Leveraging evolution to understand the mechanisms underlying brain-specific transcriptional regulation.
Electrophysiological studies to uncover what cortico-basal ganglia-thalamic loop circuits contribute to the movement control.
Development of data-analysis methods and tools and applying them to calcium imaging data measured from the visual cortex of mice
Investigating novel mechanisms underlying circadian rhythms and drug addiction
Examining the effects of adolescent cannabinoid exposure on working memory, impulsivity, and propensity for drug addiction
Pharmacological and environmental approaches for neurobehavioral recovery after experimental traumatic brain injury
Investigation of systems level changes in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis using the transneuronal transport of rabies virus