Bernstein Seminar
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July 31, 2018

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Institute for Biology I

University of Freiburg

Tuesday, 31 July 2018


17:15 h


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Lecture Hall (ground floor)
Bernstein Center Freiburg
Hansastraße 9a
79104 Freiburg


Hosted by Uli Egert

Circuits for Vision and Action

We aim to identify the mechanisms whereby the developing vertebrate nervous system controls visually guided behavior and rapid perceptual decision making (behavioral choice) at the level of synapses, cells and circuits. A main goal is to find neural circuits that perform certain computational steps such as stimulus detection, object classification and action selection, and to understand how circuit function emerges from synaptic connectivity. To achieve this, we use multiphoton calcium imaging and single-cell recordings targeted at genetically defined cell types in the zebrafish nervous system in combination with analysis of 3D electron microscopical data.

The talk is open to the public. Guests are cordially invited!



Hansastraße 9a
79104 Freiburg im Breisgau