Updates

News featuring the Hashimoto-Torii lab, Dr. Hashimoto-Torii, and Dr. Torii! (July 17-19, 2017)

"NIH-funded mouse study sheds light on neural risks associated with prenatal alcohol exposure" (NIH, July 19, 2017) https://www.nih.gov/news-events/nih-funded-mouse-study-sheds-light-neural-risks-associated-prenatal-alcohol-exposure "Center for Neuroscience Research investigators join CIFASD" (Innovation District, Children's National Health System, July 17, 2017) https://innovationdistrict.childrensnational.org/center-neuroscience-research-investigators-join-cifasd/

Congratulations to Dr. Hashimoto-Torii, and Dr. Torii on their funding awards, and to Shahid Mohammad on his travel award!

Dr. Hashimoto-Torii's UH2 award: UH2 and Dr. Torii's R01: R01 Shahid Mohammad's travel award: "...RSA Junior Investigator Award for the 2017 RSA Scientific meeting. This award is funded by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) and will provide a $100 travel reimbursement/stipend and your registration fee will be covered by this award."

News featuring Ishii* Torii* et al. (Nature Comm. paper 2017) May 3-12, 2017

News featuring Seiji and Masaaki's Nature Communications paper! Congratulations everyone! The paper is titled "Variations in brain defects result from cellular mosaicism in the activation of heat shock signalling." The authors are Seiji Ishii*, Masaaki Torii*, Alexander I. Son, Meenu Rajendraprasad, Yury M. Morozov, Yuka Imamura Kawasawa, Anna C. Salzberg, Mitsuaki Fujimoto, Kristen Brennand, Akira Nakai, … Continue reading News featuring Ishii* Torii* et al. (Nature Comm. paper 2017) May 3-12, 2017

News featuring Torii et al. (PNAS paper 2017) March 28th & May 16, 2017

The Dana Foundation: "Highlighting Prenatally Damaged Neurons that Remain Vulnerable After Birth" (May 16, 2017) [http://dana.org/News/Highlighting_Prenatally_Damaged_Neurons_that_Remain_Vulnerable_After_Birth/ ]  InnovationDistrict (CNHS): "Finding the brain cells damaged by environmental stressors" (March 28, 2017) [http://innovationdistrict.childrensnational.org/finding-brain-cells-damaged-environmental-stressors/]

Alex’s collaborative paper published in Scientific Reports! Congratulations everyone!

Recently published collaborative paper in Scientific Reports! Congratulations to Alex and everyone else involved! The paper is titled, "Proteome dynamics during postnatal mouse corpus callosum development." The authors are Alexander I. Son, Xiaoqin Fu, Fumikazu Suto, Judy S. Liu, Kazue Hashimoto-Torii & Masaaki Torii. Paper is available here: http://www.nature.com/articles/srep45359

Collaborative paper published in ALCOHOL!

Recently published collaborative paper between Penn State College of Medicine and members of the Hashimoto-Torii Team in the journal, ALCOHOL! The authors are Imamura Kawasawa, Y., Shahid, M., Son, A.I., Morizono, H., Basha, A., Salzberg, A.C., Torii, M, Hashimoto-Torii, K. The paper is titled, "Genome-wide profiling of differentially spliced mRNAs in human fetal cortical tissue exposed to alcohol." … Continue reading Collaborative paper published in ALCOHOL!

News and Articles featuring Torii et al.(PNAS paper in 2017)

ACS Chemical Research in Toxicology: “An in Vivo Reporter System for Early Detection of Neuronal Cells Damaged in Utero by Environmental Stress” (March 20, 2017) [http://pubs.acs.org/doi/full/10.1021/acs.chemrestox.7b00044] Neuroscience News: “Pinpointing fetal cells vulnerable to later life stress” (January 2017)[Pinpointing fetal cells vulnerable to later life stress neuroscience news] Yale Daily News: “Study elucidates cell response to prenatal stress” (February 2017)[http://yaledailynews.com/blog/2017/02/14/study-elucidates-cell-response-to-prenatal-stress/] … Continue reading News and Articles featuring Torii et al.(PNAS paper in 2017)