Feb 13, 2020

The paper "A claustrum in reptiles and its role in slow-wave sleep" by Norimoto, Fenk, Li, Tosches et al is published in Nature!

- Press release: "Hidden away: An enigmatic mammalian brain area revealed in reptiles"

- Featured in Science: "The Australian bearded dragon may hold secrets to human sleep"

Jan 21, 2020
Welcome to our rotation students Eliza Jaeger (Biology) and Alonso Gurrola-Ortega (Neurobiology and behavior)!

Nov 11, 2019

Maria presents our research at the Allen Institute Showcase Symposium. See a video here.

Oct 16, 2019
Our Staff Associate Jamie Woych joins the lab. Welcome Jamie!

Sept 1, 2019

The lab is officially open! We are hiring at all levels. Check Open Positions for current opportunities, and watch this space for the latest news. 

May 2018

The paper "Evolution of pallium, hippocampus, and cortical cell types revealed by single-cell transcriptomics in reptiles" by Tosches, Yamawaki, Naumann, Jacobi, Tushev and Laurent is published in Science

- Press release: "Tracing cerebral cortex evolution, cell by cell" 

- Recommended by F1000 


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