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SEMINARS IN NEUROSCIENCE

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Basel seminar in Neuroscience (VV: 61888), Organizers: A. Lüthi, S. Arber

Thursdays; 11.30h-13.00h, or 16:00h via zoom January 2021 – December 2021

For PhD students, requires good basic knowledge of neuroscience.

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Date Speaker Host
11.03.21 Nicole Rust, UPenn
Title: “Single-trial image memory”
 
Friedemann Zenke
08.04.21

Takaki Komiyama, UCSD
Title: “Circuit mechanisms for flexible behaviors”
postponed to 18.00h

Rainer Friedrich
20.05.21 Rachel Wilson, Harvard 
Title: “Neural mechanisms of navigation behavior”
 
Alex Schier
10.06.21 Christian Lüscher, University of Geneva
Title: “Serotonin and addiction: modulation of the transition from
controlled to compulsive cocaine use”
 
Andreas Lüthi
24.06.21 Michael Crair, Yale  
Title: “Learning to see with your eyes closed”
 
Peter Scheiffele
30.09.21 Dan Sanes, Center for Neural Science, New York University
Title: “Parietal cortex integrates acoustic evidence during task
performance”
 
Tania Rinaldi
07.10.21 Christian Doeller, MPI Leipzig
Title: “Structuring experience in cognitive spaces”
 
Pico Caroni
14.10.21 Josh Dudman, Janelia Research Campus, Virginia, USA
Title: “Learning and its discontents: mesolimbic dopamine during
task acquisition”
 
Jan Gründemann
21.10.21 Athena Akrami, UCL
CANCELLED
 
Georg Keller
28.10.21 Scott Waddell, University of Oxford, UK
Title: “Drosophila memory: the state of things to come?”
 
J. Felsenberg
04.11.21 Magdalena Goetz, Helmholtz Center Munich, Germany
Title: “Novel mechanisms of neurogenesis and neural repair”
 
Filippo RIJLI,
18.11.21 Marta Zlatic, MRC laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK
Title: “Circuit mechanisms of learning, predicting and deciding in
Drosophila larva”
J. Felsenberg

 

C-Seminars:

The new program of the “Basel Seminar Series on Sleep and Circadian Rhythms” for the fall semester 2021, taking place Thursday, 4-5 pm.

Date Speaker Title of talk
30th September Prof. Besedovsky (Ludwig-Maximillian University Munich, Germany)
 
The relevance of sleep for our immune system
7th October Prof. Erren and Dr. Lewis (University of Cologne, Germany)
 
PLICCS & Cancer: Can disease “start” with perinatal light?
21st October Dr. Schmidt (Universite de Liege, Belgium) Impact of sleep-wake regulation and age on brain structure and function
 
04th November Dr. Tarokh (University of Bern, Switzerland) Sleep regulation and neurophysiology in adolescence: Implications for mental health.
 
18th November Different speakers Symposium “Sleep homeostasis: role of adenosine and caffeine”
 
2nd December Dr. Upadhyay (FMI Basel, Switzerland) Molecular mechanisms of a developmental clock in C. elegans
 
16th December Dr. Bjorness (UT Southwestern Dallas, USA) Bi-directional interaction between sleep disturbance and cocaine reward
 

 

All talks will take place online. For the zoom link please register here Basel Seminar "Sleep & Circadian Rhythms" (google.com) .
Registration is free of charge.


B1 Developmental Neuroscience (Fall semester 2021)

(organized by Silvia Arbers)
Tuesdays 16.15 – 18.00, by Zoom
Lecture No. 14467

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