About The Synaptic Scoop

The Synaptic Scoop is a blog about everything neuroscience. I cover and provide my interpretation about hot off the press, perplexing, useful, and otherwise just plain cool neuroscience research.  Read, learn, enjoy!

About Me

Caitlin Kirkwood is a doctoral candidate in neurobiology at the University of Pittsburgh, where she received a B.S.E. in bioengineering in 2009. Her translational research focuses on molecular mechanisms of Alzheimer disease and psychosis.

Check out her ‘Introducing’ Q&A at the Scientific American Incubator blog.

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