THE COOPER LABORATORY
LIFE IN THE LAB:
NEWS AND EVENTS
The Cooper Lab hosts KCNQ2 family visits in Houston. See coverage by NBC Houston,
NBC Chicago, NBC Denver, and Jack's Army's blog.
Paper Alert! KCNQ2/3 channel collaboration with Kole Lab published as featured article by the
Journal of Neuroscience. (Link)
KCNQ2 spectrum investigator's workshop moderated by Dr. Cooper presented at American Epilepsy Society Annual Meeting in Washington DC.
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
Dr. Cooper, Dr. Li and the Pribaz Foundation featured in BCM Family article (Link)
Zhigang Ji joins the lab! (See Zhigang's cool and highly accessed optogenetics paper here)
Post-bac Angel Lopez will enter prestigious BCM Genetics PhD program. Congratulations Angel and thanks to fantastic SMART PREP program faculty!
Dr. Cooper awarded $1.7M NIH/NINDS grant to study KCNQ2-related epilepsy and symptomatic neonatal seizures.
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)
Post Doc Li Li Joins the lab. Welcome Li!
Lab and RIKEE collaborators presents accepted LATE-BREAKING abstracts at AES San Diego
Lab and BCM Epilepsy Research Center hosts Pribaz Foundation and Miles Family Fund for Retreat