Elena and Alex present posters at Society for Neuroscience meeting in San Diego
Preprint submitted to bioRxiv: Optogenetic and transcriptomic interrogation of enhanced muscle function in the paralyzed mouse whisker pad. Well done Tom, Akhil, Aman, Chris, and collaborators Mavis and Ron!!
Preprint submitted to bioRxiv on Opposing influence of sensory and motor cortex on striatal circuitry and choice behavior. Great work Chris, Alex, Joost, and collaborators Drs. Tepper and Parasiso!
Dr. Margolis presents seminars at Queretaro, Mexico and Ann Arbor, Michigan
Dr. Margolis becomes Associate Editor at Science Advances.
Dr. Margolis presents work at UW in Seattle! Go dawgs.
Welcome Ben and Josh, Aresty and NeuroSURP students, and welcome back Wahhaj for the summmer
Collaborative work pubished in Biomedical Optics Express on decoding cortical brain states from widefield calcium imaging data using visibility graph with Li Zhu, Christian Lee and Laleh Najafizadeh
Dr Margolis presents work on optogenetic muscle stimulation at Photonics West
Collaborative work with Longjun Wu's lab in Cell Reports!
Christian Lee presents poster at SfN in Washington DC. Exciting project!
Neuroscience PhD student Alex Yonk begins. Welcome Alex!
students generate fantastic optogenetic and behavior data!
Summer students start! Aastha, Margish, Jen, Neeha
MargolisLab students accepted to summer programs: Ridhima to Rurtgesr WinLab; Marissa to Georgia Tech REU; Hill to Pitt REU; Sydney heads to Brown for masters in physics
Two abstracts submitted to Society for Neurosciecne meeting in November in Washington D.C.
Pul begins MD/PhD rotation
Joost Wiskerke begins postdoctoral research! That the last name contains "wisker" is only fitting for a barrel cortex lab.
Dr. Margolis presents at Cold Spring Harbor Lab's Wiring the Brain meeting
Jennifer Feng awarded SURF fellowship for summer research!
Dr. Margolis presents at the Brain Health Institute annual symposium
Chris' paper published in Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience
Dr. Margolis presents optogenetic whisker movement results at the Barrels XXV meeting at USC
MargolisLab alumnus Eli Wang starts PhD program at Stanford
Chris Lee submits paper! (Lee, Margolis).
Dr. Margolis awarded grant from NJ Commission on Brain Injury Research in collaboration with Dr. Najafizadeh and Dr. Alder.
Park et al. paper published in Elife! using optogenetics to control whisker movements in mice
Summer begins - welcome Hill Chang, Aman Upadhyay, Ali Naghizadeh, Ridhima Sakhuja! pic.
Dr. Margolis awarded NIH R01 from NINDS
Juhi awarded Rutgers SURF fellowship for summer research.
Juhi Farooqui presents Aresty poster.
Dr. Margolis becomes Editorial Board member of ScienceMatters.
Sunmee Park submits paper! (Park, Bandi, Lee, Margolis).
Stephen Petrides and Fizza Fahim join the lab as undergraduate researchers.
Tom Vajtay joins the lab as a technician.
Dr. Margolis and Dr. James Tepper (Newark) awarded Brain Health Institute pilot grant.
Juhi Farooqui begins Aresty RA research.
Marissa Delrocini presents Aresty summer research.
Akhil Bandi presents research poster at the Molecular Biosciences orientation on Busch campus.
Marissa Delrocini joins the lab as a summer Aresty researcher.
Billy Jeon and Aseem Utrankar (JP Stevens High School) join the lab as summer students.
Chen, Margolis et al. Nature Neuroscience paper published.
Candice presents CBN Honors thesis work.
Aleta Murphy, Jeremy Savarin, and Candice present Aresty research posters.
Dr. Margolis becomes Associate Editor of Frontiers in Neural Circuits.
Candice Mazon earns Aresty research funds.
Jeffrey Wu begins as work study student
Christian Lee presents poster at the Society for Neuroscience meeting in Wash DC.
Caroline Pantazis begins Neuroscience PhD rotation.
Eli Wang presents Aresty Summer poster.
Eli Wang begins Aresty Summer research program.
Jeremy Savarin and Aleta Murphy join the lab as 2014-15 Aresty RAs.
Akhil Bandi joins the lab as an undergraduate researcher.
Sunmee Park from Brown University joins the lab as a Postdoctoral Associate .
Lynn Ma presents Aresty RA poster.
Valentina Dal Pozzo begins Neuroscience PhD rotation .
Dr. Margolis awarded Whitehall Foundation 3-year Research Grant.
Geetika and Envision Rutgers win national 2013 BE VITAL Challenge!
Candice Mazon and Geetika Baghel begin undergraduate research.
Lynn Ma starts Aresty RA research.
Camille McNally begins Neuroscience PhD rotation.
Dr. Margolis becomes Editorial Board member of Scientific Reports.
Dr. Margolis named NARSAD Young Investigator by Brain and Behavior Research Foundation.
Visit from Adrian Cheng and Josh Trachtenberg.
Dr. Margolis awarded Rutgers Busch Biomedical Research Grant.
Lynn Ma and Mita Ghude join for the summer
Dr. Margolis and Dr. Tim Otto (Psychology) comment on the BRAIN initiative.
Christian Lee from NYU joins the lab as a Research Associate.
Margolis Lab renovations complete.