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Curci Foundation Provides Funding for Research in Neuroscience

Grant Will Be Used To Train Mice To Use Brain-Computer Interfaces The Shurl & Kay Curci Foundation has given $200,000 to an interdisciplinary research team at Carnegie Mellon ... Read More »

Recent Publications

Wang W, Tripathy SJ, Padmanabhan K, Urban NN, Kass RE. An Empirical Model for Reliable Spiking Activity. Neural Comput. 2015 Jun 16:1-15.

Chowdhury SA, Gertz EM, Wangsa D, Heselmeyer-Haddad K, Ried T, Schäffer AA, Schwartz R. Inferring models of multiscale copy number evolution for single-tumor phylogenetics. Bioinformatics. 2015 Jun 15;31(12):i258-i267.

Lin Y, May GE, Joel McManus C. Mod-seq: A High-Throughput Method for Probing RNA Secondary Structure. Methods Enzymol. 2015;558:125-52.

Willard AM, Bouchard RS, Gittis AH. Differential degradation of motor deficits during gradual dopamine depletion with 6-hydroxydopamine in mice. Neuroscience. 2015 Jun 9. pii: S0306-4522(15)00519-9.

Bruchez MP. Dark dyes-bright complexes: fluorogenic protein labeling. Curr Opin Chem Biol. 2015 Jun 5;27:18-23.

Bowman SL, Puthenveedu MA. Postendocytic Sorting of Adrenergic and Opioid Receptors: New Mechanisms and Functions. Prog Mol Biol Transl Sci. 2015;132:189-206.

Coolon JD, Stevenson KR, McManus CJ, Yang B, Graveley BR, Wittkopp PJ. Molecular mechanisms and evolutionary processes contributing to accelerated divergence of gene expression on the Drosophila X chromosome. Mol Biol Evol. 2015 Jun 2.

Liu L, Ye Q, Lu M, Lo YC, Hsu YH, Wei MC, Chen YH, Lo SC, Wang SJ, Bain DJ, Ho C. A new approach to reduce toxicities and to improve bioavailabilities of platinum-containing anti-cancer nanodrugs. Sci Rep. 2015 Jun 3;5:10881

Figge MT, Murphy RF. Image-based systems biology. Cytometry A. 2015 Jun;87(6):459-61.

Woolford Jr JL. Assembly of ribosomes in eukaryotes. RNA. 2015 Apr;21(4):766-8.

Liu Y, Shetty AC, Schwartz JA, Bradford LL, Xu W, Phan QT, Kumari P, Mahurkar A, Mitchell AP, Ravel J, Fraser CM, Filler SG, Bruno VM. New signaling pathways govern the host response to C. albicans infection in various niches. Genome Res. 2015 Apr 9.

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