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07/02/2018

Dr. Anderson talks about how brain chemistry might change in mice as a result of social isolation in Cell Press Podcast

May 2018 Cell Press Podcast (starts @ 7:45)

http://www.cell.com/podcast

03/29/2018

Dr. David Anderson was the featured speaker at The Cell Press-TNQ India Distinguished Lectureship Series

Dr. David Anderson was the featured speaker at the 2018 Cell Press-TNQ India Distinguished Lectureship Series, which was hosted in Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru.

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10/30/2017

Dr. David Anderson Receive NIH BRAIN Grants

Five Caltech researchers have received funding for three projects from the National Institutes of Health's Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) Initiative.

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02/10/2017

Caltech and the Tianqiao and Chrissy Chen Institute Launch Major Neuroscience Initiative

David J. Anderson, the Seymour Benzer Professor of Biology and a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator, will serve as the director of the new neuroscience institute, which will comprise five interdisciplinary research centers—including four new centers, founded through the gift from the Chens, and one existing center. Anderson will be named the inaugural holder of the Tianqiao and Chrissy Chen Institute for Neuroscience Leadership Chair.

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Caltech Neuroscience page

 


02/10/2017

17th Perl-UNC Neuroscience Prize Awarded to David Anderson

David Anderson, the Seymour Benzer Professor of Biology and a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator, has been awarded the 17th Perl-UNC Neuroscience Prize from the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill School of Medicine. The award, a $20,000 prize, is given to honor seminal discoveries in the field of neuroscience. Anderson is being recognized for "his discovery of neural circuit mechanisms controlling emotional behaviors," according to the award citation.

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link to UNC Neuroscience Center


08/12/2014

Anderson Lab's work on The New York Times

A Mouse Switch Turns Off Appetite

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07/28/2014

Anderson Lab's work on BBC News

Brain cells can suppress appetite, study in mice shows

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07/07/2014

Anderson Lab's work on aggression on MIT Technology Review

Optogenetics and genomic tools make it possible to pinpoint the source of memory, consciousness, and emotions.

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04/21/2014

Anderson Lab's new finding on aggression

Scalable control of mounting and attack by Esr1+ neurons in the ventromedial hypothalamus

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