughes Hall, University of Cambridge, UK

Regulation of autophagy and its implications in neurodegenerative diseases

 


2 Dec 2011

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Dr. BS Sharath
University of Pennsylvania

Neural Correlates of Oculomotor and Auditory Decisions

 


16 Nov 2011

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Karthik Shankar, PhD
Boston University

Neural mechanism to represent the recent past

 


15 Nov 2011

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Hari Hariharan
Sr Research Investigator
CMROI- Department of Radiology University of Pennsylvaina Stellar Chance Labs

Novel MRI/MRS applications to study brain metabolites in vivo

 


2 Nov 2011

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Maneesha Inamdar
Associate Professor
Laboratory of Stem Cell Biology and Vascular Biology Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR)

Analysis Of Conserved Mechanisms In Cardiovascular Development Using Stem Cell Models

 


24 Oct 2011

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Prof. Tom Albright
Salk Institute of Biological Studies & IISc-DST Centenary Professor

Art, Magic and Criminal Justice in the Age of Neuroscience

 


8 Sep 2011

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Rajesh P. N. Rao
Department of Computer Science and Engineering & Neurobiology Program University of Washington, Seattle, USA

How Do We Make Decisions? A Probabilistic Model of Decision Making in the Primate Brain

 


23 Aug 2011

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Ravi Muddashetty
Department of Cell Biology, Emory University, Atlanta

“Micro” manipulation in Neurons – microRNAs, dynamic modulators of Neuronal activity

 


8 Aug 2011

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Dr Biswa Sengupta
University of Cambridge

Energy Optimisation of Tonically Firing Neurones

 


18 Jul 2011

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Sridharan Devarajan
Department of Neurobiology, Stanford University School of Medicine

Towards a mechanistic understanding of the role of gamma oscillations in attention: An avian midbrain model

 


15 Jul 2011

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Pratik Mutha
Postdoctoral Fellow, New Mexico VA Healthcare System

Critical Neural Substrates For Correcting Unexpected Trajectory Errors And Learning From Them

 


6 Jul 2011

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Prof. Giacomo Rizzolatti
University of Parma, Italy

A Mirror to the Self: Understanding Actions, Intentions & Emotions of Others

 


4 Jul 2011

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Deepak K Saini
Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Reproduction, Development and Genetics. Indian Institute of Science

Dynamics of signaling proteins in living cells

 


17 Jun 2011

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Shashank M. Dravid
Assistant Professor Creighton University School of Medicine

Adopting the orphan glutamate delta-1 receptor

 


18 May 2011

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Matthew K. Belmonte
Visiting Professor,National Brain Research Centre, Manesar

Categorical and Dimensional Autistic Traits, and Global and Local Network Entropies: Cognitive and Neural Variation within and beyond the Autism Spectrum

 


13 May 2011

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Dr Cibu Thomas
National Institute of Health, Bethesda, USA

Information processing in large scale cortical networks

 


11 May 2011

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Subrot Sarma PhD
NIH Research Associate, Institute of Human Genetics International center for life Newcastle University United kingdom

Identification and characterization of the forebrain signalling centers in the developing human telencephalon

 


12 Apr 2011

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Suhita Nadkarni
University of California, Riverside and Salk Institute for Biological Studies, La Jolla

Sophisticated Synapses – A quantitative insight into complex components of neuronal networks

 


11 Apr 2011

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Collins Assisi
University of California, Riverside and Salk Institute for Biological Studies, La Jolla

The role of network architecture in olfactory information processing

 


6 Apr 2011

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Sharba Bandyopadhyay
Institute for Systems Research and Department of Biology, University of Maryland, College Park

Auditory cortical micro-organization and its modulation by the orbitofrontal cortex

 


24 Mar 2011

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Dietmar Heinke
School of Psychology,University of Birmingham

Explaining visual search with the Selective Attention for Identification model

 


1 Mar 2011

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Mani Ramaswami
Smurfit Institute of Genetics and Trinity College Institute for Neuroscience, Trinity College, Dublin -2, Ireland

Molecular mechanisms and circuit principles for a ubiquitous form of learning

 


23 Feb 2011

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Supriya Ray
The Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute, San Francisco, CA, USA

Dynamics of Action Selection by the Supplementary Eye Field

 


16 Feb 2011

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Nicholas C. Spitzer
Section of Neurobiology, UCSD Co-Director, Kavli Institute for Brain and Mind

Activity-dependent neurotransmitter specification: novel plasticity

 


11 Feb 2011

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Raghav Rajan
Postdoctoral fellow, University of California, San Franscisco

The role of a premotor nucleus in bird song production under different social contexts

 


4 Feb 2011

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Partha Krishnan
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of California- Los Angeles

Olfactory Flicker Fusion in Flies

 


27 Jan 2011

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Gaiti Hasan
National Centre for Biological Sciences, TIFR, Bangalore

Intracellular calcium signaling and neuronal function

 


25 Jan 2011

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Matcheri S. Keshavan
Professor and Vice-Chair for Public Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

What is schizophrenia? The changing concepts of mental illness: From the elephant to the mouse

 


5 Jan 2011

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Bradley W. Vines
Dept.of Psychiatry, The University of British Columbia

Investigating neuroplasticity in three movements: musical performance, transcranial direct current stimulation, and the effects of valproic acid on critical-period learning

 


4 Jan 2011

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Suryadeep Dash
Center for Vision Research, York University, Toronto, Canada

Cerebellar contribution to Smooth pursuit adaptation

 


3 Jan 2011

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Suresh Krishna
German Primate Center,Goettingen,Germany

Surround suppression in priority maps and its relation to attentional /oculomotor behavior

 


16 Dec 2010

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Dr. Hari Eswaran
Associate professor
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR

Magnetoencephalography of the Foetus: An insight into the neurological maturation of the developing brain

 


2 Dec 2010

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Dileep George
Vicarious Systems

Towards a mathematical model for brain’s circuits

 


25 Nov 2010

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Ceon Ramon
University of Washington, Seattle, WA, U.S.A. Reykjavik University, Reykjavik, Iceland

Recent Advances in Epilepsy Localization from Seizure-Free Scalp EEG Data

 


25 Oct 2010

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Dr. Supratim Ray
Department of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School, USA

Gamma oscillations in macaque visual cortex: mechanisms and significance

 


21 Oct 2010

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Dr. Balaji J
Dept. of Neurobiology, UCLA

Memory Allocation: Organizing and Integrating Memories Related in Time,Content and Context

 


16 Sep 2010

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Varadhan Srinivasan KariyaMaanikam
Motor Control Laboratory, Dept of Kinesiology, Penn State University, USA

Differences between cyclical and discrete multi-finger force production tasks studied within the framework of the uncontrolled manifold hypothesis

 


15 Sep 2010

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Arjun K. Bansal
Department of Neuroscience, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA

3-D reach and grasp kinematics information in local field potentials is redundant with that in spiking in primary motor and ventral premotor cortices

 


12 Aug 2010

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Rajiv Ranganathan
Sensory Motor Performance Program, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago.

Exploring the Role of Variability in Motor Learning

 


9 Aug 2010

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Animesh Mukherjee
Post Doctoral Researcher,ISI Foundation, Turin, Italy

Cultural Route to the Emergence of the Linguistic Categories

 


2 Aug 2010

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Prof.Kumar Somasundaram
Department of Microbiology and Cell Biology,IISc

Comprehensive approach to understand astrocytoma development and progression

 


19 Jul 2010

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Rama Ratnam
Department of Biology, University of Texas at San Antonio, USA

Detecting sensory signals in noisy spike trains

 


16 Jun 2010

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Bala Medicherla
University of Minnesota, USA

Proteostasis, aggresomes and neuro degeneration: Role of Protein quality control and Ubiquitin- Proteasome system in understanding Neurodegenrative disorders.

 


28 May 2010

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Saratchandra P & Manjari Tripathi
Dept of Neurosurgery and Neurology All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi

Medical and Surgical aspects of Intractable Epilepsy: Experience from over 600 cases

 


17 Mar 2010

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Shamprasad Varija Raghu
Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology, Germany

Functional anatomy of the visual system in Drosophila melanogaster

 


8 Mar 2010

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Anirvan Ghosh
Chair
Neurobiology Section, Division of Biological Sciences University of California, San Diego

Molecular Mechanisms Underlying the Development of Neural Circuits

 


1 Mar 2010

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Sharba Bandyopadhyay
Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park,
MD USA

Topographic Organization and Plasticity in the Auditory Cortex

 


22 Feb 2010

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Dr. Sourav Banerjee
Neuroscience Research Institute, University of California, Santa Barbara

MicroRNAs in Synaptic Plasticity: Tiny RNAs with Big Potential

 


18 Feb 2010

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Vinod Menon
Professor
Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences Stanford University, USA

From Intrinsic Brain Activity to Neurocognitive Networks

 


18 Feb 2010

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Srinivasa Subramaniam
Department of Neuroscience, Johns Hopkins Medical School

Rhes- a small G-protein with diverse function

 


17 Feb 2010

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Shantanu P. Jadhav
W. M. Keck Center for Integrative Neuroscience and Department of Physiology,
UC San Francisco

Rodent Models of Behavior: Texture Coding in the Rat Vibrissa System

 


16 Feb 2010

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Dr. Shaida A. Andrabi
Institute for Cell Engineering,
Department of Neurology Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Poly(ADP-ribose) polymer signalling in neuronal cell death

 


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