The review paper was published in a Special Issue "Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Neocortical Circuit Formation" of Cells as "Feature Paper"! Congratulations to Ray and Masaaki! The paper is titled, “New Molecular Players in the Development of Callosal Projections.” Paper is available here: https://www.mdpi.com/2073-4409/10/1/29/htm.
Paper was published in Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A! Congratulations to Seiji, Toru, Shahid, Amy, Edwin, Fahad, Nobu, Kazue and Masaaki! The paper is titled, “Primary cilia safeguard immature cortical neurons from environmental stress-induced dendritic degeneration.” Paper is available here: https://www.pnas.org/content/118/1/e2012482118.
Paper was published in Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders! Congratulations to Shahid, Steve, Toru, Nick, Kazue and Masaaki! The paper is titled, "Long-term spatial tracking of cells affected by environmental insults." Paper is available here: https://jneurodevdisorders.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s11689-020-09339-w
A book chapter was published in the Heat Shock Proteins book series! Congratulations to Dip, Kazue and Masaaki! The chapter is titled, "Role of Heat Shock Factor 1 in Neural Development and Disorders." The authors are Dipankar J. Dutta, Kazue Hashimoto-Torii, and Masaaki Torii. Book chapter is available here: https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007%2F7515_2020_10
Paper entitled "Dual role of RBP-J in the maintenance of neural progenitor cells and neuronal migration in cortical development" was published in Cerebral Cortex! Congratulations to Alex, Shahid, Toru, Seiji, Satoshi, Kazue and Masaaki! Paper is available here: https://academic.oup.com/cercor/advance-article/doi/10.1093/cercor/bhaa206/5890827?guestAccessKey=445926ab-c107-4968-acdf-867573b50bcb
Paper was published in Nature Neuroscience! Congratulations to Shahid, Steve, Seiji, Toru, Aiesha, Masaaki and Kazue! The paper is titled, "Kcnn2 blockade reverses learning deficits in a mouse model of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders." Paper is available here: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41593-020-0592-z
A review paper was published in Neuroscience Letters! Congratulations to Ankush and Kazue! The paper is titled, "HSP70 and HSP90 in neurodegenerative diseases." The authors are Abha Gupta, Ankush Bansal, and Kazue Hashimoto-Torii. Paper is available here: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neulet.2019.134678
Congratulations to Ray for receiving the Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Postdoctoral Fellowship (F32) from the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)!!
Lataisia was selected as an IF/THEN Ambassador by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) to serve as a role model for the next generation of women pursuing careers in STEM (Sept. 9, 2019). Congratulations, Lataisia!
Recently published review paper in Frontiers in Cell and Developmental Biology! Congratulations to Amy, Ray and Kazue! The paper is titled, " Prenatal Environment That Affects Neuronal Migration." The authors are Hye M. Hwang, Ray Y. Ku, and Kazue Hashimoto-Torii. Paper is available here: https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fcell.2019.00138/full