Congratulations Joanne! Former lab member Joanne Cheung recently received an NSF award! Joanne is currently a graduate student in the Neuroscience PhD program at UCSF.
Posted Mar 29, 2013, 12:13 PM by Andrew Rennekamp
Dave, Giancarlo (and a bunch of former lab members) publish in J. Neuroscience! Check out their recent paper titled "Identification of nonvisual photomotor response cells in the vertebrate hindbrain" published in the Journal of Neuroscience (PMID: 23447595).
Posted Mar 18, 2013, 6:25 AM by Andrew Rennekamp
Peterson Lab member selected for Neurotherapeutics Course! Congratulations to Andrew Rennekamp who has been selected as 1 of 30 "students" (postdocs and junior faculty) to participate in the 2013 Neurotherapeutics Discovery and Development course held in Bethesda, MD at the end of February in conjunction with the 15th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Experimental NeuroTherapeutics.
Posted Feb 18, 2013, 7:30 AM by Andrew Rennekamp
Trends in Biotech paper reprinted in a special "Best of 2012" issue. Congratulations to Dave and Andrew! Their review titled "Behavioral barcoding in the cloud: embracing data-intensive digital phenotyping in neuropharmacology" (PMID: 22652049) has been selected as 1 of 12 articles to be reprinted by Cell Press!
Posted Feb 18, 2013, 7:21 AM by Andrew Rennekamp
Peterson Lab discovers "Optovin"! (headless fish, drugs & lasers, oh my!) Congratulations to Dave, Joanne, Shan, Youngnam and Giancarlo on their paper recently published in Nature Chemical Biology (PMID: 23396078).
Posted Feb 12, 2013, 5:20 AM by Andrew Rennekamp
Peterson Lab uses CRISPR-Cas system to make targeted mutations in fish! Check out our paper titled "Efficient genome editing in zebrafish using a CRISPR-Cas system" in Nature Biotechnology(PMID: 23360964).
Posted Jan 31, 2013, 9:12 AM by Andrew Rennekamp
Anjali, Yan & Justine Publish in FASEB! Their paper is titled "Chemical and metabolomic screens identify novel biomarkers and antidotes for cyanide exposure" (PMID: 23345455).
Posted Jan 31, 2013, 9:05 AM by Andrew Rennekamp
Congratulations Woong! Congratulations to Woong Hwang who won 1st place for "Best Technical Bioscience Poster" at the Korean-American Scientists and Engineers Association Ygnite 2013 conference!
Posted Feb 18, 2013, 7:25 AM by Andrew Rennekamp
Peterson Lab gets the August cover of Trends in Biotech! Dave and Andrew recently published a review in Trends in Biotechnology titled "Behavioral barcoding in the cloud: embracing data-intensive digital phenotyping in neuropharmacology." Their paper was accepted as the cover story in the August 2012 issue.
Posted Aug 1, 2012, 8:09 AM by Andrew Rennekamp
Congratulations to Samir & Kumar! Two of our lab members have been accepted to graduate school. In the fall, Samir Patel will be enrolling in a PhD program at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester and Kumar Sarkar will be enrolling in an MD program at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia.
Posted Jun 28, 2012, 5:41 PM by Andrew Rennekamp