Luke’s study on mechanotransduction events in the afferent terminal is out on bioRxiv!
Ziolkowski LH, Gracheva EO, Bagriantsev SN. Mechanotransduction events at the physiological site of touch detection. bioRxiv 2022-10-24, https://doi.org/10.1101/2022.10.23.513402.
The Bagriantsev and Gracheva Labs at Yale were launched on this day 10 years ago. And so was this website.
Rafael’s review is published in Current Biology!
Dai Pra R, Bagriantsev SN, Gracheva EO. Quick guide: Ground squirrels. Curr Biol 2022, 32,R589-683.
Our recent review on the sense of touch is on the cover of the latest issue of Current Opinion in Neurobiology!
After a two year hiatus, an in-person annual retreat is back to Physiology Department!
Retreat logo designed by Ke:Ke is giving a talk on the sense of touch in Elephant Nose Fish:Maddy’s talking about molecular mechanisms of thirst suppression during hibernation:Winners of the poster competition (L to R): Luke, Qian (Chang lab), Rafael, Ke and Elena (didn’t win anything):A grand prize (final Quiz) winner – Maryann!
Joanna Haoran Cao, a PhD student from the Neuroscience track, joins Elena’s lab. Welcome!
Our review on mechanosensitivity from the perspective of tactile specialist birds is out in Current Opinion in Neurobiology!
Ziolkowski LH, Gracheva EO, Bagriantsev SN. Tactile sensation in birds: Physiological insights from avian mechanoreceptors. Curr Opin Neurobiol 2022, 74: 102548.