Lab Meetings


27 June 2018 from 9:30 to 11:30, Host: Jennifer Brock

Location: L11-417

TBD


9 Aug 2017 - 13 June 2018: Lab meetings are cancelled! (Jesper on sabbatical)


26 July 2017 from 9:30 to 11:30, Host: Christina Chou

Location: L11-417

Synaptic organization of visual space in primary visual cortex.

Iacaruso MF, Gasler IT, Hofer SB.
Nature. 2017 Jul 12. doi: 10.1038/nature23019.


14 July 2017 from 9:30 to 11:30, Host: Elvis Cela

Location: L7 big seminar room

Reliable and Elastic Propagation of Cortical Seizures In Vivo.

Wenzel M, Hamm JP, Peterka DS, Yuste R.

Cell Reports 2017 Jun 27;19(13):2681-2693. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2017.05.090

28 June 2017: Cancelled (Jesper travelling)


14 June 2017 from 9:30 to 11:30, Host: Amanda McFarlan

Location: L11-417

Delay activity of specific prefrontal interneuron subtypes modulates memory-guided behavior.

Kamigaki T, Dan Y

Nat Neurosci. 2017 Jun;20(6):854-863. doi: 10.1038/nn.4554. Epub 2017 Apr 24.


17 May 2017 from 9:30 to 11:30, Host: Jennifer Brock

Location: L11-417

REM sleep selectively prunes and maintains new synapses in development and learning.

Li W, Ma L, Yang G, Gan W-B
Nat Neurosci. 2017 Mar;20(3):427-437. doi: 10.1038/nn.4479


3 May 2017 from 9:30 to 11:30, Host: Christina Chou

Location: L11-417

Recruitment of inhibition and excitation across mouse visual cortex depends on the hierarchy of interconnecting areas.

D'Souza RD, Meier AM, Bista P, Wang Q, Burkhalter A.

Elife. 2016 Sep 26;5. pii: e19332. doi: 10.7554/eLife.19332.


19 Apr 2017 from 9:30 to 11:30, Host: Alastair Garner

Location: L11-417

Parallel processing by cortical inhibition enables context-dependent behavior.

Kuchibhotla KV, Gill JV, Lindsay GW, Papadoyannis ES, Field RE, Sten TA, Miller KD, Froemke RC.

Nat Neurosci. 2017 Jan;20(1):62-71. doi: 10.1038/nn.4436.


5 Apr 2017 from 9:30 to 11:30, Host: Elvis Cela

Location: L11-417

Regulation of Thalamic and Cortical Network Synchrony by Scn8a.

Makinson CD, Tanaka BS, Sorokin JM, Wong JC, Christian CA, Goldin AL, Escayg A, Huguenard JR

Neuron. 2017 Mar 8;93(5):1165-1179.e6. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2017.01.031.


22 Mar 2017 from 9:30 to 11:30, Host: Amanda McFarlan

Location: L11-417

Dynamic, Cell-Type-Specific Roles for GABAergic Interneurons in a Mouse Model of Optogenetically Inducible Seizures.

Khoshkhoo S, Vogt D, Sohal VS
Neuron. 2017 Jan 18;93(2):291-298. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2016.11.043.


8 Mar 2017, Cancelled (March break)


22 Feb 2017 from 9:30 to 11:30, Host: Jennifer Brock

Location: L11-417

Adrenergic Gate Release for Spike Timing-Dependent Synaptic Potentiation.

Liu Y, Cui L, Schwarz MK, Dong Y, Schlüter OM
Neuron. 2017 Jan 18;93(2):394-408. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2016.12.039.


8 Feb 2017 from 9:30 to 11:30, Host: Christina Chou

Location: L11-417

Cocaine exposure reorganizes cell type- and input-specific connectivity in the nucleus accumbens.

MacAskill AF, Cassel JM, Carter AG
Nat Neurosci. 2014 Sep;17(9):1198-207. doi: 10.1038/nn.3783.


25 Jan 2017 from 9:30 to 11:30, Host: Amrit Sampalli

Location: L11-417

Progress Report on the Development of a Rapid Kindling Protocol


11 Jan 2017 from 9:30 to 11:30, Host: Elvis Cela

Location: L11-417

In-vitro results from optokindling epilepsy model


14 Dec 2016 from 9:30 to 11:30, Host: Amanda McFarlan

Location: L11-417

Timing Rules for Synaptic Plasticity Matched to Behavioral Function.

Suvrathan A, Payne HL, Raymond JL
Neuron. 2016 Dec 7;92(5):959-967. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2016.10.022.


7 Dec 2016 from 9:30 to 11:30, Host: Jennifer Brock

Location: L11-417

Branch-specific dendritic Ca(2+) spikes cause persistent synaptic plasticity.

Cichon J, Gan WB.

Nature. 2015 Apr 9;520(7546):180-5. doi: 10.1038/nature14251.


23 Nov 2016 from 9:30 to 11:30, Host: Jesper Sjöström, Christina Chou, Beatriz Mizusaki, Elvis Cela

Location: L11-417

Sharing our notes from SFN


16 Nov 2016 from 9:30 to 11:30, Cancelled due to SFN

2 Nov 2016 from 9:30 to 11:30, Host: Jesper Sjöström

Location: L11-417

Practical theory of electrophysiology


19 Oct 2016 from 9:30 to 11:30, Host: Jesper Sjöström

Location: L11-417

A crash course in using Igor Pro


5 Oct 2016 from 9:30 to 11:30, Host: Jesper Sjöström

Location: L11-417

The Airtable Optical Path


21 Sep 2016 from 9:30 to 11:30, Host: Christina Chou

Location: L11-417

PreNMDARs rely on RIM1αβ for signalling, part II


14 Sep 2016 from 12:00 to 14:00, Host: Christina Chou

Location: L11-417

PreNMDARs rely on RIM1αβ for signalling, part I


7 Sep 2016 from 9:30 to 11:30, Host: Elvis Cela

Location: L11-417

An optogenetic kindling model of epilepsy


24 Aug 2016 from 9:00 to 11:00, Host: Christina Chou

Location: L11-417

Imprinting and recalling cortical ensembles.

Carrillo-Reid, Yang, Bando, Peterka, Yuste
Science. 2016 Aug 12;353(6300):691-4. doi: 10.1126/science.aaf7560.


10 Aug 2016 from 9:00 to 11:00, Host: Sally Li

Location: L11-417

A Novel Form of Local Plasticity in Tuft Dendrites of Neocortical Somatosensory Layer 5 Pyramidal Neurons.

Maya Sandler, Yoav Shulman, Jackie Schiller. Neuron. 2016 Jun 1;90(5):1028-42.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neuron.2016.04.032.


27 July 2016 from 9:00 to 11:00, Host: Elvis Cela

Location: L11-417

Early hyperactivity and precocious maturation of corticostriatal circuits in Shank3B−/− mice.

Rui T Peixoto, Wengang Wang, Donyell M Croney, Yevgenia Kozorovitskiy & Bernardo L Sabatini. Nature Neuroscience 19, 716–724 (2016) doi:10.1038/nn.4260.


20 July 2016 from 09:00 to 11:00, Host: Jesper Sjöström

Location: L11-417

Postsynaptic, not presynaptic NMDA receptors are required for spike-timing-dependent LTD induction.

Brett C Carter and Craig E Jahr

Nat Neurosci. 2016 Jul 11. doi: 10.1038/nn.4343.


7 June 2016 from 09:30 to 11:30, Data club

Location: L1-505

• Notes from CAN 2016 Meeting in Toronto

• Amrit ontogenetic kindling progress report

• Adamo, Sally, Christina, and Therese report on preNMDAR & RIM1 project

18 May 2016 from 14:00 to 15:00, Host: Elvis Cela

Location: L11-417

Neuronal Firing Rate Homeostasis Is Inhibited by Sleep and Promoted by Wake.

Hengen KB, Torrado Pacheco A, McGregor JN, Van Hooser SD, Turrigiano GG.
Cell. 2016 Mar 24;165(1):180-91. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2016.01.046.


22 Apr 2016 from 10:00 to 11:00, Host: Beatriz Mizusaki

Location: L1-505

Data club: Computational modelling of synaptic plasticity, Part 2.


20 Apr 2016 from 14:00 to 15:00, Host: Beatriz Mizusaki

Location: L11-417

Data club: Computational modelling of synaptic plasticity, Part 1.


23 Mar 2016 from 14:00 to 16:00, Host: Christina Chou

Location: L11-417

Data club: Supralinear calcium signals mediated by presynaptic NMDA receptors


9 Mar 2016 from 14:00 to 16:00, Cancelled


3 Feb 2016 from 09:45 to 11:45, Host: Elvis Cela

Location: L11-417

Data club: 4AP data


16 Dec 2015 from 09:45 to 11:45, Host: Txomin Lalanne

Location: L11-417

Principles of connectivity among morphologically defined cell types in adult neocortex.

Jiang X, Shen S, Cadwell CR, Berens P, Sinz F, Ecker AS, Patel S, Tolias AS.

Science. 2015 Nov 27;350(6264):aac9462. doi: 10.1126/science.aac9462.

9 Dec 2015 from 09:45 to 11:45, Host: Therese Abrahamsson

Location: L11-417

Presynaptic NMDA receptors act via RIM1ab to control the readily-releasable pool in layer-5 pyramidal neurons: A project update.


25 Nov 2015 from 09:45 to 11:45, Host: Sally Si Ying Li

Location: L11-417

Chandelier cell selectivity in a prefrontal fear circuit. (plus circuit mapping projects)


11 Nov 2015 from 09:45 to 11:45, Host: Therese Abrahamsson, Elvis Cela, Txomin Lalanne, Jesper Sjöström

Location: L11-417

Interesting findings at SFN 2015


29 Oct 2015 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Txomin Lalanne

Location: L7-140

PhD Defence Practice Run


15 Oct 2015 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Elvis Cela

Location: L7-140

Calcium transient prevalence across the dendritic arbour predicts place field properties.

Sheffield ME, Dombeck DA.

Nature. 2015 Jan 8;517(7533):200-4. doi: 10.1038/nature13871. Epub 2014 Oct 26.


1 Oct 2015 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Therese Abrahamsson
Location: L7-140

A critical time window for dopamine actions on the structural plasticity of dendritic spines.

Yagishita S, Hayashi-Takagi A, Ellis-Davies GC, Urakubo H, Ishii S, Kasai H.

Science. 2014 Sep 26;345(6204):1616-20. doi: 10.1126/science.1255514.


27 May 2015: Cancelled! CAN Meeting Vancouver


20 May 2015 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Therese Abrahamsson

Location: L7-140

An acetylcholine-activated microcircuit drives temporal dynamics of cortical activity.

Chen N, Sugihara H, Sur M. Nat Neurosci. 2015 Apr 27. doi: 10.1038/nn.4002.


13 May 2015 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Elvis Cela

Location: L7-140

Data club


29 Apr 2015 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Txomin Lalanne

Location: L7-309

Thesis committee meeting practice


15 Apr 2015 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Jerome Maheux

Location: L7-309

Redux: Control of Inhibitory Synaptic Outputs by Low Excitability of Axon Terminals Revealed by Direct Recording.

Shin-ya Kawaguchi and Takeshi Sakaba (2015). Neuron 85, 1273-1288.


1 Apr 2015 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Jerome Maheux

Location: L7-309

Control of Inhibitory Synaptic Outputs by Low Excitability of Axon Terminals Revealed by Direct Recording.

Shin-ya Kawaguchi and Takeshi Sakaba (2015). Neuron 85, 1273-1288.


18 Mar 2015 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Therese Abrahamsson

Location: L7-140

Presentation: "The role of RIM1 in neurotransmitter release"

Optional related reading:

RIM1alpha and RIM1beta are synthesized from distinct promoters of the RIM1 gene to mediate differential but overlapping synaptic functions.

Kaeser PS1, Kwon HB, Chiu CQ, Deng L, Castillo PE, Südhof TC, J Neurosci. 2008 28(50):13435-47.


4 Mar 2015 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Elvis Cela

Location: L7-140

Committee Meeting Practice Run


18 Feb 2015 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Jerome Maheux

"In Vivo measurement of cell-type-specific synaptic connectivity and synaptic transmission in layer 2/3 mouse barrel cortex."

Pala & Petersen, Neuron (2015) 85:68-75. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2014.11.025.

Location: L7-309


4 Feb 2015 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Txomin Lalanne

Location: L7-309

"Response-dependent dynamics of cell-specific inhibition in cortical networks in vivo."

El-Boustani S, Sur M. Nat Commun. 2014 Dec 11;5:5689. doi:10.1038/ncomms6689.


14 Jan 2015 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Jesper Sjöström

Location: L7-309

Relocation plans for the lab.


5 Dec 2014 from 09:45 to 11:30, Host: Therese Abrahamsson

Location: L7-309

Essential Role of Presynaptic NMDA Receptors in Activity-Dependent BDNF Secretion and Corticostriatal LTP

Park Popescu Poo Neuron 2014, 84:1–14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neuron.2014.10.045


28 Nov 2014 from 09:45 to 11:30, Host: Jesper Sjöström, Therese Abrahamsson, Location: L7-309

Elvis Cela

Interesting stuff from SFN 2014


— Pause for SFN 2014 —



12 Sep
2014 from 09:45 to 11:30, Host: Txomin Lalanne

Location: L7-309

A supercritical density of Na+ channels ensures fast signaling in GABAergic interneuron axons

Hu & Jonas. Nat Neurosci (2014), 17(5):686.


12 Sep 2014 from 09:45 to 11:30, Host: Jérôme Maheux

Engineering a memory with LTD and LTP

Nabavi S, Fox R, Proulx CD, Lin JY, Tsien RY, Malinow R. Nature (2014)  511:348-352.

Location: L7-309


12 Sep 2014 from 09:45 to 11:30, Host: Therese Abrahamsson

Physiological characterisation of  astrocyte molecular plasticity induced by the Sonic hedgehog pathway

Location: L7-309


8 Aug 2014 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Taiji Wang

The propensity for LTP in mouse motor cortex

Location: L7-309


1 Aug 2014 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Christina Chou

Calcium signals in neocortical interneuron dendrites

Location: L7-309


16 May 2014 from 11:00 to 12:00, Special Guest: Jérôme Maheux

Note: this is a Monday!

Dopamine modulation of corticostriatal information

Location: CRN seminar room


2 May 2014 from 10:00 to 12:00, Host: Elvis Cela — practice candidacy presentation

Note: this is a Monday!

A novel optogenetic kindling model of epilepsy

Location: L1-505


— Pause for London workshop “Analysis of Cortical Circuits” —


25 Apr 2014 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Therese Abrahamsson — practice London workshop talk

Control of vesicle release by cortical presynaptic NMDA receptors

Location: L7-309


14 Apr 2014 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Therese Abrahamsson

Note: this is a Monday!

Location: Outside Yvonne’s office

Membrane lipids tune synaptic transmission by direct modulation of presynaptic potassium channels.

Carta M, Lanore F, Rebola N, Szabo Z, Da Silva SV, Lourenço J, Verraes A, Nadler A, Schultz C, Blanchet C, Mulle C.

Neuron. 2014 Feb 19;81(4):787-99.


28 Mar 2014 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Txomin Lalanne

Location: TBD

Dendritic Calcium Nonlinearities Switch the Direction of Synaptic Plasticity in Fast-Spiking Interneurons

Olivier Camiré and Lisa Topolnik

J. Neurosci. 2014;34 3864-3877 


14 Mar 2014 from 09:30 to 11:30, DATA CLUB! Featuring: Elvis Cela

Location: TBD


28 Feb 2014 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Therese Abrahamsson

Location: TBD

Distinct Ca(2+) Sources in Dendritic Spines of Hippocampal CA1 Neurons Couple to SK and Kv4 Channels.

Wang K1, Lin MT, Adelman JP, Maylie J.

Neuron. 2014 (2):379-87. DOI: 10.1016/j.neuron.2013.11.004.


14 Feb 2014 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Elvis Cela

Location: TBD

Optogenetically induced seizure and the longitudinal hippocampal network dynamics.

Osawa S, Iwasaki M, Hosaka R, Matsuzaka Y, Tomita H, Ishizuka T, Sugano E, Okumura E, Yawo H, Nakasato N, Tominaga T, Mushiake H.

PLoS One. 2013 Apr 10;8(4):e60928. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0060928. Print 2013.


31 Jan 2014 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Txomin Lalanne

Location: TBD

Ultra-rapid axon-axon ephaptic inhibition of cerebellar Purkinje cells by the pinceau.

Blot A, Barbour B.

Nat Neurosci. 2014 Jan 12. doi: 10.1038/nn.3624. 


20 Dec 2013 from 09:30 to 11:30, DATA CLUB! Featuring: Therese Abrahamsson

Location: TBD


13 Dec 2013 from 09:30 to 11:30, DATA CLUB! Featuring: Txomin Lalanne

Location: TBD


6 Dec 2013 from 09:30 to 11:30, DATA CLUB! Featuring: Elvis Cela

Location: L7-201


29 Nov 2013 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Jesper Sjöström

Location: L7-201

Relationship between cortical layer 2-3 recurrent connectivity and receptive fields in mouse visual cortex.

Cossell, Iacaruso, Muir, Ko, Hofer, Mrsic-Flogel

SFN 2013 poster 638.01


Break: Jesper teaching


18 Oct 2013 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Txomin Lalanne

Location: L7-309

Practice talk for candidacy exam


11 Oct 2013 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Therese Abrahamsson

Location: L7-309

A disinhibitory microcircuit initiates critical-period plasticity in the visual cortex.

Kuhlman SJ, Olivas ND, Tring E, Ikrar T, Xu X, Trachtenberg JT.

Nature. 2013 501:543-6. doi: 10.1038/nature12485.


4 Oct 2013 from 09:30 to 11:30, DATA CLUB! Featuring: Elvis Cela

Location: L7-309


28 Sep 2013: Cancelled! Khodakhah visit


20 Sep 2013: Cancelled! IPN retreat


13 Sep 2013: Cancelled! Jesper in Prague.


6 Sep 2013 from 09:30 to 11:30, DATA CLUB! Featuring: Elvis Cela, Therese Abrahamsson, & Txomin Lalanne

Location: L7-309


16-30 Aug 2013: Summer holidays


9 Aug 2013 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Zack Singer

Location: L7-309

Inhibition of inhibition in visual cortex: the logic of connections between molecularly distinct interneurons.

Pfeffer CK, Xue M, He M, Huang ZJ, Scanziani M.

Nat Neurosci. 2013 Aug;16(8):1068-76. doi: 10.1038/nn.3446. Epub 2013 Jun 30.


2 Aug 2013 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Txomin Lalanne

Location: L7-309

Developmental origin dictates interneuron AMPA and NMDA receptor subunit composition and plasticity.

Matta JA, Pelkey KA, Craig MT, Chittajallu R, Jeffries BW, McBain CJ.

Nat Neurosci. 2013 Aug;16(8):1032-41. doi: 10.1038/nn.3459.


26 July 2013 from 09:30 to 10:30, Speaker: PhD candidate Petri Takkala

MSc from Melanie Woodin's lab, U of T

"Neuromodulation of Synaptic Plasticity in Cortical Microcircuits"

Location: L7-309


19 July 2013 from 09:30 to 11:30, Informal catch-up meeting

Location: L1-505


21 June - 16 July 2013: Cancelled -- Jesper travelling.


14 June 2013 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Everybody!

Location: L7-309

Structural and molecular interrogation of intact biological systems.

Chung K, Wallace J, Kim SY, Kalyanasundaram S, Andalman AS, Davidson TJ, Mirzabekov JJ, Zalocusky KA, Mattis J, Denisin AK, Pak S, Bernstein H, Ramakrishnan C, Grosenick L, Gradinaru V, Deisseroth K.

Nature. 2013 May 16;497(7449):332-7.

Also see this and this. And this.


7 June 2013: Cancelled -- Jesper sick.


29 May 2013, Second practice run for the MNG meeting on May 30 (Jesper Sjöström, Therese Abrahamsson, Elvis Cela)

Location: L7-309


24 May 2013 from 09:30 to 11:30, Practice run for the MNG meeting on May 30 (Jesper Sjöström, Therese Abrahamsson, Elvis Cela)

Location: L7-309


17 May 2013: Cancelled -- GazMetro maintenance


10 May 2013: Cancelled -- PED day


3 May 2013 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Txomin Lalanne

Location: L7-309

Neurotransmitter switching in the adult brain regulates behavior.

Dulcis D, Jamshidi P, Leutgeb S, Spitzer NC.

Science. 2013 340:449-53

Commentary by Birren and Marder.

Related review by Dulcis and Spitzer.


26 Apr 2013 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Elvis Cela

Location: L7-309

In vivo reprogramming of circuit connectivity in postmitotic neocortical neurons.

De la Rossa A, Bellone C, Golding B, Vitali I, Moss J, Toni N, Lüscher C, Jabaudon D.

Nat Neurosci. 2013, 16(2):193-200.


19 Mar 2013: Cancelled -- Jesper busy with tax return


12 Apr 2013: Cancelled -- Lab Outing


5 Apr 2013 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Therese Abrahamsson

Location: L7-309

Metabotropic NMDA receptor function is required for NMDA receptor-dependent long-term depression

Sadegh Nabavi, Helmut W. Kessels, Stephanie Alfonso, Jonathan Aow, Rocky Fox, and Roberto Malinow

Metabotropic NMDA receptor function is required for β-amyloid-induced synaptic depression

Helmut W. Kessels, Sadegh Nabavi, and Roberto Malinow

PNAS 2013


29 Mar 2013: Cancelled -- Good Friday


28 Mar 2013 from 14:00 to 16:00, DATA CLUB! Featuring: Jesper Sjöström, Txomin Lalanne

Location: L7-140


22 Mar 2013: Cancelled -- Jesper to Quebec City


15 Mar 2013 from 09:30 to 11:30, DATA CLUB! Featuring: Elvis Cela, Elena Kutsarova, Therese Abrahamsson

Location: D14-102


8 Mar 2013: Cancelled -- Brain-i-Nets Brussels meeting


1 Mar 2013: Cancelled -- Jesper dentist appointment


22 Feb 2013 from 09:30 to 11:30, DATA CLUB! Featuring: Txomin Lalanne, Elvis Cela, Therese Abrahamsson

Location: L7-309


8 Feb 2013 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Elvis Cela

Location: L7-309

Closed-loop optogenetic control of thalamus as a tool for interrupting seizures after cortical injury

Paz JT, Davidson TJ, Frechette ES, Delord B, Parada I, Peng K, Deisseroth K, Huguenard JR.

Source

Nat Neurosci. 2013 Jan;16(1):64-70. doi: 10.1038/nn.3269.


1 Feb 2013 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Txomin Lalanne

Location: L7-309

The organization of two new cortical interneuronal circuits.

Jiang X, Wang G, Lee AJ, Stornetta RL, Zhu JJ.

Nat Neurosci. 2013 Jan 13. doi: 10.1038/nn.3305.


25 Jan 2013: Cancelled -- Imperial / McGill Neuroengineering Workshop


18 Jan 2013 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Therese Abrahamsson

Location: L7-309

Presynaptic Self-Depression at Developing Neocortical Synapses

Antonio Rodríguez-Moreno, Ana González-Rueda, Abhishek Banerjee, A. Louise Upton, Michael T. Craig, Ole Paulsen

Neuron 2013


11 Jan 2013 from 09:30 to 11:30, DATA CLUB! Featuring: Txomin Lalanne, Elvis Cela, Therese Abrahamsson

Location: L7-309


--- Christmas Break ---


10 Dec 2012 from 09:30 to 11:30, DATA CLUB! Featuring: Elvis Cela, Jesper Sjöström

Location: L7-309


3 Dec 2012 from 12:00 to 13:00, DATA CLUB! Featuring: Carla Kalkhoven, Txomin Lalanne

Location: L7-309


26 Nov 2012 from 12:00 to 13:00, Host: Jesper Sjöström

Location: L7-309

GABAergic hub neurons orchestrate synchrony in developing hippocampal networks.

Bonifazi P, Goldin M, Picardo MA, Jorquera I, Cattani A, Bianconi G, Represa A, Ben-Ari Y, Cossart R.

Science. 2009 Dec 4;326(5958):1419-24.

Related:

Dissecting functional connectivity of neuronal microcircuits: experimental and theoretical insights. Feldt S, Bonifazi P, Cossart R. TINS 2011

Complex brain networks: graph theoretical analysis of structural and functional systems. Bullmore E, Sporns O. NRN 2009


19 Nov 2012 from 12:00 to 13:00, Host: Elvis Cela

Location: L7-309

Clonally related visual cortical neurons show similar stimulus feature selectivity.

Li Y, Lu H, Cheng PL, Ge S, Xu H, Shi SH, Dan Y.

Nature. 2012 May 2;486(7401):118-21.

Commentaries:

Specifying cortical circuits: a role for cell lineage. [Neuron. 2012]

Neuroscience: Sibling neurons bond to share sensations. [Nature. 2012]


12 Nov 2012: Cancelled -- Brain-i-Nets plenary meeting


5 Nov 2012 from 12:00 to 13:00, Host: Carla Kalkhoven

Location: L7-309

Committee Meeting Presentation Practice Run


29 Oct 2012 from 12:00 to 13:00, Host: Txomin Lalanne

Location: L7-309

Elfn1 Regulates Target-Specific Release Probability at CA1-Interneuron Synapses.

Sylwestrak EL, Ghosh A.

Science 26 October 2012:Vol. 338 no. 6106 pp. 536-540 


22 Oct 2012 from 12:00 to 13:00, Host: Therese Abrahamsson

Location: L7-309

Nonlinear dendritic processing determines angular tuning of barrel cortex neurons in vivo.

Lavzin M, Rapoport S, Polsky A, Garion L, Schiller J.

Nature. 2012 Oct 18;490(7420):397-401. doi: 10.1038/nature11451


15 Oct 2012: Cancelled -- SFN


8 Oct 2012: Cancelled -- Thanksgiving


1 Oct 2012: Cancelled -- Sofia was sick


24 Sept 2012 from 12:00 to 13:00, Host: Elvis Cela

Location: L7-309

Committee Meeting Presentation Practice Run


17 Sept 2012 from 12:00 to 13:00: Cancelled -- CIHR deadlines today


10 Sept 2012 from 12:00 to 13:00, Host: Carla Kalkhoven

Location: L7-309

Noradrenergic ‘Tone’ Determines Dichotomous Control of Cortical Spike-Timing-Dependent Plasticity

Humberto Salgado, Georg Köhr, and Mario Treviño

Sci Rep. 2012; 2: 417, doi:  10.1038/srep00417, PMCID: PMC3358707


3 Sept 2012: Cancelled -- Labour Day


27 Aug 2012 from 12:00 to 13:00, Host: Sabrina Chierzi

Location: L7-309

Hippocampal Place Fields Emerge upon Single-Cell Manipulation of Excitability During Behavior

Doyun Lee, Bei-Jung Lin, Albert K. Lee

Science 17 August 2012: Vol. 337 no. 6096 pp. 849-853, DOI: 10.1126/science.1221489 


20 Aug 2012 from 12:00 to 13:00, Host: Txomin Lalanne

Location: L7-309

Advisory committee presentation trial run: "Spike-Timing-Dependent Plasticity in Neocortical Interneurons"


Summer Break


18 June 2012 from 12:00 to 13:00, Host: Elvis Cela

Location: L7-309

Epilepsy project — a background.


11 June 2012 from 12:00 to 13:00, Host: Carla Kalkhoven

Location: L7-309

Pull-Push Neuromodulation of LTP and LTD Enables Bidirectional Experience-Induced Synaptic Scaling in Visual Cortex.

Huang S, Treviño M, He K, Ardiles A, de Pasquale R, Guo Y, Palacios A, Huganir R, Kirkwood A.

Neuron. Volume 73, Issue 3, 9 February 2012, Pages 497–510


4 June 2012 from 12:00 to 13:00, Host: Sabrina Chierzi

Location: L7-309

Liu et al. Optogenetic stimulation of a hippocampal engram activates fear memory recall.

Nature. 2012 Mar 22;484(7394):381-5. doi: 10.1038/nature11028 [link]


28 May 2012 from 12:00 to 13:00, DATA CLUB: Txomin Lalanne, Chris, Sabrina

Location: L7-309


21 May 2012: Cancelled -- Victoria Day


14 May 2012 from 12:00 to 13:00, Host: Txomin Lalanne

Location: L7-309

Royer et al. Control of timing, rate and bursts of hippocampal place cells by dendritic and somatic inhibition

Nature Neuroscience, 2012, doi:10.1038/nn.3077 [link]


7 May 2012: Cancelled -- Hugo was sick


30 April 2012 from 12:00 to 13:00, Host: Elvis Cela

Location: L7-309

Min and Nevian. Astrocyte signaling controls spike timing–dependent depression

at neocortical synapses.

Nature Neuroscience, 2012, doi:10.1038/nn.3075. [AOP]


23 April 2012: Exams, CANCELLED


16 April 2012 from 12:00 to 13:00, Host: Carla Kalkhoven

Location: L7-309

Ledergerber D, Larkum ME. The Time Window for Generation of Dendritic Spikes

by Coincidence of Action Potentials and EPSPs is Layer Specific in Somatosensory Cortex. 

PLoS One. 2012;7(3):e33146. [link]


9 April 2012: Easter Monday, CANCELLED -- Happy Easter!


2 April 2012 from 12:00 to 13:00, Host: Jesper Sjöström

Location: L7-309

Informal presentation on EU FET-Open FP7 Consortium "Brain-i-Nets":


26 March 2012, CANCELLED


19 March 2012 from 12:00 to 13:00, Host: Sabrina Chierzi

Location: L7-309

Miyata S, Komatsu Y, Yoshimura Y, Taya C, Kitagawa H. "Persistent cortical plasticity by upregulation of chondroitin 6-sulfation." Nat Neurosci. 2012 Jan 15;15(3):414-22. [abstract]


15 March 2012 from 10:00 to 12:30, Visitor: Rinaldo D'Souza, University of Colorado School of Medicine (Supervisor: Dr. Sukumar Vijayaraghavan)

Location: L7-309

Title: "Nicotinic receptors: the gatekeepers of the olfactory system"


12 March 2012 from 12:00 to 13:00, Host: Txomin Lalanne

Location: L7-309

Atallah Scanziani Neuron 2012 "Parvalbumin-expressing interneurons linearly transform cortical responses to visual stimuli." [abstract]


5 March 2012, CANCELLED


27 February 2012, CANCELLED


20 February 2012, CANCELLED


13 February 2012 from 12:00 to 13:00, Host: Elvis Cela

Location: L7-309

Chen Konnerth Nature 2011 "Functional mapping of single spines in cortical neurons in vivo"


6 February 2012 from 12:00 to 13:00, Host: Jesper Sjöström

Location: L7-309

Yasuda Svoboda Science STKE 2004 "Imaging Calcium Concentration Dynamics in Small Neuronal Compartments"


30 January 2012 from 12:00 to 13:00, Host: Jesper Sjöström

Location: L7-309

Takahashi Ikegaya Science 2012 "Locally Synchronized Synaptic Inputs"


25 October 2011 from 09:30 to 11:30, Host: Jesper Sjöström

Location: CRN L7-140

Optical components for 2P imaging