Dong Lab spotlighted by NIH Director

Professor Hong-wei Dong and lab collaborators’ work was spotlighted in Dr. Francis Collins’ August 3rd Director’s Blog.  The Dong Lab is busy cataloging cell types and helping to assemble a wiring diagram of the connectivity in the mammalian brain, under the NIH BRAIN Initiative.  Read what Dr. Collins had to say at:

Student Jessica Sawaya wins 2021 Library Prize for Undergraduate Research

Undergraduate student researcher Jessica Sawaya from the lab of Professor Paul Micevych in the Department of Neurobiology was selected as a winning entry in the 2021 Library Prize for Undergraduate Research, Science, Engineering, & Math, 3rd place) for her paper, “Time course of estrogen and progesterone induced lordosis in mice.”  The Department congratulates Ms. Sawaya for this achievement.