Nervous System Development and Regeneration

Arlotta Laboratory

Programming, Reprogramming and Modeling of the Mammalian Cerebral Cortex

The execution of critical behaviors like movement, emotion, and intelligence relies on the orchestrated integration into functional circuits of an outstanding diversity of neuronal subtypes.... Read more about Arlotta Laboratory

Zhou Laboratory

The human body is a collection of numerous cells types.  Each cell type is tasked with performing a set of unique and highly specialized functions.  Our laboratory and others have shown that cells of adult organs can be instructively reprogrammed to assume new identities and perform new functions.