Corfas Gabriel

Prof. Corfas Gabriel

Past seminar at Sagol School of Neuroscience: 03.05.2015

Research topic:

  • Neuron-glia interactions and their roles in disease
  • Synapse formation, maintenance and regeneration
  • Mechanisms of myelination
  • Molecular mechanisms that regulate cortical development

Research methods:

  • Genetically modified mice
  • Molecular and cell biology
  • Auditory physiology and anatomy
  • Mouse behavior
  • Imaging

Projects in the lab include:

  1. Mechanisms and roles of ErbB4 nuclear signaling in the developing cortex
  2. Mechanisms of synapse formation and maintenance in the cochlea
  3. Experience-dependent regulation of myelination