2017 Poster of the Year

Since 2000, Advanced Targeting Systems has presented an award each year at the Society for Neuroscience meeting for the best Poster of the Year using ATS targeting tools.  This year the competition was fierce and some very exciting science was presented.

Congratulations to Luiz Oliveira for winning the annual Poster of the Year award at the Society of Neuroscience meeting.  Dr. Oliveira is from University of Sao Paulo in Brazil and used Orexin-B-SAP (Cat. #IT-20) in his poster:

“Role of orexinergic neurons in the chemosensory control of breathing in a Parkinson’s disease model”

The runners-up this year were:

  • Daniel Hulsey from University of Texas, Richardson, Texas USA used Anti-DBH-SAP (Cat. #IT-03) entitled:
    Vagus nerve stimulation dependent enhancement of motor cortex plasticity requires noradrenergic innervation
  • Kristen Horner from Mercer University in Macon, Georgia USA used Dermorphin-SAP (Cat. #IT-12) entitled:
    Patch compartment lesions reduce habitual sucrose consumption
  • Sally Krajewski-Hall from University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona USA used NK3-SAP (Cat. # IT-63) entitled:
    Increased core temperature following ablation of neurokinin 3 receptor-expressing neurons in the mouse median preoptic nucleus and adjacent preoptic area (MnPO/POA)
  • Andrea Suarez from USC in Los Angeles, California USA used CCK-SAP (Cat. #IT-31) entitled:
    Gastrointestinal vagal afferent signaling promotes hippocampal-dependent memory function in rats

Also, a big congratulations to the winner of the drawing for a $500 product credit:  Melissa Edler from Northeast Ohio Medical University in Rootstown, Ohio USA!