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2017 Grant Recipients

Anthony, Todd Erryl, Harvard University, "Activity-Dependent Dissection of Stress Resilience Circuitry." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Au, Edmund , Columbia University, "Identifying the Role of Wnt Signaling in Subpallial Neuronal Lineage Specification." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Basu, Jayeeta , New York University, New York, "Top-Down Modulation of Sensory Integration in the Entorhinal Cortex by Hippocampal Memory Feedback." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Beeler, Jeff A., City University of New York, Queens College, "Regulation of New Corticostriatal Learning Via Silent Synapses." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Betley, J. Nicholas , University of Pennsylvania, "Deconstructing the Neural Intersection of Survival Decisions." One Year Research Grant totaling $75,000.

Chen, Jerry L., Boston University, "Role for Inter-Areal Cortical Dynamics During Perception." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Christian, Catherine A., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, "Astrocytic Modulation of Synaptic Inhibition." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Chubykin, Alexander A., Purdue University, "Synaptic and Circuit Mechanisms of Reward Timing in the Mouse Visual Cortex." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Crickmore, Michael A., Harvard University, "Mating Drive as a Model for Dopaminergic Regulation of Behavior." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Diaz, Elva D., University of California, Davis, "Activity-Dependent Palmitoylation Regulates SynDIG1 Function." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Dietrich, Marcelo O., Yale University, "Dissecting Interoceptive Circuits Critical for Cognitive Outputs." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Donaldson, Zoe R., University of Colorado, Boulder, "Cellular Neurobiology of Social Attachment." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Dragoi, George , Yale University, "Neuronal Ensembles Underlying Internal Representations." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Feldheim, David A., University of California, Santa Cruz, "Development and Function of Direction-Selective Retinal Ganglion Cells." One Year Research Grant totaling $75,000.

Feliciano, David M., Clemson University, "Extracellular Vesicles Coordinate Corticogenesis." Three Year Research Grant totaling $210,000.

Fioravante, Diasynou , University of California, Davis, "Charting New Territory: The Cerebello-Amygdala Circuit and Emotion." One Year Research Grant totaling $75,000.

Fuccillo, Marc V., University of Pennsylvania, "Exploring Neural Circuits for Efficient Action Selection." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Gaudry, Quentin , University of Maryland, College Park, "Receptive Fields and Physiological Function of Modulatory Neurons in Olfaction." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Gordus, Andrew G., Johns Hopkins University, "The Influence of Neuronal Variability on Perception and Behavior." One Year Research Grant totaling $75,000.

Gray, John , University of California, Davis, "The Fundamental Role of NMDA Receptor Co-agonism." One Year Grant-in-Aid totaling $30,000.

Gremel, Christina M., University of California, San Diego, "Converging Corticostriatal Circuits in Action Control." One Year Research Grant totaling $75,000.

Han, Young-Goo , St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, "Shh Signaling in the Regulation of oRGs and Gyrification." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Hanks, Timothy D., University of California, Davis, "Neural Mechanisms Underlying Executive Control of Decision Rules." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Heller-Mesznik, Elizabeth A., University of Pennsylvania, "Chromatin-Mediated Alternative Splicing in Transcription and Behavior." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Hires, Samuel Andrew, University of Southern California, "Reverse-Engineering the Sense of Touch in Cortical Circuits." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Hong, Weizhe , University of California, Los Angeles, "Neural Mechanism for Social Behavior in the Medial Amygdala." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Hughes, Ethan G., University of Colorado, Denver, "Dynamics and Function of Neuron-Glia Synapses in Myelin Plasticity." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Igarashi, Kei M., University of California, Irvine, "Mechanisms for Entorhinal-Hippocampal Circuit Interactions." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Jadhav, Shantanu P., Brandeis University, "Dissecting the Role of Network Activity Patterns in Cognition." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Jaworski, Alexander , Brown University, "Neuronal Wiring by the Robo3 Guidance Receptor and its Ligand NELL2." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Kiani, Roozbeh , New York University, New York, "The Role of Corticocortical Interactions in Neural Computation of Certainty." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Kirn, John , Wesleyan University, "Functional Attributes of Adult Formed Vocal Control Neurons." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Kohwi, Minoree , Columbia University, "Origins of Neural Diversity." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Lammel, Stephan , University of California, Berkeley, "Neural Circuits for Maladaptive Behaviors in the Lateral Habenula." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Li, Nuo , Baylor College of Medicine, "Neural Circuits Underlying Motor Planning and Movement." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Mabb, Angela M., Georgia State University, "Role of Immediate Early Gene Turnover in Learning Related Behavior." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Mathur, Brian N., University of Maryland, Baltimore, "The Role of Cinguloclaustral Circuitry in Attention." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Morozov, Alexei , Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, "Reorganization of the Prefrontal-Amygdala Circuit Upon Observational Fear." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Nauhaus, Ian , University of Texas, Austin, "Spatial-Chromatic Processing Hierarchies in the Visual Cortex." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Nielsen, Kristina J., Johns Hopkins University, "Which Tuning Dimensions Define Columns in the Ventral Pathway?" Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Olson, David Paul , University of Michigan, "Functional Assessment of Melanocortin-3 Receptor Expressing Neurons in Feeding and Energy Homeostasis." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Oviedo, Hysell V., City University of New York, New York, "Structure and Function of Unique Connectivity Motifs in Auditory Cortex." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Park, Jinwoo , State University of New York, Buffalo, "Decoding Noradrenergic Modulation of Dopamine Neuronal Functions." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Polack, Pierre-Olivier , Rutgers University, Newark, "Modulation of Visual Cortical Processing by Attention." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Reichow, Steve L., Portland State University, "The CaMKIIa Holoenzyme in LTP and LDP-Promoting Conformations Visualized by CryoEM." One Year Research Grant totaling $75,000.

Rosenberg, Ari , University of Wisconsin, Madison, "Elucidating the Neural Circuit of 3D Visual Perception." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Rothwell, Patrick E., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, "Action Sequence Control by Striatal Inhibitory Microcircuits." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Rudenko, Andrey , City University of New York, City College of New York, "Mechanistic Analysis of Traumatic Memory Traces." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Rudolph, Uwe , Harvard University, "Dissection of Hippocampal Circuits Regulating Anxiety and Fear." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Saalmann, Yuri B., University of Wisconsin, Madison, "Thalamo-Cortical Dynamics in Cognitive Control." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Schmidt, Eric F., Rockefeller University, New York, "The Role of Adult Subplate Neurons in Cortical Function." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Shcheglovitov, Oleksandr , University of Utah, "The Principles of Synaptic Communication in Human Neurons." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Sheffield, Mark E.J., University of Chicago, "The Cellular, Dendritic and Synaptic Basis of Memory." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Smear, Matthew Charles, University of Oregon, "Neural Mechanisms of Stereo Olfaction." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Steele, Andrew , California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, "Disentangling Dopaminergic Circuitry Underlying Circadian Entrainment in Mice." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Tomchik, Seth M., Scripps Research Institute, Florida, "Mechanisms of Dopamine/cAMP-Dependent Memory Allocation." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Tritsch, Nicolas , New York University, New York, "Synaptic Mechanisms Underlying Preemptive Actions." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

van der Meer, Matthijs , Dartmouth College, Hanover, "Neural Mechanisms Underlying Occasion-Setting Behavior." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Xie, Baotong , Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, "Regulation and Function of microRNA in the Cell Fate Specification of Photoreceptors." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Xue, Mingshan , Baylor College of Medicine, "Mechanisms Regulating Cortical Excitation-Inhibition Relationship." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Zagha, Edward , University of California, Riverside, "Cortical Cellular and Circuit Mechanisms of Impulse Control." Three Year Research Grant totaling $225,000.

Zhu, Yongling , Northwestern University, Chicago, "Intersectional Genetic Dissection of Inner Retina Circuits." Three Year Research Grant totaling $224,000.

 
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