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October 08, 2008
"The Biophysics of Gene Regulation, Studied One Molecule at a Time"
Steve Block

S.W. Ascherman Professor of Sciences, Stanford University

October 15, 2008
"Multivesicular release at hair cell synapses"
Henrique von Gersdorff

Vollum Institute. OHSU

October 23, 2008
4:00 PM Foege Auditorium S-060
2008 Lamport Lecture - "Grabbing the Cat by the Tail: Discrete Steps by a DNA Packaging Motor and the Inter-Subunit Coordination in a Ring-ATPase"
Carlos Bustamante

University of California, Berkeley

November 05, 2008
"Psychophysical Investigations of Gain Control in Human Rod Vision"
Michael E. Rudd, PhD

University of Washington

November 12, 2008
"Exploiting Vision and Proprioception for Brain-Machine Interface Development "
Dr Nicho Hatsopoulos

Associate Professor, Dept. of Organismal Biology and Anatomy, University of Chicago

November 19, 2008
"Dark light and dark noise in the visual system: sources and consequences"
Kristian Donner

Professor , University of Helsinki

December 03, 2008
"DeMISTifying the brain: understanding circuits and diseases of decision-making"
Alla Karpova

Group Leader, HHMI, Janelia Farms

January 21, 2009
"Learning A Precision Motor Behavior, the Role of the Cerebellum."
Robi Soetedjo

University of Washington

January 28, 2009
"Hippocampal place cells: A special spatial code?"
Sheri Mizumori

University of Washington

March 04, 2009
Title To Be Announced
Nino Ramirez

Director, Center for Neuroscience, Seattle Children's Research Institute

March 25, 2009
"Transient Receptor Potential (TRP) channels and regulation of vascular tone in resistance arteries"
Joe Brayden

April 08, 2009
"Adaptive neural coding"
Adrienne Fairhall

University of Washington

April 15, 2009
"How are chromosomes moved during mitosis? Biophysics at the kinetochore-microtubule interface"
Chip Asbury

University of Washington

April 22, 2009
"Timing in the rodent auditory cortex."
Tony Zador

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

April 28, 2009
4:00 pm T-739
2009 Hille Lecture - "The neural circuits underlying somatosensation "
Karel Svoboda

Janelia Farm Research Campus

May 13, 2009
"Dendritic Spine Morphogenesis and Cortical Synapse Formation "
Karen Zito

UC Davis

June 03, 2009
"Circuit influences on input transformation by CA1 pyramidal neurons"
Jeff Magee

JFRC Group Leader, Janelia Farm Research Campus

June 10, 2009
4:00 pm T-739
2009 Crill Lecture - "Synaptic circuits and odor processing in the rodent olfactory system "
Venkatesh Murthy

Professor of Molecular & Cellular Biology, Harvard University

June 18, 2009
9:30 - 12:00 G-328
2009 WWAMI Review Lecture - "Channelopathy"
Stephen C. Cannon, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor and Linda and Mitch Hart Distinguished Chair in Neurology , UT Southwestern

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