Laboratory

of Dr. Lisa Topolnik

Research

Our research program is focusing on the cellular and synaptic mechanisms involved in coordination and processing of information by the hippocampal GABAergic circuits and how these processes contribute to memory formation and consolidation.

Recent discoveries

In revision in eLife
Synaptic properties and network state-dependent recruitment of VIP-expressing interneuron-specific interneurons in the CA1 hippocampus
Xiao Luo, Alexandre Guet-McCreight, Ruggiero Francavilla, Vincent Villette, Frances K Skinner, Lisa Topolnik