August 2017. Kirby lab receives NARSAD Young Investigator Award. This grant provides support to the most promising young scientists conducting neurobiological research. Within the Kirby lab, this grant will fund our exciting work on tracking secreted proteins in the brain. To read more, see https://www.bbrfoundation.org/sites/default/files/pdfs/2017_yi_booklet_final.pdf
November 2017. Kirby lab heads to SfN. At the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, lab manager Bryon Smith will be presenting his work comparing the effectiveness of tamoxifen for inducing cre-lox recombination when administered through diet or injection. Bryon's abstract can be found here: http://www.abstractsonline.com/pp8/#!/4376/presentation/11960. It is poster #650.1.