LIFE IN THE LAB:

NEWS AND EVENTS 

Mar 2014

The Cooper Lab hosts KCNQ2 family visits in Houston. See coverage by NBC Houston

NBC ChicagoNBC Denver, and Jack's Army's  blog.

 

Mar 2014

Paper Alert! KCNQ2/3 channel collaboration with Kole Lab published as featured article by the

Journal of Neuroscience. (Link)

 

Dec 2013

KCNQ2 spectrum investigator's workshop moderated by Dr. Cooper presented at American Epilepsy Society Annual Meeting in  Washington DC.

 

Sep 2013

Dr. Cooper, Dr. Li and the Dr. Xu awarded grant to support new Q2 encephalopathy treatment 

research and animal models. Thanks to Rock the Block and CURE 

 

Jul 2013

Dr. Cooper, Dr. Li and the Pribaz Foundation featured in BCM Family article (Link)

 

Jun 2013

Zhigang Ji joins the lab!  (See Zhigang's cool and highly accessed optogenetics paper here)

 

May 2013

Post-bac Angel Lopez will enter prestigious BCM Genetics PhD program. Congratulations Angel and thanks to fantastic SMART PREP program faculty!

 

Feb 2013

Dr. Cooper awarded $1.7M NIH/NINDS grant to study  KCNQ2-related epilepsy and symptomatic neonatal seizures.

 

Jan 2013

Student Baouyen Tran BCM receives a EF predoctoral fellowship  with support from AES and the Pediatric Epilepsy Research Foundation to study KCNQ2 mutations in the lab  (Link)


Dec 2012

Post Doc Li Li Joins the lab. Welcome Li!
 

Dec 2012

Lab and RIKEE  collaborators presents accepted LATE-BREAKING abstracts at AES San Diego 

 

Dec 2012

Lab and  BCM Epilepsy Research Center hosts Pribaz Foundation and Miles Family Fund for Retreat