October 16, 2021

Our review on the role of the DRN in energy balance is out in TINS

In this review, published this week in Trends in Neurosciences, we discuss the key role of the dorsal raphe nucleus in the control of energy balance. Congrats, Varun! LEARN MORE

September 2, 2021

Our lab is awarded a Berrie Program grant in the Neurobiology of Body Weight Regulation

This grant will enable our lab to better understand the mechanisms through which the DRN senses and responds to internal stimuli relevant to energy homeostasis. LEARN MORE

June 22, 2021

Our lab is awarded a grant from the New York Nutrition and Obesity Research Center

This grant will allow our lab to push forward our molecular and physiology studies to investigate druggable targets with the dorsal raphe nucleus. LEARN MORE

June 18, 2021

Tasneem Sadok joins the Nectow Lab

Tasneem joins our lab after recently graduating from UCLA, Class of 2021, working in the lab of Lindsay De Biase. Welcome, Tasneem! LEARN MORE

November 8, 2020

Our viral technologies review is published in Nature Reviews Neuroscience

This review, in collaboration with Eric Nestler, outlines the key principles and properties of viruses that enable their use as efficient tools for dissecting neural function. LEARN MORE