#ExpertAnswers: Jastyn Pöpplau and Marilena Hnida on Prefrontal NetworksDarius Soo Lum
Jastyn A. Pöpplau and Marilena Hnida discuss their research on prefrontal networks in developing head-fixed mice, and the role of these networks in cognition and models of neurodevelopmental diseases.
Simple Tips to Significantly Improve Rodent Surgical Outcomes
Join Dr. Marcel Perret-Gentil who will present six simple-to-implement techniques to significantly improve surgical outcomes.
Talking Real Science with Yelena AkelinaDarius Soo Lum
This episode of #ShareScience features Yelena Akelina, DVM, MS, a Research Scientist and the Co-Director/Instructor in Clinical Microsurgery at the Microsurgery Research and Training Lab at Columbia University.
Developing Prefrontal Circuits and Their Role in Health and Disease
In this webinar, Dr. Ileana Hanganu-Opatz, Dr. Jastyn A. Pöpplau, and Marilena Hnida discuss their research on prefrontal networks in developing head-fixed mice, and the role of these networks in cognition and models of neurodevelopmental diseases.
Developing Retinal Gene Therapy for Zellweger Spectrum Disorder (ZSD)
Catherine Argyriou, PhD, discusses peroxisome disease and the development of a retinal gene therapy for PEX1-mediated Zellweger Spectrum Disorder.
#ExpertAnswers: Connar Westgate on Intracranial Pressure MeasurementsDarius Soo Lum
Connar Westgate discusses his research involving intracranial pressure measurements and the importance of understanding this physiological parameter for maintaining normal central nervous system function.
#ExpertAnswers: Cole McLarty, Nick Glover, and Tim Hacker on Pressure-Volume LoopsDarius Soo Lum
Cole McLarty, Nick Glover and Dr. Timothy Hacker focus on Pressure-Volume Loop collection and data analysis for cardiovascular research.
#ExpertAnswers: Adrián Rodríguez-Contreras and Barbara Lind on Neurovascular CouplingDarius Soo Lum
Adrián Rodríguez-Contreras and Barbara Lind discuss their work on neurovascular coupling in awake head-fixed and anesthetized mice, with a focus on the effects of anesthetics.
Understanding Intracranial Pressure in Freely Moving Rats
Join Connar Westgate, PhD for a deep dive into intracranial pressure measurements and the importance of understanding this physiological parameter for maintaining normal CNS function.
#ExpertAnswers: Aaron Phillips on Neural Hemodynamic ControlDarius Soo Lum
Aaron Phillips discusses questions from a recent webinar on his research involving neural hemodynamic control in pre-clinical and clinical models.
Neurovascular Coupling: Novel Insights from Studies in Awake Head-Fixed and Anesthetized Mice
Join Dr. Barbara Lind and Dr. Adrián Rodríguez-Contreras as they discuss neurovascular coupling in awake head-fixed and anesthetized mice, with a focus on the effects of anesthetics.
Next-Generation Techniques for Understanding Neural Hemodynamic Control
Join Aaron Phillips, PhD, as he shares his research involving neural hemodynamic control in human patients and rodents.
Advances in Pressure-Volume Loop Data Collection: Tools, Training and Support
Join three experts in this technical overview of Pressure-Volume Loop collection and data analysis for cardiovascular research.
#ExpertAnswers: Louise Parr-Brownlie and Conor Underwood on Optogenetic StimulationDarius Soo Lum
Louise Parr-Brownlie and Conor Underwood discuss the impact of acute optogenetic stimulation for the treatment of Parkinson's disease in a rat model.
Talking Real Science with Aaron PhillipsSarah McFarlane
Dr. Aaron Phillips combines integrated physiology and neuroscience to understand hemodynamic instability and spinal cord injury in pre-clinical and clinical models.
Optogenetic Stimulation for Parkinson’s Research: Recovering Movement in an Animal Model
Join Louise Parr-Brownlie, PhD and Conor Underwood, PhD for a review of implantable optogenetics to replace deep brain stimulation, a surgical procedure overview, and a discussion about the impact of acute optogenetic stimulation for the treatment of Parkinson's disease in a rat model.
#ExpertAnswers: Marc Reitman and Oksana Gavrilova on Thermal PhysiologyDarius Soo Lum
Marc Reitman and Oksana Gavrilova discuss the effects of cold, hot, and near-thermoneutral environments on mouse energy expenditure, body temperature, and behavior.
Thermal Physiology: The Effects of Environmental Temperatures on Energy Expenditure in Mice
Marc Reitman, MD, PhD and Oksana Gavrilova, PhD discuss thermal physiology, energy expenditure, and thermoneutrality in a mouse model.
Cardiac PET/MR Imaging in Small Rodents
Experts provide a comprehensive overview of approaches to address cardiac and respiratory gating in PET and MRI in rodent models.
#ExpertAnswers: Yasaman Soudagar and Roshni Christo on Neuronal Calcium ImagingDarius Soo Lum
Dr. Yasaman Soudagar and Dr. Christo from Neurescence answer questions from a recent webinar where they discuss how to use calcium imaging
Simultaneous Multi-Region Neuronal Calcium Imaging in Freely Behaving Subjects
Dr. Yasaman Soudagar and Dr. Roshni Christo demonstrate how to use calcium imaging in up to 4 implanted areas of the brain of freely behaving mice to map out neuronal circuits and identify changes that take place under different disease conditions and behavior mechanisms.
#ExpertAnswers: Xuebin Qin on Inflammation and ImmunophysiologyDarius Soo Lum
Dr. Xuebin Qin talks about his lab’s development and characterization of new models of SARS-CoV-2 and HIV, and how they use these models to study cardiovascular injury associated with infection.
#ExpertAnswers: Aileen King on Experimental Protocolhayleighisc
Dr. Aileen King discusses how even small changes to experimental protocol can substantially impact both welfare and data interpretation when studying blood glucose homeostasis in mice.
Sex, Drugs and Protocol: How Researcher Choices Impact Experimental Outcomes in Preclinical Diabetes Research
Aileen King presents data showing that small alterations to experimental protocol and choice of model can impact on both welfare and data interpretation when studying blood glucose homeostasis in mice.
#ExpertAnswers: Dudley Lamming on Aging ScienceDarius Soo Lum
Join Dudley Lamming, PhD an Associate Professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, as he answers questions from a recent webinar that focuses on his research involving how diets can affect metabolic health and longevity.