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Departmental laboratories are fully equipped to facilitate both learning and reserch in different areas of anatomy as well as the neurosciences.

Additional rooms, most with computers and appropriate software, provide students space for study and research. Our common facilities provide students and faculty with “wi-fi” internet access.

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Event: Dissertation Defense

Location: Room A545, 5th Floor Main Building of the Medical Sciences Campus

Date: Monday, May 18, 2014 at 1:30 PM

Title: The role of neuromodulators with opposite effects on the motor output of the mouse spinal locomotor network controlling hindlimb locomotion

Presented by: JeanMarie Acevedo Rosario