David Julius, "Electroreception in Sharks and Skates: Insights into Sensory Adaptation"

Monday, April 23, 2018

4:00 pm

Clark Center Auditorium S001 Map

Sponsored by:
Department of Biology

David Julius is Professor and Chair of the Department of Physiology at UCSF. His lab is interested in the molecular biology of sensory transduction and neurotransmitter action in the mammalian nervous system. One of their goals is to understand the molecular basis of somatosensation - the process whereby we experience touch and temperature - with an emphasis on identifying molecules that detect noxious (pain-producing) stimuli. They are also interested in understanding how somatosensation is altered in response to tissue or nerve injury. He is an elected member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the National Academy of Science.

When:
Monday, April 23, 2018
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where:
Clark Center Auditorium S001 Map
Admission:

Free and open to the public.

Tags:

Seminar Science 

Audience:
General Public, Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends, Members
Contact:
723-2413, ezavala@stanford.edu