We are interested in how neural circuits decode environmental changes and drive behaviors. We use the nematode, C. elegans and zebrafish as models to study brain functions.
September, 2015: Congratulations Sarah Leinwand on her paper publication in eLife!
September, 2015: Chalasani research makes BBC News. Click here to read more.
August, 2015: Congratulations to Sarah Leinwand on her paper acceptance!
May, 2015: Congratulations Dr. Sarah Leinwand! On your successful thesis defense!
Congratulations to Zack Cecere on his acceptance into the new Dan and Martina Lewis Biophotonics Fellowship Program!
Congratulations Sarah Leinwand for being named an ARCS (Achievement Rewards for College Scientists) Scholar for 2014-15!