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07-11-14 Vidhu receives fellowship!
Congratulations to Vidhu for winning a competitive fellowship from the Bluefield Project to Cure FTD to research the effects of GCV on microglia!
06-30-14 Eva and Jinte win awards!
Congratulations to Eva and Jinte for winning this year's Alzheimer's Association for Excellence in Research Award and for Best Poster Prize, respectively!
06-05-14 Our work gets on the cover of Nature Medicine!
Saul Villeda's paper gets highlighed on the cover of the June 2014 issue of Nature Medicine. There is also commentary in the News & Views that can be read here.
05-25-14 Yingbo publishes in Nature Neuroscience!
Congratulations to Yingbo He for publishing about TGF-beta and neurogenesis in Nature Neuroscience. You can read the paper here.
05-10-14 Young blood recharges brains of old mice!
Aging-induced type I interferon response at the choroid plexus negatively affects brain function.
Science. 2014 Aug 21;
Authors: Baruch K, Deczkowska A, David E, Castellano JM, Miller O, Kertser A, Berkutzki T, Barnett-Itzhaki Z, Bezalel D, Wyss-Coray T, Amit I, Schwartz M
PMID: 25147279 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
ALK5-dependent TGF-β signaling is a major determinant of late-stage adult neurogenesis.
Nat Neurosci. 2014 Jul;17(7):943-52
Authors: He Y, Zhang H, Yung A, Villeda SA, Jaeger PA, Olayiwola O, Fainberg N, Wyss-Coray T
PMID: 24859199 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]