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Susumu Tonegawa

1986 Nobel Prize Medicine Winner
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1987 Nobel Prize Medicine Winner Susumu Tonegawa News

Notable Young Neuroscientist Dies

Scientist (blog)
As a postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of Susumu Tonegawa at MIT, Liu and graduate student Steve Ramirez used optogenetic techniques to identify the neurons involved in encoding fear memories in mice. In a follow-up study, Liu and Ramirez used ...

1987 Nobel Prize Medicine Winner Susumu Tonegawa News

70 years after WWII: My thoughts / Tonegawa: Only individual thinking can make ...

The Japan News
What prompted me to pursue a career as a researcher were the protests against revisions to the Japan-U.S. Security Treaty. I participated in those demonstrations in Tokyo in 1960 when I was a sophomore at Kyoto University, but the treaty was eventually ...

1987 Nobel Prize Medicine Winner Susumu Tonegawa News

5 Amazing Advances In Brain Research In 2014

Huffington Post
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers, led by Nobel Prize-winning immunologist Susumu Tonegawa, were able to plant false memories and remove existing memories in the hippocampus, an area of the brain associated with the formation ...

1987 Nobel Prize Medicine Winner Susumu Tonegawa News

Neurons can be reprogrammed to switch the emotional association of a memory

Medical Xpress
Susumu Tonegawa and colleagues from the RIKEN–MIT Center for Neural Circuit Genetics have now discovered that neurons in the hippocampus region of the brain can be artificially switched to encode memories as either positive or negative regardless of ...

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