2017 Seed Grants Archive
Neural Codes for Perception and Production of Learned Acoustic Elements in the Mammalian Brain
Michael Yartsev, Ph.D.
University of California, Berkeley
Treating Blindness by Manipulating Intraretinal Melanopsin Signaling
Kwoon Wong, Ph.D.
The University of Michigan
Identifying Genetic Influences on Chromatin Accessibility During Human Cortical Development
Jason Stein, Ph.D.
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Beyond Neurotransmission: Exploring Roles for Synaptic Dopaminylation in Drug-induced Plasticity
Ian Maze, Ph.D.
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Traumatic Synaptic Injury and its Impact on AD
Terrance Kummer, M.D., Ph.D.
Washington University in Saint Louis
Neural Circuit Mechanisms in the Early Stage of Alzheimer’s Disease
Kei Igarashi, Ph.D.
University of California, Irvine
Dissecting Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms for Communication Across the Microbiota-Gut-Brain Axis
Elaine Hsiao, Ph.D.
University of California, Los Angeles
Charting New Territory: The Cerebello-amygdala Circuit and its Role in Emotion Regulation
Diasynou Fioravante, Ph.D.
University of California, Davis
Identifying the Molecular Substrates of OCD Using Human Post-mortem Brain and Optogenetics in Mice
Susanne Ahmari, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Pittsburgh