New Research to Reduce Seizures

Jennifer Walters and Hee Jung Chung

Congratulations to MBM Trainee Jennifer Walters and MBM faculty Hee Jung Chung, who recently discovered that TC-2153, an inhibitor of a brain-specific protein known as STEP, reduces seizures that originate in the hippocampus in mice.

Their research has been published …

New Beckman grants compliment MBM research

Hyunjoon Kong in his labMultiple MBM faculty and trainees will combine their efforts to facilitate two new grant programs from the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Alzheimer’s Foundation, in collaboration with Beckman Institute’s Neurotechnology for Memory and Cognition research group.

Hyunjoon Kong’s research …