Updates and Achievements

Samara Villa (F99/K00 Postdoctoral Fellow)

January 2024

Mackenzie Gamble, doctoral candidate, receives Travel Award to attend Molecular Psychiatry Conference in Hawaii, March 2024

Winter 2023
New Member Joins Our Group

Marco Aurélio Guimarães (Research Associate)

October 2023
Dr. Logan at Maine biomedical innovation and technology conference

Biomedicine in Maine is on the cusp of an exciting growth phase. Scientists are incubating new ideas, and institutions are investing in resources and building new partnerships to advance human health. As we continue to move forward together, we want to be creative and strategic about where the state is going in biomedicine, innovation and technology.

September 2023
NIAAA R21 Awarded to seney, ketchesin, and Logan

Our studies will be the first to examine cell type-specific rhythms in human striatum, how they are altered in alcohol use disorder (AUD), and their contribution to excessive alcohol consumption. These studies are central to understanding the mechanisms underlying circadian disruptions in AUD and may result in the discovery of novel therapeutic targets and/or time-dependent strategies for future treatments.

Summer/Fall 2023
New Members join our Group

Chen Fu (Senior Research Scientist), Juli Pavan (Postdoc), and Tara Delorme (Postdoc) join our laboratory; Welcome!