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Developing approaches to aid neuronal regeneration in the context of neurodegenerative diseases of the cortical output circuitry; modulating neuronal function in psychiatric diseases affecting cortical microcircuitry
The molecular and neural circuit basis of behavioral individuality.
Gene regulation, epigenetics and single-cell technologies
Combining optics, protein engineering, chemistry, electrophysiology, simulation, and theory, at the levels of individual molecules, single cells, and whole, genetically modified, organisms.
Molecular and neural architecture of social behavior circuits
Computational and quantitative biology
Evolution of molecular and developmental mechanisms controlling cell fate decisions
Experience-dependent brain development; critical periods
The genetic basis of adaptive morphology and behavior.
Development and Regeneration of the Mammalian Skin
C. elegans genetics of intercellular RNAi signaling
Evolution of floral developmental genetic pathways
Development of the nervous system, synaptic plasticity, behavior and evolution
Synaptic structure and competition
Reproductive and regenerative biology
System biology, decision making, neurobiology
Development, Regeneration, Evolutionary Biology
Uncovering the intrinsic and extrinsic regulators of stem cell function, and revealing how changes in stem cell activity impact tissue regeneration throughout life
Discovering principles governing regenerative success in tetrapods
Microbial development and gene regulation
Assembly and function of neural circuits in the visual system (currently not taking students)