Dana Alliance Members’ Views: Nancy Ip
Nancy Y. Ip, Ph.D., is the Vice President for Research and Graduate Studies, the Morningside Professor of Life Science, and the Director of the State Key Laboratory of Molecular Neuroscience at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST). She is also Foreign Associate of the US National Academy of Sciences, Foreign Honorary Member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Fellow of the World Academy of Sciences, and Academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences.
In the Lab with Sharona Gordon
One of a series in which a Dana Alliance member is asked about daily life in the laboratory and outside interests. The lab of Sharona E. Gordon studies he molecular mechanisms of activation and regulation of transient receptor potential vanilloid 1 (TRPV1) channels, which control body temperature, as well as heat and pain sensations.
Will Neuroscience and Law Collide?Report from FENS Forum of Neuroscience
In his neuroethics lecture at the recent FENS forum, Steven Hyman described how what scientists have learned about conditions like schizophrenia and addiction suggests that they may strip a person’s agency, or “free will.” But data so far don’t yet reach the bar that law demands.
In the Lab with Merab Tsagareli
One of a series in which a Dana Alliance member is asked about daily life in the laboratory and outside interests. The lab of Merab Tsagareli focuses on the behavioural studies of transient receptor potential (TRP) channels and analgesic and tolerance effects of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) in relation with the descending pain modulation system.
Dana Alliance Members’ Views: Grega Repovš
Grega Repovš is the Associate Professor in Cognitive Psychology in the Mind Brain Lab, Department of Psychology at the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. He is a committee member and past president of SiNAPSA (Slovenian Neuroscience Association). Professor Repovš was named a FENS-KAVLI Scholar 2014-2018. Your research focuses on cognitive processes and neurophysiological mechanisms underlying working […]
Members’ Views: John H. Byrne
John H. (Jack) Byrne, Ph.D., is the director of the Neuroscience Research Center (NRC) at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). He is also the June and Virgil Waggoner Chair and professor and chairman in the department of neurobiolo-gy and anatomy at The University of Texas Medical School at Houston.