Current Topics in Pharmacology
12:30 PM, Thursday, December 1, 2011 | Room D-423 HSB
Speaker: Allison Cherry
Topic: If mice could talk--How the FOXP2 language gene affects learning
- Enard W, et al. A humanized version of Foxp2 affects cortico-basal ganglia circuits in mice. Cell. May 29;137(5):961-71.
- French CA, et al. An aetiological Foxp2 mutation causes aberrant striatal activity and alters plasticity during skill learning. Mol Psychiatry. 2011 Aug 30. doi: 10.1038/mp.2011.105. [Epub ahead of print]