Congrats to Wasil Ahmed!

Wasil was awarded a spot in the Yale STARS II program, which will support his efforts toward his senior thesis project.

New grant from the SMS Foundation!

The Cardin and Higley labs received a new joint grant to study dysregulation of large-scale cortical circuits in a mouse model of Smith-Magenis Syndrome!

Welcome to Hannah Batchelor!

Hannah is an MD/PhD student rotating in the lab. She’s working on mesoscale imaging of projection neurons during behavior.

Welcome to Lavonna Mark!

Lavonna joins the lab from the Yale-Singapore campus, and will spend a year working on an independent project here.

New grant from the Simons Foundation

The Cardin and Higley labs were awarded a new grant from the Simons SFARI program to use viral CRISPR mutation models in combination with whole-cortex imaging to study the effects of autism mutations on cortical function.