Heechul joined the lab

Heechul Jun, an MD-PhD student, joined the lab. Welcome, Heechul!!

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Kei got two more grants!

Kei¬†got the Whitehall Foundation research grant and Alzheimer’s Association grant. These grants will support projects on basic memory mechanisms and on gamma oscillations in AD, respectively.

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Featured article

CNLM has published a featured article for our lab!

http://www.cnlm.uci.edu/2017/07/28/brain-waves-space-and-alzheimers-disease/

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Kei got the Calpico Prize

Kei got the 2017 Mishima Kaiun Prize from Mishima Kaiun Foundation for his research in olfactory memory. Mishima Kaiun was a founder of Calpis Inc, a company known for Calpico. The prize is given to researchers investigating food sciences and olfactory/taste sciences. A diploma and 2 million yen was awarded.
http://www.mishima-kaiun.or.jp/virtue/post-1.html

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Our first paper accepted!

Our first paper “Impaired in vivo gamma oscillations in the medial entorhinal cortex of knock-in Alzheimer model” is accepted in Frontiers!
http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fnsys.2017.00048/abstract

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Kei got a Brain Research Foundation Grant!

The grant will be two years and support our Alzheimer’s project.

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Travis and Ayushi both got UROP fellowhips!

Travis and Ayushi were both appointed as UCI Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) fellows with UROP grants. Congratulations!!!

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Kei got his first grant!

Kei got a grant from the Japanese government – the 4-year PRESTO grant for young researchers from Japan Science and Technology Agency.

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Tom joined the lab!

Tomoaki (Tom) joined the Igarashi lab! He is from Kyoto, Japan. Welcome, Tom!!!

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Review paper out!

A review paper “The entorhinal map of space” is out today!
This paper reviews exciting recent advancement in works of medial and lateral entorhinal cortex.

“Entorhinal map of space”
Igarashi KM* (*Corresponding author)
Brain Research, doi:10.1016/j.brainres.2015.10.041 (2016)
1-s2.0-S0006899315008124-main

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