Two news pieces covering our study on osmolyte balance during hibernation:
Yale Scientific by Miriam Kopyto
Healthy Pets by Dr. Karen Becker
Sarah’s giving a talk!Yury’s
singing a song giving a talk too.Maddy is postering.Tom’s first poster!Viktor and Jean-JuRafaelPoster contest winners: Georgia (Caplan lab), Vitor and Tom. Congrats!Yale Physiology Department, v2019
Sandra L. Martin “Water Balance: Abstaining from Obtaining while Retaining” Current Biology 29(19), PR925-7.
A nice news coverage of our recent publication in Current Biology by Eva Frederick in Science:
An excellent talk by Jenny on her recent paper at Physiology RIP seminar!
Our study on the mechanism of survival without water is on the cover of today’s Current Biology!
Our new paper of how hibernating squirrels manage to not drink for months is out in Current Biology!
Feng NY, Junkins MS, Merriman DK, Bagriantsev SN, Gracheva EO. Osmolyte depletion and thirst suppression allow hibernators to survive for months without water. Curr Biol 2019, e-pub 09/05/19.
A new study from our lab on how cold affects mechanoreceptor function is out in PNAS!
Zheng W, Nikolaev TA, Gracheva EO, Bagriantsev SN. Piezo2 integrates mechanical and thermal cues in vertebrate mechanoreceptors. PNAS 2019, 116(35): 17547-17555.
Elena receives a Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE). Congratulations!UPD 7/25/19. Awards ceremony, Constitution Hall, D.C.:
Viktor wins a talk prize at the Yale Postdoctoral Symposium. Congratulations!
Jenny has received a New Investigator Award from the Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology!