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Feinberg story on FRX 1.14

He et al in press 12.13

Xu et al in press 07.13

Qionger He awarded FRAXA postdoctoral fellowship

Contractor lab presents posters at SFN meeting 10.12

John Marshall awarded NRSA 09.12

Toshihiro Nomura joins the lab 04.01.12

SFARI Explorer Award 02.17.12

Till et al in press 02.15.12

Anis invited to editorial board of J Neurosci 01.01.12


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Research in our laboratory is directed at understanding the mechanisms of synaptic transmission and plasticity, and the role of glutamate receptors in brain function and pathology. We use a multidisciplinary approach including in vitro electrophysiological recording, cellular imaging, mouse behavior, and biochemical techniques. We ultimately seek to understand the link between synaptic dysfunction and neuropsychiatric and neurodevelopmental disorders.