Poster Prizes Awarded

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Aaah, the CBHI Annual Retreat. We had sunshine, we had talks, we had posters, and those posters were judged, and prizes were awarded. The following scientists were recognized for the quality of their work and their presentations, with Lauren J. Donovan of the Deneris Lab at the CWRU School of Medicine, taking the grand prize.

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Neurodevelopment

Distinct regulatory programs control ascending and descending 5-HT axonal architecture

Lauren J. Donovan and Evan S. Deneris

Department of Neurosciences, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

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Movement Disorders

Early results on preservation of motor performance in a community-based exercise program 

Elizabeth Stiles, Karen M. Jaffe, David Riley, Benjamin Rossi 
InMotion and John Carroll University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA

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Myelination

miR-27a inhibits maturation of oligodendrocyte precursor cells to mature oligodendrocytes

Ajai Tripathi, Christina Volsko and Ranjan Dutta

Department of Neuroscience, Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland- 44195

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Electrophysiology

DGCR2 Important functioning in anxiety within the context of the hippocampus


Heath Robinson, Zhibing Tan, Bin Luo, Wenbing Chen, Lin Mei
Department of Neurosciences, Case Western Reserve University, School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA

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Neurodevelopment

Molecular mechanisms of phrenic motor neuron development and connectivity

Alicia N. Vagnozzi and Polyxeni Philippidou
Department of Neurosciences, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH