Recent Grants, Awards, Honors, and New Faces


Bankston Lab: Megan Cullinan was awarded an F31 Fellowship (NRSA).

Beam Lab: The Beam Lab article "De novo reconstitution reveals the proteins required for skeletal muscle voltage-induced Ca2+ release" was recommended in F1000Prime as being of special significance in its field.

Klug Lab: Liz McCullagh has accepted a tenure track faculty position in the Department of Integrative Biology at Oklahoma State University starting January 2020.

Peng Lab: Andrew Mecca passed his Comprehensive Exam.

Proenza Lab: Colin Peters has been awarded an American Heart Association Postdoctoral Fellowship for a proposal he wrote that was scored at the 4.6th percentile.

Zylberberg Lab: Elijah Christensen has received a National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship Award.

Recent Publications

Daniel Denman, Oct 2019

Synergistic population encoding and precise coordinated variability across interlaminar ensembles in the early visual system


Anthony Peng, Mar 2019

The tarantula toxin GxTx detains K+ channel gating charges in their resting conformation


Gidon Felsen, Jan 2019

Reconciling the opposing effects of neurobiological evidence on criminal sentencing judgments


Abby Person, Jesse Gilmer, Dec 2018

Theoretically Sparse, Empirically Dense: New Views on Cerebellar Granule Cells


Abby Person, Jesse Gilmer, Feb 2019

Pathway-Specific Drive of Cerebellar Golgi Cells Reveals Integrative Rules of Cortical Inhibition


Alon Poleg-Polsky, Dec 2018

NMDA spikes mediate amplification of inputs in the rat piriform cortex


Dan Tollin, Dec 2018

Spatial variation in signal and sensory precision both constrain auditory acuity at high frequencies


Ming-Feng Tsai, Chen-Wei Tsai, Jan 2019

The conserved aspartate ring of MCU mediates MICU1 binding and regulation in the mitochondrial calcium uniporter complex