6/2023: Jon Hacker will be joining the Yang Lab to begin his Ph.D. studies. Welcome, Jon!
Kathryn Reynolds was awarded the 2022 Neuroscience Chair’s Award for Post-Doctoral Research. She also placed 3rd in the Tufts Neuroscience Retreat Poster Contest.
5/2023: Elly Keum joined the Yang Lab as Senior Research Technician. Welcome, Elly!
3/2023: CONGRATULATIONS to our M.S. student Jingwen Hu for her acceptance to the GMCB Ph.D. program at Tufts University!
1/2023: CONGRATULATIONS to our lab manager, Rashed Alananzeh, and our M.S. student Maria Majid, who have been accepted into UCLA and Tufts MD programs, respectively.
9/2022: Rashed Alananzeh has been promoted to lab manager.
7/2022: Our lab technician Rashed Alananzeh was awarded an NIH NINDS supplement to conduct his own project titled: Comparison of exosome release and uptake into astrocytes between neuronal soma and neuronal axons. Congratulations Rashed!!
Kathryn Reynolds was awarded a FRAXA Fellowship. Congrats Kathryn!
9/2020: Yuqin’s paper “Astroglial FMRP deficiency cell-autonomously up-regulates miR-128 and disrupts developmental astroglial mGluR5 signaling” is published online ahead of print. Congratulations, Yuqin and Vanessa!
1/2020: First paper of the year on how Cocaine alters Neuron to Glia Exosome dynamics in the Nucleus Accumbems is published now on ‘Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience’!
10/19-23/19: Society of Neuroscience: Dr. Yang and Lab members will travel to Chicago for the 2019 Neuroscience meeting.
8/16/19: Last day with Andy and Leona before they go back to school. We wish them all the best!
7/2019: Paper Published in Neuron Communication!
5/17/19: Boston Interactive Glia Group (BIGG) Meeting