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Fall 2015 started!

Fall 2015 started and we are back to business! We anticipate lots of projects, seminars and activities this semester! Also, some people left and others joined our lab, so keep an eye on the members page to learn more about our group.

and, another paper is out!

Mónica and Bishoy are coauthors in a paper recently published in PNAS. The team was lead by Tim Jegla, a Penn State professor, and the article discusses the origins of the nervous system. It was also featured on multiple websites. Some of them are

http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2015-02/ps-cns021215.php

http://phys.org/news/2015-03-polarized-nervous.html

http://noticiasdelaciencia.com/not/12822/la-extraordinaria-antiguedad-de-un-componente-del-sistema-nervioso-humano/ (in Spanish)

http://abcblogs.abc.es/cerebro/public/post/nuestro-sistema-nervioso-se-invento-hace-600-millones-anos-16547.asp/ (in Spanish)

http://news.psu.edu/story/345200/2015/02/17/research/nerve-cell-signaling-traced-back-common-ancestor-humans-and-sea