UCI Translational

Neuroscience Laboratory

Using cutting-edge techniques to demystify the human brain

Choose Your Own Adventure

Our lab focuses on integrative neuroscience research on learning and memory mechanisms with translational applications to education, technology, and clinical disorders.

Our research is as varied as the people who call this lab home. We appreciate life's quirky side without sacrificing our attention to the life-changing work we passionately pursue.

Our Research

Participate in a Study

We are recruiting individuals for participation in several studies located at UC Irvine.

News and Updates

NIH Awards Over $100 Million to Examine Biomarkers of Alzheimer’s Disease in Adults with Down Syndrome

Congratulations to CNLM Award Recipients from the Yassa Lab!

Sarah Kark and Sandra Gattas win funding for their research Our lab members are always achieving greatness, and this recent award season definitely showcased some of our talent. Postdoctoral scholar Sarah Kark and MD/PhD graduate student Sandra Gattas both received individual awards for their contributions to the research and community goals of the Center for…