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June 1, 2022

  • Priscilla is selected for the NIH Outstanding Scholars in Neuroscience Award (OSNAP)!

April 15, 2022

  • Camelia is awarded the 22-23 AAUW international fellowship!

April 09, 2022

  • John gets his NRSA funded from NIDCD!

June 09, 2021

  • Priscilla gets her NRSA funded from NIDCD!


June 03, 2021

  • Josh gets his NRSA funded from NIDCD!

April 08, 2020

  • Camelia Zheng (MSTP student) joins the lab! Welcome :)

April 02, 2020

  • ​New paper out in Current Biology:  R Vincis, K Chen, L Czarnecki, J Chen and A Fontanini - Dynamic Representation of Taste-Related Decisions in the Gustatory Insular Cortex of Mice. 

December 17, 2019

  • Ke Chen defended his PhD today. Needless to say, he did a fantastic job!

August 05, 2019

  • Jennifer Blackwell (new Postdoc) joined the lab

  • Siddarth Swaminathan (new Master student) joined the lab WELCOME :-)

May 31, 2019

  • John Chen (1st year PhD student) joined the lab

  • Priscilla E. Yevoo (1st year PhD student) joined the lab WELCOME :-)

January 31, 2019

  • New papers out:

       Czarnecki and Fontanini - Gustation and Olfaction: The Importance of Place and Time. Current Biology

       Chen, Vincis and Fontanini - Disruption of Cortical Dopaminergic Modulation Impairs Preparatory Activity and Delays Licking Initiation.     Cerebral Cortex

September 01, 2018

  • Alfredo Fontanini is the new chair of the Department of Neurobiology and Behavior and co-Director of the Neurosciences Institute.

September 01, 2018

  • Roberto Vincis joined the faculty of the Department of Biological Sciences at Florida State University.  

       Good luck Roberto!

May 31, 2018

  • Liam Lang (1st year PhD student) joined the lab.

  • Josh Kogan (1st year MSTP student) joined the lab.

    WELCOME :-)

March 12, 2018

  • The lab website is under construction

February 28, 2018

December 01, 2017

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