UCSC Stem Cell Journal Club

Wednesday, February 16, 2011 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Location: 599 Engineering 2

This journal club for the UCSC CIRM training program is open to anyone interested in stem cell research. The program is a roundtable format, so please read the paper beforehand and come prepared to discuss it.

Refreshments served

Presenters: Denise Garcia, Yi Zuo

Paper: Platel JC, Dave KA, Gordon V, Lacar B, Rubio ME, Bordey A. NMDA receptors activated by subventricular zone astrocytic glutamate are critical for neuroblas survival prior to entering a synaptic network. Neuron. 2010 Mar 25;65:859-872.

Figure presenters: Denise Garcia (Intro and Figure 1), Fernando Ugarte (Figure 2), Muriel Kmet (Figure 3), Gwyn Harburg (Figure 4a-d), Daniel Carlin (Figure 4e-g), Andy Nguyen (Figure 5a-f) Michael Halbisen (Figure 5g-i), Chao Guo (Figure 6), Neal Sweeney (Figure 7), Dave Greenberg (Figure 8)

UCSC CIRM Training Program in Systems Biology of Stem Cells
California Institute for Quantitative Biosciences (QB3)
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