“Using Worms to Crack the Human Brain” — Podcast 4: Scott Emmons

S. Emmons

On episode 4 of the Connectome podcast, I chat with Scott W. Emmons, Ph.D., a professor of neuroscience and genetics at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Emmons talks about his cutting-edge connectomics research, which may help us understand how neural circuits “decide” on a particular behavior. Though his recent work focuses on the nervous systems of microscopic worms, its implications may reach all the way to the human brain.

 

Click here to play or download:

Enjoy, and feel free to email us questions and suggestions for next time!

 

(Produced by Devin O’Neill at The Armageddon Club)

Share this post…
Email Facebook Twitter Linkedin Digg Delicious Reddit Stumbleupon Tumblr
You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.

Leave a Reply

Powered by WordPress | Designed by: free Drupal themes | Thanks to hostgator coupon and cheap hosting
Social links powered by Ecreative Internet Marketing