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Department of Neuroscience

News and events

2012

Dr. Ron Davis awarded continuation of an existing grant to further research inner workings of memory formation.
Dec 5, 2012 - Phys Org

Dr. Gavin Rumbaugh and postdoctoral fellow, James Clement, uncover secrets of of how intellect and behavior emerge during childhood.
November 12, 2012 – The Scripps Research Institute – News Release
November 12, 2012 – Brain and Behavior Research Foundation

Dr. Ron Davis and research associate, Ms. Courtney MacMullen, identify variation in genes associated with bipolar disorder.
October 2, 2012 - Translational Psychiatry

Dr. Ron Davis speaks at the Palm Beach County Medical Society's "Future of Medicine Summit" on the genetic architecture underlying bipolar disorder.
September 28, 2012 - Palm Beach Daily News

Scripps Research Appoints Innovative Neuroscientist to Neuroscience Faculty. Click here to read more about Brock Grill, assistant professor.

Dr. Ron Davis and postdoctoral fellow, Isaac Cervantes-Sandoval, show positive memories linger longer.
July 9, 2012 – The Scripps Research Institute – News Release

Dr. Kirill Martemyanov and postdoctoral fellow, Yan Cao, discover molecules important for vision and brain function.
June 25, 2012 – The Scripps Research Institute - News and Views
June 11, 2012 – Scicasts
June 11, 2012 – Medical Xpress

Dr. Srini Subramaniam joins Scripps Neuroscience Faculty
May 23, 2012 – India West

Dr. Ron Davis and graduate student, Jacob Berry, identify neurotransmitters that lead to forgetting.
May 9, 2012 – The Scripps Research Institute – News Release
May 9, 2012 – Science Codex
May 9, 2012 – ScienceDaily

Scripps Research Appoints Noted Researcher to Neuroscience Faculty. Click here to read more about Srini Subramaniam, assistant professor.

Dr. Ron Davis and postdoctoral fellow, Ayako Tanoki-Yamaguchi, discover a way to restore memory in aged animals.

April 02, 2012 – TSRI news release
April 02, 2012 – ScienceDaily
April 03, 2012 - News–Medical
April 12, 2012 – Florida Weekly

Dr. Gavin Rumbaugh publishes an important paper in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science on the "spacing effect" for forming long-term memories. His research reveals why systematic repetition is much better than cramming to form long-lasting memories.
March 28, 2012 – MedicalExpress.com

Drs. Sathya Puthanveettil and Gavin Rumbaugh speak about "Complexities of Alzheimer's" in Front Lines of Hope.
March 27, 2012 - TCPalm

Dr. Ron Davis speaks on Memory at BallenIsles.
March 13, 2012 – TCPalm

Dr. Ron Davis and Scripps Florida host a ceremony for Rare Disease Day, Feb 29
February 29, 2012 – TSRI News Release
April 18, 2012 –PB Post Notables (pdf)