Neuroscience 2018: Presentations by SFARI Investigators

Ann Graybiel is a professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

A number of presentations will be given by current and past SFARI Investigators at Neuroscience 2018 in San Diego, CA (November 3–7).

A selection of these talks is highlighted below:

M. Albert Basson, Ph.D. (King’s College London)
Nanosymposium presentation:
The autism-associated chromatin remodeller CHD8 regulates neurodevelopmental gene expression, brain growth and functional connectivity

Jessica Cardin, Ph.D. (Yale University) and Vikaas Sohal, M.D., Ph.D. (University of California, San Francisco)
Dual perspectives debate:
Gamma – Fumes or fundamental

Catherine Dulac, Ph.D. (Harvard University)
Presidential special lecture:
Neurobiology of social behavior circuits

Ann Graybiel, Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Peter and Patricia Gruber lecture:
The striatum and decision-making based on value

Lilia Iakoucheva, Ph.D. (University of California, San Diego)
Nanosymposium presentation:
Cerebral organoid and animal models targeting the pathway dysregulated by 16p11.2 autism CNV

Hye Young Lee, Ph.D. (The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio)
Nanosymposium presentation:
Nanoparticle delivery of CRISPR into the brain rescues a mouse model of fragile X syndrome from exaggerated repetitive behaviors

Christopher Walsh, M.D., Ph.D. (Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School)
Symposium presentation:
The genetics of human cortical connectivity

Ofer Yizhar, Ph.D. (Weizmann Institute of Science)
Minisymposium presentation:
Reward-associated modulation of excitatory-inhibitory dynamics in the prefrontal cortex

A list of additional talks and posters by SFARI Investigators, collaborators and SFARI staff can be found here.

[UPDATED November 2, 2018: New SFARI Investigator Hye Young Lee’s presentation was added to this list.]

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