December 02, 2016
In 1991, the Feldman lab demonstrated that a brainstem slice containing the breathing rhythm generator, the preBötC, continues to produce respiratory rhythms when explanted in vitro. Surrounded by talented electrophysiology labs at UCSF and with advice from experts in the field (thanks Kaiwen!) we recently have established this as a new technique in the lab.
Kevin was recently awarded the Early Independence Award from the NIH Office of the Director.
July 27, 2016
We have already begun and are looking for new members to join.