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Neuroscience Seminar Series - Trakhtenberg

Thursday, October 14, 2021
11:00am – 12:00pm

UConn Health

Sponsored by the Kim Family Fund

"Implications of single cell transcriptome profiling of neuronal subtypes for studying neuroprotection and neuroregeneration"

Presenter: Ephraim Trakhtenberg, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Department of Neuroscience UConn Health, Farmington, CT

Relevant citations:

Developmentally upregulated Transcriptional Elongation Factor A like 3 suppresses axon regeneration after optic nerve injury. Lukomska, A.; Kim, J.; Rheaume, B.A.; Xing, J.; Hoyt, A.; Lecky, E.; Damania, A.; Steidl, T.; and Trakhtenberg, E.F. Neuroscience Letters, 2021, In Press.

Single cell transcriptome profiling of retinal ganglion cells identifies cellular subtypes. Rheaume, B.A.; Jereen, A.; Bolisetty, M.; Sajid, M.S.; Yang, Y.; Renna, K.; Sun, L.; Robson, P.; and Trakhtenberg, E.F. Nature Communications, 2018, 9(2759).

The extent of extra-axonal tissue damage determines the levels of CSPG upregulation and the success of experimental axon regeneration in the CNS. Kim, J.; Sajid, M.S.; and Trakhtenberg, E.F. Scientific Reports, 2018, 8(1):9839.


Barbara Paquette,

Neuroscience Department at UConn Health (primary), School of Medicine, UConn Health Master Calendar

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