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UTSA Neurosciences Institute

One UTSA Plaza San Antonio TX 78249

February 9, 2018

BSE 2.102 | UTSA Main Campus

9:00a - 5:00p

Free, no registration required

2018 Neuroscience Symposium

Astrocytes in Synaptic Control

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Alfonso Araque

Robert & Elaine Larson Neuroscience Research Chair 

U of Minnesota

Erik Herzog


Washington U

St. Louis

Carlos Paladini


UT San Antonio

Philip Haydon

Annetta and Gustav Grisard Professor of Neuroscience

Tufts U

Alfonso Araque PhD

Circuit-specific synaptic regulation by astrocytes

Philip Haydon PhD

Sleep and wake coordinated by glia

Erik Herzog PhD

Daily modulation of synapses and behavior: Roles for astrocytes

Carlos Paladini PhD

Ventral Tegmental Area astrocytes orchestrate learned reward and aversion

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