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Pieces from the IGB's Art of Science program will be featured in the Illini Union Art Gallery through November. Join us for the opening on November 4th from 4:30pm - 6:30pm.
Raffaella De Vita, PhD Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Associate Department Head, Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics "The Mechanics of the Vagina: Deformations, Contractions, and Tears"
Successful adaptation to changing environmental conditions depends on the ability of one's memory to flexibly guide decision processes. Possible roles for the hippocampus and lateral habenula in this critical function will be discussed, as well as their implications for our understanding of the neural mechanisms underlying disorders of behavioral flexibility/eg-depression
"Get to know your community over lunch" Joe Metz, Assistant Meat Lab Manager, Cuts and Cuisine: How food culture impacts the meat business" David Chih, Director of Asian American Cultural Center, "Chinese birthday noodles: Holding on to cultural traditions through food"
Chambana Science Cafe presents: "Your Mind Is Aging… and That is a Good Thing" Liz Stine-Morrow, PhD Professor, Cognitive Science of Teaching and Learning
"TBA." Department of Basic Neurosciences.
"Imaging molecular solvation structures at the angstrom scale" Yingjie Zhang, PhD Professor of Material Sciences and Engineering Featured Instrument: Cypher AFM To go lunches will be provided.
Half gift day from President/Chancellor (a.m.), half excused day (p.m.)
This seminar will present data that increasing activity of ACh inputs to the hippocampus selectively induces stress-dependent behaviors, including increased susceptibility to social stress. Our working hypothesis-ACh signaling in hippocampus may be relevant to negative encoding bias, that is, increased focus on negative events, experienced by individuals with depression.
"TBA." Assistant Professor, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.
"TBA." K. Prasanth Lab
"TBA" Gillette Lab
"TBA." Yang Lab
"TBA." Ceman Lab
"TBA." Investigator, Stowers Research Institute.
"TBA." Freeman Lab
"TBA." Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Medicine.
"TBA." Associate Professor, Department of Biological Sciences.
"TBA." Stubbs Lab