Matt Colligan - Curriculum Vitae
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Author: mcol <mcol@posteo.net>
Date:   Wed, 17 Mar 2021 11:33:22 +0000

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diff --git a/cv.tex b/cv.tex @@ -46,13 +46,11 @@ \par \emph{Thalamocortical control of skilled motor movement} \par To assess the role of thalamocortical projections in skilled motor movement, I incorporated a head-fixed lever-push task with recordings - of population level neuron dynamics in mice. GCaMP - Ca\textsuperscript{2+} indicator was virally expressed in motor - thalamus and neuron activity was imaged via implanted microendoscopes. - Neuron activity was analysed for responsiveness and correlations with - forelimb movements. Retrograde tracer injections into layer 5b motor - cortex were used to identify the motor thalamic projection neurons of - interest. + of population level neuron dynamics in mice. From the large neural + activity dataset, I extracted neuron responsiveness, dynamics and + correlations with forelimb movements. Retrograde tracer injections into + layer 5b motor cortex were used to further categorise neurons based on + anatomical connectivity. \item[\textcolor{white}{2017 -- 2018} \hspace{5mm}\pt] \textbf{Research Technician, Theil Lab (part time)} \par The University of Edinburgh