Harvard University - Department of Molecular & Cellular Biology

MCB NEWS TAG: 'VENKATESH MURTHY'

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Follow Your Nose..... but Not Always [Murthy Lab] - April 21, 2016
Animals balance efficiency and flexibility during natural behavior to make ...
How the Serotonin System Influences Sensory Processing [Murthy Lab] - Jan. 12, 2016
In our recent study, appearing in Nature Neuroscience, we set ...
Venki Murthy Organizes Olfactory Summit in Santa Barbara - Aug. 14, 2015
Venki Murthy returned this week from his summer "vacation" in ...
MCB News Tags:  2015, In the News, Venkatesh Murthy
Detection of Target Odors from Mixtures [Murthy Lab] - Aug. 4, 2014
Natural environments are rich with sensory stimuli. To make sense ...
Postdoc Profile: David Gire [Murthy Lab] - July 29, 2014
David Gire paved his path-to-the-postdoc with collaboration and interdisciplinary inspiration ...
Cracking the Temporal Code for Smell using Light [Murthy and Uchida Labs] - June 14, 2013
When we sniff an odor, it is first detected by ...
Volume Control at the Synapse [Murthy Lab] - June 22, 2012
You can't miss it in the news these days ...
Smell Your Friends from Your Enemies! - Oct. 5, 2011
Unlike humans, most animals rely heavily on scents to collect ...
Mice that Smell Light - Oct. 18, 2010
Olfaction is a critical sense for many animals, guiding their ...
Optogenetics in India - Sept. 1, 2009
As a part of the Harvard-Bangalore Science Initiative (HSBI), Prof ...
Serotonin and Smell - May 27, 2009
A moment’s introspection reveals that our perceptions and actions ...
Charting Olfaction - Jan. 19, 2009
Our brains generally represent the outside world using ordered maps ...
Astrocytes Spy on Neuronal Conversation to Bring a Rush of Blood to the Head - June 25, 2008
The human brain represents approximately 2% of the total body ...
Venkatesh Murthy Takes the Road Less Traveled - Jan. 22, 2008
Looking back on his career, Venkatesh (Venki) Murthy sees no ...
MCB News Tags:  2008, Venkatesh Murthy
Summer Research in Bangalore - Nov. 15, 2007
Through the Harvard-Bangalore Science Initiative, MCB Professor Venkatesh Murthy, along ...
Gaining Strength From Inactivity - Aug. 30, 2007
Perhaps you have had the experience of walking into a ...
Staying Balanced Among the Chattering Class - April 26, 2006
Neurons are constantly engaged in a chatter of synaptic transmission ...
Vesicle Recycling After Endocytosis - April 27, 2005
Communication between neurons occurs at specialized structures called synapses, where ...
Merck Genome-Related Research Awards Announced - May 24, 2004
"We at Merck are happy and proud to be associated ...